EYE ON AFRICA
DR Congo: Clashes continue over proposed electoral lawIn DR Congo, human rights groups claim dozens have died, the government says far fewer - this as police crack down on demonstrations against a planned change to the electoral law.
GUINEA - EBOLA
UN chief tours West Africa as challenges plague Ebola responseUN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is ending his tour of Ebola-stricken countries in Guinea, where healthcare workers still battle some patients' reluctance to get tested and…
Tunisia presidential elections: Final day of campaigning ahead of Sunday's voteAmid tight security, over 5 million Tunisians are being called to the polls to elect a new president. UN Chief Ban Ki-Moon praises health workers battling Ebola on his tour of…
Nigeria mosque blast: Scores die in attack during prayers in KanoViolence continues as Nigeria struggles with insurgency. Authorities say at least 120 people have been killed and close to 300 injured in a bomb and gun attack on a mosque in…
Bullying gone bad in Gabon and taxi racketeers in Ivory CoastA news show produced exclusively from content provided by amateurs. Photos, videos and personal accounts from our network of Observers around the world - all checked by our staff…
Ebola brings Guinea, Sierra Leone to brink of recessionThe World Bank said Tuesday that the fallout from the deadly Ebola pandemic will push Guinea and Sierra Leone into recession next year.
Hollande warns against isolating Ebola-hit countriesFrench President François Hollande visited Guinea on Friday, where he warned of the possible economic and political dangers of isolating countries afflicted by the Ebola epidemic.
Hollande first Western leader to visit Ebola-hit GuineaFrench President François Hollande arrived in Guinea on Friday, making him the first Western leader to travel to a country hit hard by the deadly Ebola virus.
EBOLA - GUINEA
Guinea confirms theft of Ebola-infected bloodGuinea said on Monday a cooler carrying a stolen blood sample infected with the deadly Ebola virus, stolen en route to a test centre, was unlikely ever to be found.
Violent repression in Bahrain and Rio favelas that regret gang ruleA news show produced exclusively from content provided by amateurs. Photos, videos and personal accounts from our network of Observers around the world - all checked by our staff…
Liberia: The daily threat of EbolaLiberia is one of the countries most affected by the outbreak of Ebola, along with Sierra Leone and Guinea.
Ebola: Mali's first patient diesThe two-year-old girl who was Mali's first Ebola case has died. The WHO is warning of possible high-risk exposure. Also, Tunisian police kill six suspected militants after…