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  • VIDEO: Ebola news: 26 November in 15 secs
    Bangladesh's government bans Muslim devotees from five West African countries from attending a religious gathering in January over Ebola fears. Here's the story and other Ebola news - in 15 seconds.
    BBC News.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:27:04 GMT.
  • VIDEO: Prestigious prize for CAR journalist
    The conflict in the Central African Republic has killed thousands since the country descended into ethnic and sectarian violence in 2013 - but one man is determined to keep the plight of people there in the spotlight.
    BBC News.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:13:11 GMT.
  • Africa: Carlos Lopes Honored in End-Year List of Africa's Most Influential
    [Economic Commission for Africa]Addis Ababa -The Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa Mr. ...
    All Africa.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:00:50 GMT.
  • American Tower to buy Bharti Airtel African towers (RCR Mobile Minute)
    American Tower has agreed to buy Bharti Airtel’s Nigerian towers for just over $1 billion. The holding company for Bharti Airtel’s African operations will sell 4,800 towers to American Tower and then lease them back. ...
    Martha Degrasse.  RCR Wireless.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:10:55 +0000.
  • Congolese Doctor Receives Sakharov Prize
    A Congolese doctor has received the European Union's Sakharov human rights award for his work with thousands of gang rape victims in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
    Radio Liberty.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:13:44 +0000.
  • Ebola Co-discoverer: Long, Bumpy Road to Ending Epidemic
    West Africa's Ebola epidemic could worsen further before abating but new infections should start to decline in all affected countries by the end of this year, a leading specialist on the disease said on Wednesday. ...
    Voice of America.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:20:15 -0500.
  • In China’s Guangzhou, Ebola and Crackdown on Illegals Hits Trade Hard
    China has not recorded a case of Ebola, but the disease is affecting trade in southern Guangzhou, the city with the biggest African population in Asia. ...
    Voice of America.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:03:00 -0500.
  • New Burkina president vows to identify revolutionary hero Thomas Sankara's body
    Burkina Faso's new transitional president has promised to open an investigation to identify remains believed to be those of the West African nation's murdered revolutionary folk hero Thomas Sankara
    Hurriyet.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:43:00 +0200.
  • Zimbabwe’s Ruling Party Bars Vice President From a Top Panel
    Joice Mujuru, once seen as President Robert G. Mugabe’s heir apparent, was reported to have been disqualified because she had plotted to have him assassinated.
    Alan Cowell.  International Herald Tribune.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:02:21 GMT.
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  • World Briefing: Egypt: Apartment Building Collapses
    An apartment building in Cairo collapsed Tuesday, killing at least 19 people as rescuers and neighbors frantically dug through rubble with their hands to find survivors, the authorities said.
    International Herald Tribune.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:19:21 GMT.
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