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Senegal

 

Senegal, officially the Republic of Senegal is a country south of the Sénégal River in western Africa. It owes its name to the river that borders it to the East and North and that originates from the Fouta Djallon in Guinea. Senegal is externally bounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Mauritania to the north, Mali to the east, and Guinea and Guinea-Bissau to the south; internally it almost completely surrounds The Gambia, namely on the north, east and south, exempting Gambia's short Atlantic Ocean coastline.  Read More

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Obama talks NBA draft in Senegal

Jun 28, 2013 - Politico

Senegal: Talibés Turn Traders

Dec 09, 2011 - AllAfrica News

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Jeff Hulbert Of Annapolis, Maryland Protests In Front Of The White House In Washington
Ebola Czar In US To Work On Bringing Down Anxiety Levels About The Epidemic : Nigeria Cheers As It Becomes Ebola Free

By IBTimes AU

The Obama administration has done the right thing by giving the responsibility of Ebola action plan to a seasoned administrator. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: EUROPEAN UNION, NIGERIA

Bill Gates At The Global Alliance for Vaccines And Immunisation (GAVI) Conference
Bill Gates Believes Ebola Could Spread Outside West Africa, Warns Countries Should Strengthen Healthcare

By IBTimes AU

Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates believes it is difficult to assess whether government leaders have done the best they can to help contain the epidemic. The Ebola virus continues to claim lives as the death rate rises to 70 percent. (Sep 30)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, BILL GATES, AUSTRALIA, UNITED NATIONS, NIGERIA, INFECTION

Government health workers administer blood tests to check for the Ebola virus
Ebola Virus Could Infect Twenty Thousand People In Six Weeks

By IBTimes AU

The deadly disease, Ebola, is said to reach new heights with it tripling till the second of November. (Sep 25)

MORE TOPICS: INFECTION, NIGERIA

Health workers remove the body of Prince Nyentee, a 29-year-old man whom local residents said died of Ebola virus in Monrovia September 11, 2014.
Ebola Symptoms Observed In Perth Woman Arriving From West Africa

By IBTimes AU

A Perth woman who came from a conference in Western Africa is being observed for Ebola symptoms (Sep 23)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, AUSTRALIA, SOUTH AFRICA, NIGERIA, ETHIOPIA, BOTSWANA, UNITED NATIONS, WHITE HOUSE

An Ebola Virus Treatment Center In Monrovia
Ebola Virus Outbreak Origin Traced To Bats – Report

By IBTimes AU

Governments across the globe are taking measures to examine and contain the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa. (Sep 23)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, NIGERIA

Health workers remove the body of Prince Nyentee, a 29-year-old man whom local residents said died of Ebola virus in Monrovia September 11, 2014.
Ebola Infects Over 4,000 In West Africa

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

The Ebola virus is on the rampage, especially in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. (Sep 13)

MORE TOPICS: USAID, NIGERIA

2014 FIBA World Cup Live Streaming: Spain Vs. France Live Streaming Info And Quarterfinals Preview

By IBTimes AU

France is looking for payback when they face Spain for the second time in a week but the favoured hosts want a repeat performance from the group stages of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. The Spaniards manhandled the French, 88-64 last Wednesday and the Euro... (Sep 11)

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Workers from Doctors Without Borders unload emergency medical supplies to deal with Ebola
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By IBTimes AU

The number of people killed by the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa has reached 2,296, the World Health Organisation said on Wednesday, with the tally expected to still increase in the coming days. (Sep 10)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, NIGERIA

2014 FIBA World Cup: Greece vs. Argentina Live Streaming and Preview

By IBTimes AU

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MORE TOPICS: ARGENTINA

Workers from Doctors Without Borders unload emergency medical supplies to deal with Ebola
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By IBTimes AU

A legally valid Ebola vaccine will be a great relief to those suffering from the disease and can save many lives (Sep 04)

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