Nigeria has made “impressive” military gains against Boko Haram, French President Francois Hollande said on Saturday, while adding that the Islamist terrorist group still poses a great threat to West Africa’s biggest economy.
Ebola is under control in West Africa and no longer constitutes a global health emergency, but African countries must remain on alert to counter new outbreaks, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday in Geneva.
Ebola no longer constitutes a global health emergency, but a high level of vigilance must be maintained in West African countries to prevent and control new outbreaks, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday in Geneva.
A woman who died in Sierra Leone on January 12 has tested positive for the Ebola virus, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, one day after the UN agency declared an end to virus' outbreak in West Africa.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon praised efforts by the international community and local actors that helped eradicate the Ebola outbreak in West Africa Wednesday, on the eve of a declaration that the world's worst Ebola outbreak is over.