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Fly540 says bleeding woman died while waiting for a doctor

A Fly540 Dash 8 at Nairobi's Wilson Airport.

Fly540 has said it did all it could for a woman who died at JKIA last Saturday. The airline says the Kenyan woman, identified as Mary Wanjiku Kamau, died while waiting for the airport doctor to show up. The death of the woman in circumstances similar to that of Ebola or Marburg virus sparked panic […]

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Ebola: No air travel restrictions recommended, says IATA

Medical workers from the World Health Organization (WHO) prepare to cross a river that separates Guinea and Sierra Leone as they deliver medical supplies to areas hit by Ebola.

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said that no air travel restrictions have been recommended for three West African countries affected by an outbreak of Ebola. The three countries are Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea. There have been calls for travel restrictions to be imposed on countries affected by the current Ebola outbreak. In […]

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