Guinea’s epidemic is the first resurgence of the disease in the region since the most deadly outbreak on record ended in 2016. Meanwhile a separate outbreak has been reported in North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of the CongoPhoto via @TelGlobalHealth
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on the Ethiopian plane crash (all times local):
Ethiopian Airlines says its pilots went through all the extra training required by Boeing and the U.S. aviation regulator to fly the 737 Max 8 jet that crashed this month, killing all 157 passengers.
CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said Thursday that the airline’s pilots completed the training meant to help them shift from an older model to the newer 737 Max 8.
He said the pilots were also made aware of an emergency directive issued by the U.S. regulator, the FAA, following the crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 owned by Indonesia’s Lion Air last year.
Boeing (BA) shares declined Monday after one of the airline’s new 737 Max 8 models crashed Sunday, killing all passengers on board and raising questions over the safety of the company’s aircraft.
All 157 passengers and crew members aboard Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 departing from Addis Ababa were killed in a crash on Sunday, which took place minutes into the flight. At least eight Americans were aboard, along with individuals from more than 30 other nationalities.
An Ethiopian Airline plane lost contact six minutes after takeoff from Addis Ababa. The plane crashed with 157 people on board from more than 30 countries. There were no survivors.
A man from Niger who was expelled from Israel has been trapped in an Ethiopian airport for three months after his home country refused him entry.
Eissa Muhamad, 24, has languished in Addis Ababa airport for months after living in Israel for more than seven years in a case reminiscent of the Syrian man who lived in Kuala Lumpur international airport for seven months until Canada allowed him entry and asylum.
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- Farm-to-table restaurant
- Outdoor pool
- Art gallery/bar
- Full-service spa
- 2 km from Clifton Beach
- 5 km from Table Mountain National Park
- 6 km from Cape Town city centre
- Lion’s Head is 0.8 miles away
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Address: 2 Lighthouse Rd, Umhlanga Rocks, Umhlanga, 4320, South
Phone: +27 31 514 5000
- 5-star hotel
- Upscale colonial-style hotel
- Overlooks the Umhlanga Lighthouse and Indian Ocean
- 3 km from Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve
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- Gateway Shopping Center is 1.2 mi away
- 2 outdoor pools
- Full-service spa
- 24-seat cinema
- On-site restaurant and bar
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Daughter describes deaths of ‘fit and healthy’ British couple on a Thomas Cook holiday in Egypt as ‘suspicious’ – The Telegraph
Egypt hotel couple ‘died from heart failure’ – The BBC
Hundreds of tourists evacuated from Egypt hotel after two deaths, reports of illnesses – CBS News
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