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Spain, Greece improve to 3-0 in FIBA Basketball World Cup

Spain and Greece are headed to the round of 16, and Senegal is in position to join them after shaking up Group B with an upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup. 677 more words


The Ebola Chain Reaction

Reproduction Rate

The way Ebola spreads is simple: from one person to another. There’s an African animal reservoir — probably fruit bats — from which the virus finds its way into a human being once or twice a year, but from then on the virus is transmitted only through bodily fluids, not via an animal vector such as mosquitoes or fleas. 1,661 more words


Status after first month of Rally preparation

- Rally spot secured
– Support Truck and Team secured
– 24,2% of funding reached on GoFundMe
– Rally bike purchased
– Weight loss -6 kg (only -14 kg to go:-) 16 more words

WHO Ebola Disease Outbreak News: Senegal


WHO Ebola Disease Outbreak News: Senegal


GENEVA, Switzerland, September 1, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Epidemiology and surveillance


On 30 August 2014, Senegal’s Ministry of Public Health and Social Affairs provided WHO with details about a case of Ebola virus disease (EVD) announced in that country on 29 August. 248 more words

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Where Dad Picks Your Husband

My namesake, Foune, has never met her husband.

The marriage was arranged by her older brother who works in France, where he met Foune’s now husband, Alassan. 1,080 more words


An Original Report on Lesotho ... From 7,000 Miles Away

Adam Nossiter contributed an original report on the Lesotho coup. (Are we calling it a coup yet?)

Mr. Nossiter reported from Dakar, Senegal. This is how far Dakar is from Maseru, Lesotho. 8 more words


Senegal Ebola 'top priority emergency': WHO

DAKAR, Senegal – The effort to contain Ebola in Senegal is “a top priority emergency,” the World Health Organization said Sunday, as the government continued tracing everyone who came in contact with a Guinean student who has tested positive for the deadly disease in the capital, Dakar. 669 more words