January 24, 2020 1:16 pm
Researchers have found the first genetic material from West Africa. On Wednesday a team reported that they had recovered DNA from four individuals in Cameroon, dating back as far as 8,000 years.
January 22, 2020 3:28 pm
The mass killing was carried out by a "terrorist group" the government has said in a statement. Violence in the West African country has surged recently as the fight against militants shows no signs of abating.
August 04, 2019 1:57 pm
Climate change will hit Africa particularly hard, fueling drought, heat and crop failures. Researchers are working to prepare the west of the continent for this scenario — with help from Germany.
February 05, 2018 1:47 am
Coordinating with Nigerian and Benin authorities to trace missing ship: Swaraj
November 19, 2014 1:14 am
October 26, 2014 3:45 pm
The EU nations also agreed to increase the deployment of medical and support staff in the affected region.
October 18, 2014 10:23 am
Obama said he didn't have a "philosophical objection'' to a travel ban.
October 16, 2014 1:32 pm
Obama also sought to ease growing anxiety and fears in the U.S. in the aftermath of a second nurse being diagnosed with Ebola.
October 16, 2014 8:55 am
"Essentially any hospital in the country can take care of Ebola. You don't need a special hospital room to do it," Dr. Tom Frieden.
October 14, 2014 1:11 pm
Nurse Nina Pham was among about 70 staff members at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who cared for Thomas Eric Duncan.