September 23

September 22

September 20

  • Africa: AFCON Hosts Named

    Times of Zambia

    ZAMBIA yesterday missed out on the opportunity of hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) awarded the rights to Cameroon. Read more »

  • West Africa: UN Ebola Mission Launched

    UN News

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has officially established the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response and has instructed the advance teams for the first-of-its-kind... Read more »

  • Guinea: Three Journalists Murdered [press release]


    On September 17, 2014, a mob of villagers killed three journalists and six others who were raising awareness about Ebola in Womey, a village about 900km from Guinea's capital,... Read more »

September 19

September 18

  • Africa: Ebola Deaths Rise to 2,600

    Deutsche Welle

    More than 2,600 people have died in the current Ebola outbreak. The virus has so far infected at least 5,300 people in West Africa since early this year. Read more »

  • West Africa: Acceleration Seen in Ebola Outbreak, Death Toll Exceeds 2,600


    At least 2,622 people have died in the worst outbreak of Ebola virus in history, which has so far infected at least 5,335 people in West Africa, the World Health Organization (WHO)... Read more »

  • West Africa: Paul G. Allen's Tackle Ebola Campaign Adds Two Partnerships [press release]

    PR Newswire

    Support will provide much-needed services for medical workers working to combat the worst Ebola outbreak on record. Read more »

September 17

September 16

  • West Africa: Obama on Ebola Crisis - Full Text [document]

    White House

    Remarks by the President on the Ebola outbreak at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia: Read more »

  • West Africa: UN Calls for U.S. $1 Billion to Fight Ebola

    UN News

    The United Nations announced today that it would need nearly $1 billion for an exceptional, international response to Ebola outbreak in West Africa, with Secretary-General Ban... Read more »

  • West Africa: FACT SHEET: U.S. Response to the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa [document]

    White House

    As the President has stated, the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and the humanitarian crisis there is a top national security priority for the United States. In order to contain and... Read more »

  • West Africa: 'We Have to Act Fast' on Ebola - Obama [document]

    State Department

    The "daunting task" of containing Ebola can be accomplished, President Obama says. "We know that if we take the proper steps, we can save lives. But we have to act fast." Read more »

  • West Africa: Ghana Air Force Airlifts Relief Assistance to Three Ebola Affected Countries [press release]

    Ghana Govt.

    The Ghana Air Force has begun the airlifting of about one hundred tons of humanitarian food relief items to three Ebola affected countries, Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. Read more »

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