The former football star George Weah has won a landslide victory in Liberia’s senate elections, in polls disrupted by the Ebola outbreak.
On July 20 a man who was ill flew on commercial planes from the heart of the Ebola epidemic in Liberia to Lagos, Nigeria’s largest city.
Arik Air, West and Central Africa’s largest commercial carrier, has launched a frequent flyer program, aligning its offering with the industry’s foremost airlines in the process.
Nigeria has cleared all patients being monitored for the Ebola virus, the federal health ministry said on Wednesday, but doctors said they would have to wait to declare the outbreak over.
Many companies from the developed world are setting their sights on Africa as a new frontier for business.