Tag Archives: Africa

Watch Australia Vs. South Africa Rugby Highlights: Full Wrap-Up, Australia Break Historic Losing Streak With 23-17 Win

The Australia Wallabies battled the South Africa Springboks for survival in the 2016 four-nation Rugby Championship tournament in an international rugby union Test match on Saturday as the hosts managed their first win in the competition and ended a six-match losing streak, scoring a 23-17 victory over the Springboks in Brisbane. Australia hads already suffered defeat in their first two ...

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UN tally of Ebola deaths passes 10,000, most in West Africa

In this photo taken on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, a board stating that a homestead is under quarantine, an order which lasts for twenty-one days, due to the Ebola virus in the Kambia district, in Kambia, Sierra Leone. According to the head of the national Ebola response Centre, complacent behavior in Sierra Leone has led to a worrying spike in ...

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Ebola epidemic could cost Africa $33 billion, says World Bank

Matt BradwellWASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (UPI) — The World Bank warned the economic impact of Ebola could cost up to $ 33 billion and leave worse lasting damages if world leaders fail to respond to the crisis. Top News – UPI.com

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For The First Time, Someone Has Contracted Ebola Outside Of West Africa

For the first time, a person has contracted the Ebola virus outside of West Africa — a nurse working at a Madrid hospital where two other Ebola patients were treated after contracting the disease in Africa, CNN is reporting. The unnamed nurse was part of a team that treated two Ebola patients — missionary Manuel García Viejo and priest August ...

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