Africa Timeline

Ebola Outbreak In Liberia Nearing Its End: Only Five Cases Remaining

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Finally, good news from West Africa concerning the deadly Ebola outbreak. Medical officials from the United Nations recently announced there are only five active cases of Ebola remaining in Liberia, and Medical Xpress described the announcement as the “clearest sign” that the outbreak of the virus in Liberia is about to see an end. After… Read more »

Boko Haram Beheads 6-Year-Old Christian Boy

Boko Haram Orders Beheading Of Christian Boy

Boko Haram has beheaded a 6-year-old boy simply for being a Christian. According to new reports from Christian Today and several other websites, the child was killed on June 1, but news of the attack didn’t make it global until this week. The attack reportedly occurred in Attagara, Gwoza district, Borno State, which is known… Read more »

Guinea Shuts Borders With West Africa In Bid To Halt Ebola Spread

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In Guinea, where the deadly Ebola outbreak emerged in March, health officials announced Saturday that the country was closing its land borders with some of the West African nations where the virus is spreading rapidly. As a result, the Liberia and Sierra Leone borders have been closed until further notice. Health Minister Remy Lamah told… Read more »

Boko Haram Strapped And Remotely Triggered Explosives On Unsuspecting Kidnapped Schoolgirls Which Were Scoured From A Captured Chinese Factory

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In what could only be deemed as one of the world’s most heinous crimes, the Boko Haram militants have been strapping explosives scoured from a Chinese factory onto little schoolgirls and exploding them via remote controls. Terrorism has been mutating into grotesque forms lately. The Boko Haram faction is perhaps the most dishonorable and cowardly… Read more »