Ebola highlights Nigeria’s potential

Nation faces battle against corruption and Islamist insurgency

Chinese doctors tackle Ebola on frontline

Sierra Leone’s Friendship Hospital treats up to eight new patients every day

Food shortage now a risk in Ebola areas

Travel restrictions and border closures cut food supply chain

African economic growth faces disruption

IMF warns Ebola and Islamist extremism pose ‘potent’ risks

Orrick to open office in Ivory Coast

US law firm to push on with west Africa plans amid Ebola outbreak

Release of Nigeria schoolgirls in balance

President Goodluck Jonathan’s credibility is also on the line

Nigeria uses Twitter for Ebola campaign

Vibrant social media spurs community initiative to combat virus

A person holds up a sign as local clergy, activists and and community leaders protest for the safe return of the 276 abducted schoolgirls outside the Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the UN

Nigeria agrees ceasefire with Boko Haram

Deal secures release of 219 schoolgirls, officials claim

US and UK make calls for action on Ebola

Obama appoints ‘tsar’ to co-ordinate response to virus

Ruling Frelimo leads in Mozambique poll

Opposition alleges irregularities and calls for vote to be nullified

West Africa Ebola fight has hardly begun

Campaign to halt epidemic barely off ground despite 4,000 deaths

Ebola: how one company is trying to cope

Sierra Leone mining CEO faces challenges to keep staff virus free

Buhari enters Nigerian presidency race

Former military ruler sets out anti-corruption stance

China sends anti-Ebola drug to Africa

Military sends enough doses to treat 10,000 people

Mozambique votes in hotly contested poll

Ruling Frelimo favourites but opposition have drawn huge crowds

Ebola cases in west Africa set to soar

WHO expects between 5,000 and 10,000 cases a week by December

Former rebel shakes up Mozambique poll

Uncertainty for ruling party as gas finds alter political dynamic

Nigeria’s global lesson for quashing Ebola

Rapid reaction and co-operation key to controlling outbreak

US warns of possible rise in Ebola cases

Confidence in healthcare system shaken as worker contracts virus

Ebola anxiety rises on new US infection

Tests confirm Texas health worker has virus