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EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2014-07-03

Ebola crisis talks held in Ghana

West Africa is racing to contain its first ever outbreak of the deadly tropical virus Ebola. Eleven regional health ministers met in Accra today for emergency talks on tackling an epidemic that has claimed at least 467 lives. The number of suspected cases and deaths has increased significantly, partly because the response to the first outbreak in April was relaxed too quickly.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2015-05-22 Burundi

At least 3 dead in grenade attack in Bujumbura

At least 3 people die in two grenade attacks in Bujumbura, this amid ongoing anti-government demonstrations against the president's bid for a third term. Also, the UN says some...

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2015-05-19 Burundi

Protests continue in Burundi as calls mount for election delay

In Burundi, local elections are exactly one week away and unrest that erupted into a coup attempt last week continues. Also, violence continues in South Sudan's civil war....

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2015-05-20 Burundi

Burundi: Nkurunziza delays parliamentary polls as clashes continue

All is well, says Burundi's leader, as parliamentary elections are postponed. Meanwhile, clashes between police, the military and protesters continue. Also, France announces that...

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2015-05-22 Burundi

At least two killed in fresh protests in Bujumbura

Clashes continue between protesters and police in Burundi, at least two more anti government demonstrators are killed as Brussels warns it will cut aid if president Nkurunziza...

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2015-05-13 Boko Haram

Tensions continue to rise in Bujumbura

The death toll from weeks of demonstrations against Burundi's president's candidacy in next month's elections continues to rise as does anger, and attacks, against police trying...

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