Brazzaville, Congo Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Amnesty Blasts Congo-Brazzaville Over Mass ExpulsionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Voice of America

    People that have been deported from Congo's capital Brazzaville, seen in background, arrive by river boat in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, April 29, 2014. Amnesty International says abuses committed in the Republic of Congo during last year's deportation of tens of thousands to the Democratic Republic of Congo could amount to crimes against humanity.

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  2. Congo-Brazzaville: Mass deportations of DRC nationals may amount to crimes against humanityRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Amnesty International

    Police violence, persecution, arbitrary detentions and rape amid a security operation to deport tens of thousands of DR Congo nationals from Congo-Brazzaville last year were part of widespread attacks that could amount to crimes against humanity, Amnesty International said in a new report today. The organization calls for a halt of all current plans of mass expulsions of foreign nationals from the Republic of Congo and for all of those unlawfully expelled to be allowed to return, if they so desire.

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  3. Bharti raises $1.3bn from African towers saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Total Telecom

    Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced that it has completed the sale of mobile towers in five African markets, raising US$1.3 billion in the process. The Indian operator did not specify the markets in question, but said the sales form part of previously announced agreements to divest towers in 13 markets to various companies.

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  4. Oil and gas deals inimical to economic growth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | GhanaWeb

    Parliament has been called to reject the Petroleum Exploration and Production Bill 2014 and adopt a Production Sharing Agreement . The call was made by the Association of Chiefs and Queens for Justice, Peace and Reconciliation and the Ghana Institute of Governance and Security .

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  5. Operation Mbata ya Bakolo: mass expulsions of foreign nationals in the Republic of CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Amnesty International USA

    Police violence, persecution, arbitrary detentions and rape amid a security operation to deport tens of thousands of DR Congo nationals from Congo-Brazzaville last year were part of widespread attacks that could amount to crimes against humanity, Amnesty International said in a new report today. The organization calls for a halt of all current plans of mass expulsions of foreign nationals from the Republic of Congo and for all of those unlawfully expelled to be allowed to return, if they so desire.

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  6. Congo Republic leader calls for national dialogue, with term limits one subjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The president of the Congo Republic has called for a national dialogue, one subject of which would be potential constitutional changes that would allow him to stand next year for a third term. Congo's President Denis Sassou Nguesso arrives to attend a meeting with Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi at Chigi Palace in Rome in this February 26, 2015 file photo.

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  7. ZIMBABWE : Zim B/Ball Teams for HamburgRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Basketball in Africa

    THE Zimbabwe basketball team will use their invite by the Hamburg Basketball Association to warm up for the upcoming Afro-Basketball competition in Tunisia in August. The Zimbabwe team will tour Germany from July 31 to August 17 as part of an exchange programme.

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  8. From telecom traffic management to the creation of social wealth for African governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CNN

    "Africa is too rich to be poor". With these apparently contradictory words, Mr. Gershem Pari, Commissioner General of the Zimbabwean tax authority, accurately summed up the economic challenge faced by the whole of the African continent.

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  9. Accreditation for All African Games openedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Ghanamma.com

    The Confederation Africaine de Football has announced that the media accreditation process for the draw of the African Games Brazzaville 2015 is opened. The draws for the Men and Women's final tournaments will be held on Thursday, 9 July 2015 at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt at 11H00local time.

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  10. Reflections on Congo-Brazzaville's proposed constitutional overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Kos

    President Denis Sassou Nguesso courted controversy earlier this year by announcing plans to rewrite his country's 2002 constitution, which he himself was in charge of drafting following Congo's bloody civil war. Congo-Brazzaville's two-term president was accused by opposition figures and civil society activists that he has no intention of stepping down from power as legally required, but plans instead to remove term limits and join Africa's club of 'perpetual incumbents'.

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  11. NCS sitting on a time bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | New Vision

    THERE were celebrations recently after it was announced that the sports budget had been doubled. An increment from 5.6b to 11b was indeed big.

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  12. Key Safa job for ToveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Iol.co.za

    The 52-year-old Africa Cup of Nations-winning captain, who has been working as a TV pundit and part-time coach, is expected to develop young talent and create a uniform playing style for national teams. National football association official Natasha Tsichlas said: "Neil understands the South African football culture and has a successful track record."

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  13. Tovey named South Africa technical directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Peninsula

    Johannesburg---Africa Cup of Nations-winning captain Neil Tovey has been appointed South Africa technical director, the national football association announced Saturday. The 52-year-old, who has been working as a television pundit and part-time coach, is expected to develop young talent and create a uniform playing style for national teams.

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  14. Minister urges corporate world to support athletesRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | IPPMEDIA

    The government has requested sports stakeholders to financially support the country's sportsmen and women's participation in this year's All Africa Games to be staged in Brazzaville, Congo in September. The Minister for Information, Youth, Culture and Sports Fenella Mukangara said the government is strapped for cash as the amount of money allotted for the ministry is less than the one that was requested.

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  15. PA Resources AB: Interim Report 1 January a " 31 March 2015Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Business Wire

    A Extraordinary General Meeting in PA Resources supported the board's proposal not to put the company in to liquidation. A PA Resources filed for corporate reorganisation on 26 March and the application was approved by Stockholm District Court 27 March.

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  16. PA Resources AB: PA Resources Has Filed a Petition to Extend the Corporate ReorganisationRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Business Wire

    PA Resources AB has today, in accordance with chapter 4, Section 8, second paragraph of the Company Reorganisation Act , filed a petition with the Stockholm District Court to extend the corporate reorganisation with a further three months. PA Resources filed for corporate reorganisation on the 26 March 2015, which was approved by the court on the 27 March 2015.

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  17. Congo-Brazzaville, Africa's forgotten countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | OpEdNews

    Although similar in name, the two countries couldn't be more different: whereas the former has been struggling with an internecine conflict that has claimed the lives of millions since 1997, the latter Congo has been enjoying a two-decade long period of political stability at the hands of Denis Sassou-Nguesso, 71. However, with plans in the works to change the country's constitution and with an increasingly dissatisfied opposition, are Congo-Brazzaville's best days behind it? The answer depends on whom you're asking.

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  18. PA Resources Annual Report For 2014 PublishedRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Business Wire

    PA Resources AB is an international oil and gas group which conducts exploration, development and production of oil and gas assets. The Group operates in Tunisia, Republic of Congo , United Kingdom, Denmark, Netherlands and Germany.

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  19. PA Resources Publishes 2014 Annual Report and a Modified Auditorsa OpinionRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Business Wire

    PA Resources AB has today published its 2014 annual report with a modified auditors' opinion. While the auditors recommend that the Board of Directors and the Managing Director be discharged from liability for the financial year they do not express an opinion on the financial statements.

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  20. Central Africa: Wildlife Future Hangs in the BalanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Voice of America

    Kenyan Wildlife Rangers are seen standing near the carcass of an elephant in Tsavo East, Kenya, in this June 19, 2014, photo. An extraordinary conference of the Organization for Wildlife Conservation in Africa and the 15th meeting of the 10 member Congo Forest Basin has ended in Yaounde with a statement of intent to save Africa's wildlife whose future, the documents authors say, is threatened.

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