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  1. Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts virusRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    ... according to the latest World Health Organisation (WHO) data, putting great strain on the health systems of some of Africa's poorest countries. The WHO report, released on Saturday, showed that there were 19 new deaths and 67 new cases within the ...

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  2. 2014 ENnies interview #6: Imaginary EmpireRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    This interview is part of a series of focusing on candidates in the running for the 2014 ENnie Awards .

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  3. Somali Musician Saado Ali Warsame Shot DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    The singer/songwriter, who was also a member of parliament in Somalia, was gunned down when assassins ambushed her car in the capital Mogadishu on Wednesday (23Jul14). After being called out six times to break up a rowdy party at his new digs in Beverely Hills, the police...

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  4. Manx aid to try to curb spread of deadly diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iom Online

    Emergency funding from the Isle of Man is designed to help fight the spread of a deadly disease in Sierra Leone.

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    5 hrs ago | This is Bath

    The number of people killed in acts of terrorism across the world has risen dramatically in the past year, according to Bath-based risk analysis company Maplecroft.

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  6. Dine With Endangered Rothschild Giraffes at the Giraffe Manor Sanctuary-Hotel in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    There is a wonderful place in Nairobi where you can stay at a colonial mansion and share your vacation with 10 giraffes.

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  7. Recruitment of child soldiers persists in DRC: UN reportRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Jurist

    The UN has documented almost 4,200 cases of recruitment of boys and girls by both government and rebel forces between 2010 and 2013.

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  8. Somali lawmaker, driver gunned downRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Somali lawmaker Saado Ali Warsame and her driver were killed by suspected Islamist gunmen Wednesday in a drive-by shooting in the capital Mogadishu, police and witnesses said.

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  9. 25 killed in bomb explosion in NigeriaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Nerve News

    At least 25 people were killed Wednesday in a bomb explosion in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna, police said.

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  10. No date yet for Gaza team's departureRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    It was not known when South Africa's special envoy would leave for Israel and Palestine, as unrest in the Gaza strip intensifies.

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  11. Sierra Leone Ebola center doctor infectedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    A medical doctor in charge of the ebola treatment center in Sierra Leone is diagnosed with the ebola disease, the Health Ministry confirmed Wednesday.

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  12. Second bomb in Nigeria's Kaduna kills 50 - Red Cross workerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | AlertNet

    A second bomb blast in Kaduna killed 50 in the north Nigerian city's crowded Kawo market on Wednesday, a local Red Cross worker on the scene told Reuters by telephone.

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  13. Somali woman MP famed for political songs shot dead by IslamistsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | AlertNet

    Soldiers serving in the African Union Mission in Somalia assess the damage sustained during an attack at the presidential palace in the capital Mogadishu July 9, 2014.

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  14. .com | Suicide bomber in Kaduna kills 25Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News24

    Nigeria's president has reportedly vowed to bring back the more than 200 abducted schoolgirls, saying his government is doing everything possible to secure their release.

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  15. .com | ANC welcomes special envoy to Israel, PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News24

    ... said the ANC welcomed Zuma's undertaking to invite Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on a working visit to South Africa. On Sunday, Zuma called on both the Israel defence force and Hamas militia to stop hostilities. He called on Israel to withdraw ...

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  16. US man claims African land as his own kingdom, makes his daughter a 'princess'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... probably one of the few people who've been to Egypt and not seen the pyramids!" he said. "We're going to help kids in Africa that don't have food. We're going to build a garden as big as our land," she says. Heaton envisions an oasis of ...

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  17. Liberia: Ganta records first Ebola deathRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    The Christian run United Methodist Hospital in Ganta has recorded what is said to be its first Eboal death, months after it reported the first patient it diagnosed during the initial outbreak of the virus here.

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  18. Associates, Lawyers Pay Tributes To AturuRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    Human rights activists, lawyers, jurists, labour leaders, members of civil society organiations and a host of others on Tuesday, paid glowing tributes to the late activist and lawyer, Mr Bamidele Aturu, at a special colloquium organised in his honour ahead of his burial on Friday in Ondo State.

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  19. 'Suicide bomber' kills at least 25 in KadunaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    A suicide bomb on Wednesday in the northern Nigeria city of Kaduna killed at least 25 people, in what appeared to be an assassination attempt on a cleric who has criticised Boko Haram, police said.

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  20. Fasheun: A Paid PDP Hireling -APCRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has described the statement credited to Dr. Fredrick Fasheun that the Fashola administration is exploiting Lagosians as not only ludicrous but also the best advertisement for the politics of the highest bidder which Fasheun has been known for.

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