Africa News

VIDEO: A family destroyed by Ebola

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

The BBC has spoken to Alexander Kollie, from Liberia, who lost almost all his family to Ebola, the deadly virus striking west Africa

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Ebola: US restricts airport arrivals

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

US rules requiring air passengers from the three West African countries worst hit by Ebola to travel via one of five airports come into effect.

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VIDEO: The famine report that shocked the world

Posted October 21st, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

How a government minister sought relief for a country in crisis

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VIDEO: Uganda’s president on Ebola response

Posted October 21st, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni tells the BBC what Africa and Africans should be doing to combat the spread of the Ebola virus.

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DR Congo doctor wins Sakharov prize

Posted October 21st, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

A doctor from the Democratic Republic of Congo wins Europe's Sakharov human rights prize for helping thousands of gang rape victims.

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Chelsea 6-0 NK Maribor

Posted October 21st, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Didier Drogba scores his first goal since rejoining Chelsea as they beat Maribor 6-0 - their biggest Champions League win.

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CSKA Moscow 2-2 Man City

Posted October 21st, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Manchester City surrender a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 at CSKA Moscow, with Ivorian Seydou Doumbia playing a key role.

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ICC warns Kenya on Kenyatta leaks

Posted October 21st, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

The International Criminal Court warns the Kenyan government against leaking information from President Uhuru Kenyatta's case to the media.

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Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence

Posted October 21st, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius begins serving time in jail, after being sentenced for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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Ebola crisis: My son’s survival saved me

Posted October 21st, 2014 by BBC News - Africa with No Comments

Son saves father from despair of family loss

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