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Pistorius prosecutors consult expert over appeal

Pistorius prosecutors consult expert over appeal

STELLENBOSCH — Oscar Pistorius could still face a murder conviction and 15 years in prison for killing his girlfriend as prosecutors said today (Oct 24) they had consulted a...

WHO admits it botched Ebola response

WHO admits it botched Ebola response

Geneva — The World Health Organisation (WHO) has admitted that it botched attempts to stop the now-spiralling Ebola outbreak in West Africa, blaming factors including...

Nigeria sets an example in the fight against Ebola

Nigeria sets an example in the fight against Ebola

LAGOS — When Liberian development consultant Patrick Sawyer collapsed in the arrivals hall of Lagos airport with the symptoms of Ebola in July, the initial reaction, both inside...

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