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  1. Obama challenges entrenched African power structures in speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... to support a constitutional change allowing President Paul Kagame a third term. And in the Democratic Republic of Congo, there are concerns that President Joseph Kabila will try to circumvent the two-term limit outlined in the constitution by ...

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  2. Obama takes on African power structureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... to support a constitutional change allowing President Paul Kagame a third term. And in the Democratic Republic of Congo, there are concerns that President Joseph Kabila will try to circumvent the two-term limit outlined in the constitution by ...

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  3. Obama takes entrenched African leaders to taskRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... the streets, denouncing President Blaise Compaor's plans to extend his 27-year rule. And in the Democratic Republic of Congo, there are concerns President Joseph Kabila will try to circumvent the two-term limit outlined in the constitution by ...

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  4. Northern White Rhino Dies, Leaving Only 4 Left on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | LiveScience

    ... remaining female northern whites, there were only a few dozen of the animals living in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the early 2000s. The remaining four wild survivors were last seen in 2007 and are presumed dead. [ In Photos: The Last ...

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  5. 7digital Announce Pan-African Licensing Agreement Through CAPASSORead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Mi2n

    ... Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles, Benin, Burkina-Faso, Cape Verde, Chad, Comoros, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, ...

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  6. PA Resources AB: Announcement from PA Resourcesa Annual General Meeting on 28 July 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    ... conducts exploration, development and production of oil and gas assets. The Group operates in Tunisia, Republic of Congo (Brazzaville), United Kingdom, Denmark, Netherlands and Germany. PA Resources has oil production in Tunisia. The parent company ...

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  7. .com | From car guard to iTunes chart topping artist, this is Tresor's incredible storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    ... gardeners, which I did all those jobs, but some of them are actually doctors." Born in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tresor decided he wanted to become a musician at the age of 17 when he lost both of his parents. Watch him talk us through ...

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  8. PA Resources Submits Zarat Field Plan of DevelopmentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    ... conducts exploration, development and production of oil and gas assets. The Group operates in Tunisia, Republic of Congo (Brazzaville), United Kingdom, Denmark, Netherlands and Germany. PA Resources has oil production in Tunisia. The parent company ...

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  9. Baptist World Alliance: Rwandan Accepts Global Human Rights AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Christian Newswire

    ... and ethnic differences." The Rwandan Baptist leader, who was born to exiled parents in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), is "driven by the idea of the church as a home of peace." He was instrumental in leading groups in Rwanda "to consider ...

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  10. Cuba, Saudi Arabia removed from blacklist on human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hill

    ... Herzegovina as well as Uruguay, all moving from the Tier 2 Watch List to Tier 2 list. The Democratic Republic of the Congo went from the Tier 3 to Tier 2 Watch List. Several countries fell in the U.S. rankings, including Egypt, Burkina Faso, ...

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  11. .com | Congo opposition resists third-term pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News24

    Congo Republic's opposition parties have convened an Alternative National Forum in rejection of a government-sponsored conference that opens the door to President Denis Sassou Nguesso seeking a third term next year. The government-backed talks this month, boycotted by the main opposition alliance FROCAD, recommended changing the constitution to remove a two-term limit on the president and to scrap an age cap of 70, both of which would have disqualified the 71-year-old Sassou Nguesso from running again.

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  12. Congo Opposition Holds Talks to Resist 3rd-Term PushRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Voice of America

    Congo Republic's opposition parties have convened an Alternative National Forum in rejection of a government-sponsored conference that opens the door to President Denis Sassou Nguesso seeking a third term next year. The government-backed talks this month, boycotted by the main opposition alliance FROCAD, recommended changing the constitution to remove a two-term limit on the president and to scrap an age cap of 70, both of which would have disqualified the 71-year-old Sassou Nguesso from running again.

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  13. Congo opposition holds talks to resist third-term pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Channelnewsasia.com

    BRAZZAVILLE: Congo Republic's opposition parties have convened an Alternative National Forum in rejection of a government-sponsored conference that opens the door to President Denis Sassou Nguesso seeking a third term next year. The government-backed talks this month, boycotted by the main opposition alliance FROCAD, recommended changing the constitution to remove a two-term limit on the president and to scrap an age cap of 70, both of which would have disqualified the 71-year-old Sassou Nguesso from running again.

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  14. Murphy Oil Corporation - Strategy and SWOT Report - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Sunday | PR-inside.com

    ... gas and conducts exploration activities worldwide. Murphy operates in the US, Canada, Malaysia, and Republic of the Congo, among others. It is headquartered in El Dorado, Arkansas, and employed 1,875 people as on December 31, 2013. The company ...

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  15. RSMA recruit sentenced for armed robbery in GuadeloupeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Daily Herald

    GrA gory Hanson de la Rosa, one of many young people recruited in St. Martin to join RA giment Service Militaire AdaptA in Guadeloupe, was sentenced to three years in prison with one year suspended at a fast-track trial Monday in Basse-Terre. De la Rosa took part in an armed robbery in the town of Pointe-Noire, Guadeloupe on Friday, July 10, France-Antilles newspaper reported.

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  16. Paying fees all important hurdle to Brazzaville GamesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | IPPMEDIA

    The Ministry of Information, Culture and Sports has announced that all local sports organisations sending players to the All Africa Games slated for Brazzaville, Congo Republic in September are supposed to pay their respective fees before July 30. The Director of Sports, Leonard Thadeo, said in Dar es Salaam that the five national teams selected to represent the country in the Games should have their fees paid early on to the African federation and world federations respectively for their eligibility for the Games to be honoured. The five sports sending squads under the sponsorship of the government are boxing, netball, swimming, judo and athletics.

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  17. JK recieves new envoys from Qatar, ArgentinaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | IPPMEDIA

    ... Union (AU). In the meantime, President JKikwete has also met and talked to Ambassador Martin Aduki, a special envoy of Congo Brazzaville President Sassou Nguesso. Aduki presented to President Kikwete a special invitation requesting him to attend a ...

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  18. Obama's Last Chance in AfricaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Common Dreams

    ... at $22 billion in 2012. George W. Bush was excoriated for ignoring war crimes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Darfur. Yet today he's remembered on the continent for a health initiative known as PEPFAR , which has been credited with ...

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  19. Between $148bn and $150b: Where they stash Nigeria, other African nations looted funds abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Vanguard

    ... of Togo; Omar Bongo of Gabon, Obiang Nguema of Equatorial Guinea; Dos Santos of Angola; Denis Sassou Nguesso of Congo, Paul Biya of Cameroon, Arap Moi of Kenya, Jerry Rawlings of Ghana; and a number of sitting and ex-presidents in Africa. The banks ...

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  20. Young Liberian Athlete Stranded in ColombiaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | PR Log

    ... de Cali, Colombia. This qualified him to represent Liberia in the African Games on September 11, 2015 in Brazzaville, Congo. The Bill Rogers Youth Foundation setup a GoFundMe account where donations can be sent and is appealing to the international ...

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