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United States Secretary of the Navy, Ray Mabus, Wednesday 6 April paid a courtesy call on President Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown. He was accompanied by the US Ambassador to Sierra Leone John Hoover and other embassy staff.
Mr Ray Mabus is the 75th Secretary of the Navy of the United States and has occupied the position since 2009.
(CNN) -- On Thursday, Dr. Kent Brantly thought he was going to die.
It was the ninth day since the American missionary worker came down sick with Ebola in Liberia.
His condition worsening by the minute, Brantly called his wife to say goodbye.
Thankfully, the call was premature.
Timeline of Ebola patient's U.S. return
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, January 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 415th meeting held on 27 January 2014, adopted the following decision on the situation in Madagascar:
Oscar Pistorius, the Paralympic star accused of murder, held a personal memorial service on Tuesday night to honour Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend he shot dead at his home in what he claims was an accident.
The service took place at the home of his uncle Arnold, where the South African has been staying since he was released on bail awaiting trial.