14
August

A court in Belgium is investigating an orphanage for alleged abduction and trafficking of children from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Children were brought to Belgium and adopted by families who had been told they were orphans.

13
August

Ebola may soon be a “preventable and treatable” disease after a trial of two drugs showed significantly improved survival rates, scientists have said.

12
August

Tanzania will erect a monument in remembrance of the 71 people that were killed after a fuel tanker overturned and exploded on Saturday.

11
August

Mourning is under way in Tanzania for the 64 people who died when a fuel tanker exploded on Saturday.

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