RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Africa

A collection of news and information related to Africa published by this site and its partners.

Top Africa Articles

Displaying items 89-99
  • Clinical coordinator

    Clinical coordinator
    Abu Fofanah has worked at Roland Park Place for more than seven years and was promoted to clinical coordinator in July 2013. What does your job entail? I act as the clinical coordinator in the health care center at Roland Park Place, which provides...
  • Ebola-exposed nurse arrives at National Institutes of Health clinic

    A female nurse who was exposed to Ebola while in West Africa arrived at the National Institutes of Health on Thursday, becoming the latest person to be admitted to a U.S. hospital after being exposed to the disease.  Officials with the NIH, based in...
  • Al Qaeda in Yemen blames U.S. for death of hostages in raid

    Al Qaeda in Yemen blames the United States for the death of a U.S. and South African hostage killed in a failed rescue attempt by U.S. forces, an official of the militant group said, arguing Washington had "foolishly" chosen armed force over negotiation....
  • American nurse exposed to Ebola admitted to Maryland hospital

    American nurse exposed to Ebola admitted to Maryland hospital
    An American nurse who was exposed to Ebola while volunteering in an Ebola treatment unit in Sierra Leone arrived at the National Institutes of Health's Clinical Center in Maryland on Thursday, the NIH said in a statement. The nurse was transferred to...
  • NIH admits American nurse exposed to Ebola in Sierra Leone

    NIH admits American nurse exposed to Ebola in Sierra Leone
    An American nurse recently exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering at a treatment unit in Sierra Leone was admitted to the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda on Thursday. The NIH confirmed the nurse's arrival Thursday...
  • Hansen: New African store hopes to shine light

     Hansen: New African store hopes to shine light
    Ethiopia does not generally elicit good thoughts. The country is blighted by famine, torn by civil wars and mired in political oppression. For women, it's even worse. Marriage by abduction accounts for about 70% of the nation's marriages, with some...
  • 'The Ebola fighters' honored by Time as person of the year

    'The Ebola fighters' honored by Time as person of the year
    Time magazine, as is its yearly tradition, has named a person of the year, and this year it chose multiple persons: those who are helping to fight the spread of Ebola around the world. "The rest of the world can sleep at night because a group of men and...
  • Pictures in the News | Dec. 3, 2014

     
    In Wednesday's Pictures in the News, a record-setting rainstorm covers Southern California. Hong Kong: The original founders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy Occupy movement tearfully announced on Tuesday that they would “surrender” by turning...
  • Time magazine names Ebola survivors, doctors its 2014 'Person of the Year'

    Time magazine names Ebola survivors, doctors its 2014 'Person of the Year'
    Time magazine named those fighting Ebola its 2014 "Person of the Year," applauding the work of medical relief teams, doctors, nurses, ambulance drivers and burial teams working in western Africa, where an outbreak of the virus has killed thousands. "For...
  • Ebola battle far from over, survivor says

    FORT WORTH, Texas The nation's attention has shifted away from the lethal Ebola virus because there are no active cases in the U.S., survivor Dr. Kent Brantly said Tuesday, but he urged the American public to remember the fight still rages in West Africa....
  • Why didn't US know about South African who died in failed Yemen rescue mission?

    JERUSALEM An account by the director of an aid group that negotiated the release of a South African hostage who was killed Saturday during a failed U.S rescue mission in Yemen raises new questions about the planning for the raid. Dr. Imtiaz Sooliman,...