Plans Underway to Retrieve Americans With Ebola

Plans Underway to Retrieve Americans With Ebola

Plans are underway to bring back the two American aid workers sick with Ebola from Africa. A small private jet based in Atlanta has been dispatched to Liberia where the two Americans work for missionary groups. Officials say the jet is outfitted with a

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BRIEF-Zurich Insurance SA says H1 net realised gains rises to 43 mln rands

BRIEF-Zurich Insurance SA says H1 net realised gains rises to 43 mln rands

Aug 1 (Reuters) – Zurich Insurance Company South Africa Ltd. * Underwriting result is a deficit of R199 million compared to a deficit of r150 million during comparative period. * Commissions increased marginally by 1% to r332 million (2013: r328 million).

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Breaking Bad Star Aaron Paul To Star In New Netflix Animated Series With Will …

Breaking Bad Star Aaron Paul To Star In New Netflix Animated Series With Will …

The “darkly hilarious, irreverent and serialized” new show is said to be a comedy for adults and features the voice of Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad) as BoJack’s human sidekick. Amy Sedaris voices BoJack’s ex, Princess Carolyn and Alison Brie from Community …

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Baby Food South Africa 2014

Baby Food South Africa 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Illinois – United States – August 01,2014 (PR Carbon): Baby Food South Africa 2014 is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. This report analyzes the Baby Food industry demand prospects in South …

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Demo To Hit Mahama As He Attends US-Africa Leaders Summit

Demo To Hit Mahama As He Attends US-Africa Leaders Summit

With a permit received, Concerned Ghanaians in the US – on August 6th, 2014 – will be staging a mammoth DEMONSTRATION against John Mahama as he attends the US-Africa Leaders’ Summit in Washington D.C., the political capital of the world. This will …

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Erica Barnes gets citizenship papers and apology from Canada

Erica Barnes gets citizenship papers and apology from Canada

A teenage girl’s six-year-long battle for Canadian citizenship is finally over after Immigration Canada admitted it made a mistake and lost her approval due to a technical error. The error was uncovered after CBC News ran a story on the plight of the

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Ukraine MH17: Forensic scientists reach jet crash site

Ukraine MH17: Forensic scientists reach jet crash site

Explosions were reportedly heard near the site after their arrival. A journalist for AFP news agency heard several “powerful” blasts and saw a plume of smoke less than 10km (six miles) from the crash site. Russian aviation experts are also in Ukraine

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UbuntuNet reveals new research network in Africa

UbuntuNet reveals new research network in Africa

The Ubuntu Alliance and European research network Dante have commissioned the UbuntuNet network. The network is a a regional high-speed internet network that will connect educators, students and researchers in southern and eastern Africa to their …

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During Transport, A Giraffe In South Africa Hits Head On Overpass, Dies

During Transport, A Giraffe In South Africa Hits Head On Overpass, Dies

A pair of giraffes being transported in a crate approach a low bridge on a freeway in Centurion, South Africa on Thursday. Thinus Botha Barcroft Media /Landov. As one South African journalist put it on Twitter, this tale is worthy of Aesop: It starts

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Hopping From City to City, Urbanized Ebola Reflects a Changing Africa

Hopping From City to City, Urbanized Ebola Reflects a Changing Africa

Basic measures of containment, like isolating the sick, tracking people who’ve come into contact with infected individuals and ensuring that health workers are protected are bigger challenges in cities without solid health care infrastructure. “It’s

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