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Ghana: Sickness, Economic Downturn and Oil Flow

Ebola! Lawmakers are calling for an urgent preparation task force to stop the spread of Ebola in the country. Liberia and Guinea have featured fatal outbreaks in recent weeks. Former Minister for Health, Joseph Yieleh Chireh, and Dr. Richard Anane have urged the Ghanian parliament to organize stock ups of current preventative medication to prevent… Continue reading

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Senegal: Problems With No Quick Solutions

Homophobic Violence in Rufisque Police in Senegal have arrested four young men accused of hunting down and injuring five gay men with stones and batons, in the city Rufisque, just outside of Senegal’s capital.The suspects were arrested for destruction of property and causing injury. Anti-gay sentiment runs deep in Senegal, where the penal code calls… Continue reading

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