Brazzaville, Congo Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Ghana to bid for 2019 AAGRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, June 11, GNA - Ghana will bid for the hosting rights of the 2019 edition of the All African Games . Mustapha Ahmed, Minister of Youth and Sports has said that Ghana will put in a bid for the 12th edition of the continent's biggest sporting gathering.

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  2. Ghana to bid for 2019 All Africa GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    The Minister of Youth and Sports, Dr Mustapha Ahmed, has announced that Ghana will put in a bid for the 2019 edition of the All Africa Games. Dr Ahmed made the announcement to a rapturous applause last Thursday when he addressed the media launch of Ghana's participation for the 2015 edition of the All Africa Games slated for September in Congo, Brazzaville.

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  3. PA Resources AB: New Date for the Annual General MeetingRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | Business Wire

    PA Resources AB board of directors has decided to hold the 2015 Annual General Meeting on the 28 July 2015 in Stockholm. A formal invitation will be distributed in the coming days.

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  4. Ghana considering invitation to play international friendly with...Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Sports Minister Dr. Mustapha Ibrahim has confirmed Ghana is considering an invitation to play Congo-Brazzaville in an international friendly. The friendly match is meant to officially open a 60,000 capacity stadium purposely built for the hosting of the 2015 All Africa Games.

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  5. PSF to open business support centre in BrazzavilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Abiwacu

    Private Sector Federation and Ministry of Trade and Industry signed a memorandum of understanding committing to open the trade facilitation centres by the end of the year. The agreement will establish multi-service business centres in Brazzaville to help foster trade relations with the Republic of Congo.

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  6. Ghana To Participate In 16 Sporting Disciplines At 11th All African GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana will compete for honours in 16 sporting disciplines at the upcoming 11th All African Games in Congo, Brazzaville from September 4 to 19, 2015. According to Chef de Mission, Saka Acquaye, Deputy Director at the National Sports Authority, Team Ghana must bring home as many medals that they can because they have comparative advantage in sports and with more commitment and determination Ghana's representatives would not be disgraced like at the last Games in Maputo.

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  7. Infrastructure spending quadrupled - ZumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Infrastructure investment spending in South Africa had increased and was being taken seriously as Africa was receiving a growing share of foreign direct investment, President Jacob Zuma said on Thursday. "Infrastructure investment spending has quadrupled, exports have increased and Africa is receiving a growing share of foreign direct investment These positive trends come on the back of improved governance and a much sounder approach to macroeconomic management in our continent.

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  8. I will summon Kagere once his papers are worked on-McKinstryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Umukino

    Amavubi head coach Jonathan McKinstry has promised Rwandans that Kenya-based leade striker MeddieKagere will be summoned to the national team once his nationality issues are sorted out by the concerned parties. Amavubi Stars head coach Johnny McKinstry is impressed with the form of striker MeddieKagere who has scored nine goals for GorMahia in the Kenyan Premier League but insists he will not call him for Amavubi duty.

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  9. Stromae's Africa tour to be sealed in RwandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Tukabyine

    The biggest entertainment show in years is coming to town. Sensational Belgian music star of Rwandan origin, Paul Van Haver aka Stromae, will perform in Rwanda for the first time in June.

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  10. Kagere deep inside is not a happy manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Umupira

    Kagere celebrates with striking partner, Ndahinduka after scoring the second goal in the 2-0 win against Congo Brazaville last year Meddie Kagere has made headlines in Kenya with his impeccable form that has seen him net some crucial and lovely goals for his team GorMahia making both friends and foe to admire him in the same breath. However Kagere is a troubled footballer as his fellow players at GorMahia are going for International duty for their country he cannot do the same despite his top form and high level talent that any coach anywhere in Africa would wish for.

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  11. ASKY, the pan African airline, reaches the 2 million passenger milestoneRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | M2.com

    ASKY , the pan African airline, has today announced that it has reached the milestone of 2 million passengers transported on its flights since commencing operations in 2010. ASKY currently operates over 150 flights and covers 22 cities in 19 countries across West and Central Africa.

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  12. Congo president joins fight against 'blood ivory' with 5-ton burnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Inhabitat

    Congo-Brazzaville, the nation officially known as the Republic of the Congo, has joined the ranks of nations standing ground against illegal ivory poaching, by torching an enormous pile of elephant ivory seized several weeks ago. President Denis Sassou Nguesso set ablaze around 5 metric tons of ivory, mostly tusks, during a summit to create the first pan-African strategy to combat wildlife poaching.

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  13. Chepkirwok fails to complete raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | New Vision

    By James Bakama World Championship Athletes who have qualified Marathon Stephen Kiprotich Solomon Mutai Jackson Kiprop Abraham Kiplimo 1500m Ronald Musagala 10000m Juliet Chekwel Moses Kibet Deadline: August 10 National 800 meters record holder Abraham Chepkirwok made a painful comeback at the Akii-Bua Memorial Championships. Chepkirwok, who has been out of action for two seasons due to injury, pulled out at the 500m mark of the two-lap race at Namoole.

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  14. Frenchwoman on trial for US$16 million 'magic cheese' scam in South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Defendant Gilberte Van Erpe scammed Chileans into producing a small cheese pat they were told was highly sought after by the cosmetics industry. Photo: Reuters A Frenchwoman went on trial accused of conning thousands of Chileans into buying a kit to make "magic cheese" they could sell back to French cosmetics companies for use in luxury beauty products.

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  15. The Ebola Review, Part IRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | CFR.org

    The G-7 nations will commence their annual summit on June 7 in Germany, and the host, Chancellor Angela Merkel, has put the Ebola epidemic and it implications for global biosecurity at the top of the agenda. Yes, the Islamic State, climate change, economic issues, FIFA, and tens of thousands of immigrants and refugees washing up on the shores of Europe and Asia will be addressed as well, but the concern over the World Health Organization's performance and the more than 11,000 Ebola deaths is taking center stage at this year's summit.

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  16. Six unexpected flights to and from the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    New flight services to the Middle East are opening up, while others are shutting down - here are six surprising ones, past and present. Brazzaville to Beirut .

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  17. Harambee Stars draw with RwandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    The national soccer team Harambee S tars held hosts Rwanda to a barren draw in the Genocide Memorial Cup which started on Saturday in Kigali. Head Coach Bobby Williamson travelled to the tournament with just 13 players, after Kenya Premier League sides AFC Leopards and Gor Mahia refused to release their players due to their league fixtures this weekend.

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  18. Riot after Congo cancels leaked examsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Thousands of Congo Republic high school students rioted on Friday in three of the country's biggest cities following a decision by the government to cancel baccalaureate exams after the questions were leaked online. Protesting students in Brazzaville, Point Noire and Dolisie pelted police with stones and attacked property while security forces fired tear gas to disperse them and arrested some.

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  19. .com | Students riot in CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | News24

    Thousands of students rioted Friday in Congo's capital Brazzaville, attacking schools and the education ministry after authorities cancelled the final day of end-of-year exams over alleged "massive fraud". Students in one area of the capital broke doors and windows of their school and pelted cars with rocks after the cancellation was announced via government media sources, authorities said.

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  20. Officials place ivory products on a conveyor belt to be crushed. Photo: ReutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Last Friday, the Chinese government destroyed 662kg of confiscated ivory in Beijing, a move that was largely symbolic but nevertheless a positive development for elephant conservation. Each time ivory is destroyed publicly, whether in Congo-Brazzaville or Colorado, the world's attention is trained on the elephant crisis.

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