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Photo: Boakai Fofana/allAfrica One of the ambulances in Monrovia picking up patients to be tested for Ebola.

By Chukwuma Muanya

A NEW study "On the Quarantine Period for Ebola Virus" published, last week, in the PLOS Currents: Outbreaks suggests that 21 days might not be enough to completely prevent spread of the virus. (Full article . . .)

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio (L) and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo

By Ellen Wulfhorst and Sebastien Malo

NEW YORK Fri Oct 24, 2014

(Reuters) - A doctor who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients was in an isolation unit in New York on Friday after testing positive for the deadly virus, becoming the fourth person diagnosed with the disease in the United States and the first in its largest city. (Full article . . .)

Ethiopia elected to serve at UN Human Rights Council (Walta Information Centre)

Addis Ababa, 23 October 2014 (WIC) – Ethiopia was elected on Tuesday to serve at the United Nation Human Rights Council starting from January 2015. (Full article . . .)

Ethiopia implementing integrated green growth strategy (Walta Information Centre)

Addis Ababa, 23 October 2014 (WIC) – Ethiopia was elected on Tuesday to serve at the United Nation Human Rights Council starting from January 2015. (Full article . . .)

Ethiopia implementing integrated green growth strategy (Walta Information Centre)

Addis Ababa, 22 October 2014 (WIC) - Assuming an international responsibility and setting a long-term vision, Ethiopia has been implementing an integrated green growth strategy, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has said. (Full article . . .)