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Filipino in Togo has flu, not Ebola virus

togo map

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Saturday that the Filipino sailor under quarantine in Togo has tested negative for the Ebola virus.

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Departing OFWs advised to get anti-polio vaccine


The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration has issued a medical alert for overseas Filipino workers, urging them strongly to get anti-polio vaccines before leaving for their host countries.

Posted: May 15th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH firms in Nigeria ‘doing very well’ – foreign minister

Nigerian Foreign Minister Olugbenga Ayodeji Ashiru visits the country to meet with DFA Secretary Albert del Rosario. He expressed satisfaction with the meeting and hopes that the two countries will be able to improve economic ties.

The Nigerian Foreign Minister expressed satisfaction with his recent visit to the Philippines to meet with his counterpart in the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).

Posted: July 29th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Filipino among 7 foreigners kidnapped in Nigeria


A shadow Islamic extremist group has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of seven foreign workers in northern Nigeria.

Posted: February 18th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories,Middle East & Africa | Read More »

Owners extend sympathy to kin of PH seaman killed in hijacking off Nigeria

Pyxis Maritime Corp

The owners and managers of a ship attacked by pirates off the Nigerian coast on February 4 have assured the family of a Filipino seaman killed in the failed hijack attempt of support and guaranteed the safety of eight other Filipinos who suffered no harm in the incident.

Posted: February 9th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »