Brazzaville, Congo Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. ECAir plans launching Brazzaville-Beirut service on 2 JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | MBendi

    ECAir, Equatorial Congo Airlines the national airline of the Republic of the Congo, headed by Fatima Beyina Moussa, who is also President of the AFRAA , is adding a new destination to its network. As part of its expansion, ECAir is launching its Brazzaville-Beirut service on Tuesday, 2 June.

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  2. No hockey at 2015 All Africa GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Hockey will not be one of the competitive sports at the 2015 All Africa Games. This is because hosts Congo Brazzaville do not have the facility required to play hockey.

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  3. Illegal immigrants 'subject to abuse'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Police in southern Republic of Congo used violence and subjected illegal immigrants to degrading treatment in the second phase of a crackdown that drove thousands from the country last year, the Catholic Church and a local charity said on Sunday. Congolese authorities on Thursday launched the next step in operation "Mbata ya bakolo" in the economic hub of Pointe-Noire. 2 comments

  4. Athlete seeks All Africa Games' qualifier berthRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | IPPMEDIA

    Tanzania athlete Fabiola William boarded a flight to Germany seeking qualification berth for September All Africa Games to be held in Congo Brazzaville and International Association of Athletics Federations' world championships. Athletics Tanzania secretary general Suleiman Nyambui said Fabiola, who competes in marathon, left with other fellow Tanzanian athletes for the event.

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  5. Nigeria begins trial for para players in table tennisRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Nigeria on Thursday kicked off a two-day trial for the selection of Para players for the All African Games and Olympics in Lagos with 121 players. The AAG would hold in September in Congo Brazzaville while the Olympics would hold in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.

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  6. AFLPM Presidency: Patience Jonathan Denies Scheming Out Aisha BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan on Tuesday denied speculations that she was plotting to prevent the wife of the President-elect, Hajia Aisha Buhari, from replacing her as President of the African First Ladies Peace Mission . She said that the hosting of the 8th AFLPM Summit slated for the 15th of May in Abuja was not intended to block Mrs. Buhari from succeeding her.

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  7. Banyana to focus on Olympic qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Having completed their qualification for the All Africa Games which will be held in Congo Brazzaville in September this year, Banyana Banyana will now shift their focus to the 2016 Olympic qualifiers. The qualifiers start this month with only the top two teams in Africa getting a chance to compete at the world stage.

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  8. Patience Jonathan denies plans to 'rig out' Aisha Buhari of AFLPM PresidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Vanguard

    Dame Patience Jonathan, Tuesday, denied claims that she was planning ways of preventing Hajiha Aisha Buhari, the wife of the President-elect, from replacing her as President of the African First Ladies Peace Mission . This was made known in statement by the Office of the First Lady Federal Republic of Nigeria were she declared that hosting of the 8th AFLPM Summit slated for the 15th of May in Abuja was not intended to prevent Aisha Buhari from taking over from her.

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  9. Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma Champions the Cause of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Newstime Africa

    As chairman, President Ernest Bai Koroma has called on his colleagues in the Committee of Ten African Union Heads of States and Governments to ensure that they take their rightful place in the Security Council. The mandate of the C-10 is to deliver Africa's position and perspectives on the reform of the United Nations.

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  10. Nigeria to resume camp for 2016 Olympic football qualifiersRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Nigeria's Under-23 men's football team would resume camp on May 25 for the 2016 Olympic Games, the team spokesperson has said. Timi Ebikagboro, the media officer of Nigeria's U-23 team, on Monday said the Nigerian side would be resuming ahead of the qualifiers for the 2016 Olympic Games scheduled for Rio in Brazil, reports Xinhua.

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  11. Football: Olympic Games qualifying drawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | New Vision

    Olympic Games second-round qualifying draw for Africa : Ghana v Congo Brazzaville, Sierra Leone v Cameroon, Mauritania v Mali, Botswana v Zambia, Rwanda v Uganda, Zimbabwe v Swaziland, Tunisia v Sudan First legs: May 22-24, second: May 29-31 Third round Nigeria v Ghana or Congo, Algeria v Sierra Leone or Cameroon, Gabon v Mauritania or Mali, Ivory Coast v Botswana or Zambia, Egypt v Rwanda or Uganda, Zimbabwe or Swaziland v South Africa, Morocco v Tunisia or Sudan First legs: July 17-19, second: July 31-Aug 2 Note: hosts Senegal and seven third-round winners qualify for a Dec 5-19 tournament and countries finishing first, second and third secure Olympics places The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and ... (more)

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  12. Equatorial Guinea: Govt Signs Fibre Deal With U.S. FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    One of the biggest clusters of high-price monopoly fibre providers is to be found in Central Africa. Things are changing but not as quickly as they should be for these countries to remain competitive.

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  13. New Chairman of the Board in PA ResourcesRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Business Wire

    Jerome Schurink has decided to step down as director and chairman of the board in PA Resources AB as a result of taking up a new position based in Dubai. In the interim, until the upcoming annual general meeting, the board of directors have appointed Philippe Probst as the acting chairman.

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  14. New market study, "SOCO International plc (SIA) - Oil & Gas - Deals...Read the original story

    May 10, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The company discovers and produces oil and gas reserves. It provides appraisal and field development and production.

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  15. New Age (African Global Energy) Limited - Oil & Gas - Deals and...Read the original story

    May 10, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The company conducts exploration and development activities across the sub Saharan region and Kurdistan. New Age asset portfolio includes 18.75% interest in Marine XII at Congo Brazzaville; 50% interest in Adigala and 40% in Ogaden Blocks 7 and 8 at Ethiopia; 60.04% interest in Khalakan, Iraq; 100% interest in Algoa-Gamtoos and Orange Basin in South Africa.

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  16. The Birth of The Black DandyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Their suits are sharp, their looks deliciously colorful, but the black dandy's sartorial sense has also been shaped by the cross-currents of racial history and prejudice. In a room full of well-dressed men, he still stands out.

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  17. The Birth of The Black DandyBy Charlise FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    Their suits are sharp, their looks deliciously colorful, but the black dandy's sartorial sense has also been shaped by the cross-currents of racial history and prejudice. In a room full of well-dressed men, he still stands out.

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  18. Will FIFA's new passport eligibility rules have the desired effect?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    FIFA announced this week that all players involved in qualifying for the 2018 World Cup will be required to produce a valid passport 24 hours before kickoff or they will not be allowed to take the field. It is a move targeted specifically the member nations of CAF, among whom were the only countries to field ineligible players during qualifying for the last tournament.

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  19. Burundian protests could send ripples across AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    As a teenager in a time of war, Gringo Iradukunda was consumed by his hatred of the Hutus. His grandparents were slaughtered by a machete-wielding Hutu, and so he joined a Tutsi vigilante mob, attacking and torching Hutu houses.

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  20. Tight fit: Black Meteors put in pick up truck for trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    The national U-23 team of Ghana,Black Meteors encountered a unique ride to training last week after they were carted to a session in the bucket of a pick up vehicle. The team currently in camp as they prepare for the All Africa Games in Congo,Brazzaville were forced to use the strange alternative because the owner of the regular team bus refused to to make the bus available due to outstanding debts owed him by the team's management committee.

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