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Ebola Is Back. Here’s How The New Outbreak Is Different From...

Ebola is back.For more than four decades, the rare but deadly virus has terrorized the world, with news of a new outbreak cropping up...

Ethiopia is now Africa’s fastest growing economy

Ethiopia's economy is predicted to grow by 8.5% this year. The figures signal continued economic expansion following a long period of impressive growth. In...

Armed men storm Nigeria’s senate, stealing mace

The men were allegedly led by suspended lawmaker Ovie Omo-Agege who seized the symbol of authority from the upper legislative chambers sitting in Nigeria's...

Winnie Mandela, South African anti-apartheid activist, dies at 81

The family said in a statement that she passed away at the Netcare Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa after a long illness, for...

Keep shouting, don’t become anesthetized, pope tells young people

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis, starting Holy Week services leading to Easter, urged young people on Sunday to keep shouting and not allow...

World’s last male northern white rhino dies

The 45-year-old rhino named Sudan had been in poor health in recent days and was being treated for age-related issues and multiple infections.A veterinary...

Donors give computers to Ghana school where teacher taught computer tech...

Now Richard Appiah Akoto, who gained fame last month for teaching computer technology without computers at Betenase M/A Junior High School in the southern...

Ghanaian teacher draws Microsoft Word on a blackboard

His students need to pass a national exam that includes questions on information and communication technology (ICT) -- but the school hasn't had a...

‘Paramedic’ Ants Are the First to Rescue and Heal Their Wounded...

Matabele ants, native to sub-Saharan Africa, lay siege to the termite colonies they eat by the hundreds, braving the potentially life-threatening bites of large...

5 Takeaways From Soros at Davos: U.S. Gerrymandering, Court Rigging, And...

Most media organisations focused on George Soros's comments about social media and the oligarchy of information arbiters following his annual appearance at the World...