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Glenn McKenzie

Glenn McKenzie

    Suspicions drive polio-vaccine boycott in Nigeria
    Suspicions drive polio-vaccine boycott in Nigeria
    Isa Mohammed distrusts doctors, especially white foreign ones.
    Two more Nigerian states boycott polio campaign
    Two more Nigerian states boycott polio campaign
    A boycott of the vaccine for polio spread to two more northern Nigerian Islamic states on Tuesday, United Nations Children's Fund officials said,...
    Hungry masses storm Monrovian barricades
    Hungry masses storm Monrovian barricades
    Desperate for food, tens of thousands of civilians broke through barricades on Monrovia's front-line bridges on Friday, reuniting Liberia's...
    'If we don't get shot, we'll die of hunger'
    'If we don't get shot, we'll die of hunger'
    A ship stocked with food is waiting off Liberia's coast and aid could start flowing into the starving capital within days if rebels withdraw from...
    Nigeria prepares home in exile for Taylor
    Nigeria prepares home in exile for Taylor
    While Nigeria readies a jungle home in exile for warlord-president Charles Taylor, many inside and outside Taylor's war-battered nation worry he...
    Liberian prisoners tell of horror of Taylor's regime
    Liberian prisoners tell of horror of Taylor's regime
    They staggered out of jail as scarred stick figures. A few slumped on the pavement in exhaustion -- too ill to show any emotion about their...
    Charles Taylor tries to negotiate his exit strategy
    Charles Taylor tries to negotiate his exit strategy
    President Charles Taylor said he is ready to step down "in a jiffy" -- but only after an international stabilisation force arrives to ensure an...
    US eyes African oil interests
    US eyes African oil interests
    An upcoming African-American summit aims to bring black Americans and Africans together in building an oil industry that will one day replace the...