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News Guinea » Nzerekore: Guinea: Refugee Influx Adds Fuel to Aids Crisis in Southeast Guinea

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Publication date: Sunday 25 July 2004

Nzerekore — There are only two AIDS testing centres in the whole of Guinea and only one pilot project supplying anti-retroviral drugs to a group of 50 people. Aid workers and medical staff say the disease is spreading out of control in the country's ...

News Guinea » Nzerekore: Hundreds of contacts identified and monitored in new Ebola flare-up in Guinea

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Publication date: onday 21 March 2016

Nzérékoré, Guinea — More than 800 contacts of recently confirmed Ebola cases in Guinea’s southern prefecture of Nzérékoré have been identified and placed under medical monitoring in a bid to contain a new flare-up of Ebola virus disease.

News Guinea » Nzerekore: Ethnic tensions threaten to explode in southeast

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Publication date: uesday 06 July 2004

Government officials in Nzerekore told IRIN that hundreds of people were arrested following the disturbances on 16 and 17 June and 90 percent of them were Liberians. Jean-Marie Dore, leader of the opposition Union for the Progress of Guinea (UPG ...

News Guinea » Nzerekore: Ebola outbreak: Guinea health team killed

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Publication date: Friday 19 September 2014

but the BBC's Makeme Bamba in Guinea's capital, Conakry, says many villagers accuse the health workers of spreading the disease. Others still do not believe that the disease exists. Last month, riots erupted in Nzerekore, 50 km (30 miles) from Wome ...

News Guinea » Nzerekore: Guinea's former coup leader says he will run for president

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Publication date: onday 11 May 2015

He returned to Guinea briefly for his mother's funeral in Nzerekore in 2013. The former army captain resigned from the military last month, his lawyer said. His decision to contest the presidency comes amid mounting tensions in Guinea after a month of ...

News Guinea » Nzerekore: Guinean city enveloped by cloud of yellow dust

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Publication date: hursday 19 April 2012

Caleb Kolié, who is originally from Nzérékoré, now works as the director of Guinea’s Familia FM radio in Conakry. He took the initiative to have the “yellow cloud” filmed in a bid to pressure local authorities into action. I asked a young ...

News Guinea » Nzerekore: Attack on Ebola education team in Guinea leaves eight dead

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Publication date: hursday 18 September 2014

Guinea's Prime Minister Mohamed Said Fofana, speaking earlier, said six people have been arrested following the incident, which took place on Tuesday in Wome, a village close to the town of Nzerekore, in Guinea's southeast, where Ebola was first identified ...

News Guinea » Nzerekore: Scores killed in brutal ethnic clashes in Guinea

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Publication date: hursday 18 July 2013

Officials said Wednesday that clashes in south-eastern Guinea Conakry have killed 54 people and injured scores more, and warned the death toll could be higher. The country’s second-largest city, Nzerekore, and the surrounding forest region near the ...

News Guinea » Nzerekore: Ebola In Guinea: Fourth Person Dies Of Virus Days After WHO Declares End Of Flare-Up In Neighboring Sierra Leone

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Publication date: Saturday 19 March 2016

Fode Tass Sylla, spokesman for the center that coordinates Guinea's efforts to tackle the Ebola virus, said, according to Reuters: “The young girl who was hospitalized at the Ebola treatment center in Nzerekore [city] is dead.” It was not immediately ...