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Gambia: “Aggravated Homosexuality’’ Offence Carries Life Sentence

Gambia: “Aggravated Homosexuality’’ Offence Carries Life Sentence

Gambia’s recent passage of a homophobic law puts the already persecuted lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) community at even greater risk of abuse, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said today

EBOLA: This catastrophe must never happen again

Following the Ebola virus outbreak, the United Nations set up its first-ever public health mission – the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) to deal with the pandemic

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Nigeria: We’ll Beat PDP Mercilessly in 2015, Rivers APC Declares

The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared that it will beat the main opposition party in the State, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), ruthlessly during next year’s governorship and other elections

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World Bank Approves support to Liberia

The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors, has approved 30 million Dollars to support Liberia’s medium-term strategy to strengthen its transparency and accountability mechanisms

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Mali’s first Ebola case imported from Guinea – WHO

Investigations undertaken by the ministries of health in Mali and Guinea, assisted by World Health Organisation (WHO), have clarified the early exposure history that Mali’s first Ebola case was imported from Guinea

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CAF expel Morocco from Nations Cup 2015

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has banned Morocco from participating in the 2015 Nations Cup after the later pulled out of hosting due to Ebola concerns

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T.B. Joshua Pays Tribute To Synagogue Collapse Casualties In Song

Prophet T.B. Joshua’s official YouTube channel ‘Emmanuel TV’ has released an emotive song dedicated to those who lost their lives in the tragic incident that left over 100 dead in September 2014

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Gambia has again demonstrated its blatant disregard for human rights by stopping a UN team from investigating allegations of torture and extrajudicial killings in the country, Amnesty International said today

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NADMO prepares for influx of immigrants from Burkina Faso

National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) is putting in precautionary measures to take care of influx of immigrants from Burkina Faso

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The President of Zambia, Michael Sata, has died at a hospital in London on Tuesday according to the government in Lusaka

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Al Jazeera journalist vindicated after Interpol rejects request from Egypt

Interpol, the international organisation for police cooperation, has rejected a request from Egypt to issue one of its red notices against Ahmed Mansour, an Al Jazeera journalist

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Mali confirms its first case of Ebola

Mali’s Ministry of Health has confirmed the country’s first case of Ebola virus disease

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United States (U.S.) Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, is travelling to Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ghana and Belgium from October 25 to October 30

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Flag raising to commemorate UN day held in Accra

A flag raising ceremony and a model United Nations (UN) session to commemorate the 69th anniversary of the UN day was held on Friday in Accra

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Nigeria: Olejeme is our candidate – Ndokwa PDP leaders

Peoples Democratic Party leaders in Ndokwa West Tuesday suppressed their differences and in one voice recommended Dr. Ngozi Olejeme as a successor to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan

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Nigeria is now free of Ebola virus transmission – WHO

The World Organization (WHO) has officially declared that Nigeria is now free of Ebola virus transmission

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