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Banjul King Fahad Mosque and surroundings. Banjul (formerly Bathurst), officially the City of Banjul, is the capital of the Gambia, and is in the division of the same name.
Africa   Photos   The Gambia   Tourism in Gambia   Wikipedia: The Gambia
 The Independent 
The Gambia in the Summer
Wed 2 Jul 2014
The Gambia may be the smallest country in mainland Africa but this is no reflection of it rich versatile offering. Already established as a haven for winter sun visitors The Gambia is fast becoming... (photo: Creative Commons / Bjørn Christian Tørrissen)
Guineans are pictured at the km36 checkpoint leading to Conakryoutside the capital in Guinea Conacky, Wednesday March 11, 2008. When the planes loaded with cocaine arrived, Guinea's presidential guard secured the cargo. Drug deals were conducted inside the first lady's private residence, and the drugs were carried to Europe in the country's diplomatic pouch. In their bid to reach Europe, Latin American drug traffickers have found the broken nations along Africa's West coast, easily corrupting their ruling elite.
Drugs in West Africa   Photos   West Africa   West Africa Commission on Drugs   Wikipedia: War on Drugs
 Daily Press 
Decriminalize drugs in West Africa to avoid failures of past: report
Thu 12 Jun 2014
By David Lewis DAKAR (Reuters) - Governments in West Africa should decriminalize drug use and treat the issue as a health problem, because a "war on drugs" will fail in the region as it has elsewhere,... (photo: AP / Jerome Delay)
Dr. David Mcray, left, listens to a question during a news conference with Dr. Jason Brewington, center, and Dr. Darrin D'Agostino about fellow doctor Kent Brantly Monday, July 28, 2014, in Fort Worth, Texas.  Canberra Times  Wed 30 Jul 2014
Peace Corps withdraws over Ebola fears
Medical personnel demonstrate protective equipment to educate team members on the Ebola virus in Liberia. Photo: Reuters Washington: The US Peace Corps announced on Wednesday it... (photo: AP / LM Otero)
African Ebola Virus   Ebola Outbreak   Photos   US Peace Corps   Wikipedia: 2014 West Africa Ebola outbreak
In this photo taken on Sunday, July 27, 2014, a boy, center, selling soft drinks walks past a clinic taking care of Ebola patients in the Kenema District on the outskirts of Kenema, Sierra Leone. Liberia President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has closed some border crossings and  The Guardian  Wed 30 Jul 2014
Ebola outbreak: pan-African airline halts flights to west African countries
Togo-based ASKY suspends flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone after death of one of its passengers from ebola Banner in Monrovia, Liberia, warns people to be cautious about the ebola virus.... (photo: AP / Youssouf Bah)
African Health   Ebola Virus   Photos   WHO   Wikipedia: 2014 West Africa Ebola outbreak
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Fruit and Vegetables The Daily Telegraph Wed 30 Jul 2014
A five a day diet of fruit and vegetables is best – more is pointless ...
Related Articles 'Juicing shouldn't be treated like a slimming craze' 10 Jul 2014 Junk food before falling pregnant raises premature birth risk: study 26 May 2014 Healthy... (photo: Creative Commons / Midori)
Fruit   Nutrition   Photos   Vegetable   Wikipedia: Diet (nutrition)
File - In this photo taken Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, fighters from a Christian militia movement known as the "anti-balaka" display their makeshift weaponry in the village of Boubou, halfway between the towns of Bossangoa and Bouca, in the Central African Republic. Daily Press Tue 29 Jul 2014
Gold, diamonds feed Central African religious violence
NDASSIMA Central African Republic (Reuters) - Three young rebels, their AK47s propped against wooden stools in the afternoon heat, guard the entrance to the giant... (photo: AP / Florence Richard)
Africa   Central African Republic conflict - Robbery   Photos   Religious violence in Central African Republic   Wikipedia: Central African Republic conflict (2012–2014)
USAID Invests $38 Million in New YALI Centers to Support Young, Emerging Leaders in Africa (USAID - US Agency for International Development) noodls Tue 29 Jul 2014
USAID Invests $38 Million in New YALI Centers to Support Young, Emerging Leaders in Africa (USAID - US Agency for International Development)
(Source: USAID - US Agency for International Development) WASHINGTON, D.C. - President Barack Obama today announced that the U.S. Agency for International... (photo: UN Photo / Catianne Tijerina)
African   Children   Photos   USAID   Wikipedia: United States Agency for International Development
Security Council Unanimously Adopts Resolution Affirming Critical Role of Regional Cooperation in International Peacekeeping, Security (28 July 2014) (United Nations Security Council) noodls Tue 29 Jul 2014
Security Council Unanimously Adopts Resolution Affirming Critical Role of Regional Cooperation in International Peacekeeping, Security (28 July 2014) (United Nations Security Council)
(Source: United Nations Security Council) Security Council 7228th Meeting (AM) International, regional and subregional organizations must create partnerships that enable... (photo: UN Photo / Catianne Tijerina)
C. African Republic   International Peacekeeping   Photos   Security Council
 Cameroon´s President Paul Biya studies documents during a meeting with Nigeria´s President Olusegun Obasanjo and U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan, Friday, Nov. 15, 2002, at the UN headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Annan invited both Presi The Independent Mon 28 Jul 2014
Boko Haram kidnaps wife of top politician in Cameroon as cross-border attacks increase
Boko Haram is believed to be behind the kidnapping of Cameroon’s deputy Prime Minister’s wife. At least three people were killed in the attack on Sunday involving 200... (photo: AP/Keystone, Martial Trezzini)
2014 Boko Haram attacks - Cameroon   Amadou Ali   Photos   Terrorism in Cameroon   Wikipedia: Timeline of Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria
In this Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011 photo, a police officer armed with an AK-47 rifle walks past pedestrians as he patrols a major road in Maiduguri, Nigeria. The radical sect Boko Haram, which in August 2011 bombed the United Nations headquarters in Nigeria, is the gravest security threat to Africa's most populous nation. Canberra Times Sun 27 Jul 2014
Boko Haram kidnap wife of Cameroon's vice PM, say officials
A video released by the Nigerian Islamist extremist group Boko Haram shows leader Abubakar Shekau. Photo: AFP Yaounde: The wife of Cameroon's vice prime minister was... (photo: AP / Sunday Alamba)
Boko Haram   Cameroon   Photos   Terrorism   Wikipedia: Boko Haram


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