Angola’s halved its annual growth forecast to 1,3% and cuts spending as lower oil prices hammer Africa’s second largest producer.
West African AID activists say treatment is lagging for HIV AIDS sufferers.
In Ivory Coast, fewer than a third of HIV AIDS infected patients are receiving antiretroviral treatment.
Sierra Leone football star Sheriff Suma urges his compatriots attending the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro not to abscond.
Thirteen of Suma’s teammates at the world youth championship in Finland 13 years ago requested political asylum.
Sierra Leone has a record of sportsmen attending international competitions refusing to go home afterwards.