Category: Africa News

Obama Lifts US Sanctions on Liberia

  LIBERIA –       PRESIDENT Barack Obama lifted U.S. sanctions on Liberia Thursday. White House spokesman Ned Price cited what he calls Liberia’s “tremendous progress” since emerging from civil war in 2003, including…

Sierra Leone Declared free of Ebola

  SIERRA LEONE –       CHEERS erupted and people danced in the streets Saturday as Sierra Leone marked the end of the Ebola outbreak within its borders, although neighboring Guinea still struggles to…