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

    Wednesday | Basketball in Africa

    ... team coaches. Zimbabwe managed to win the tournament to book a slot in the All-Africa Games which will be held in Congo, Brazzaville, from September 4 to 19. In the men's team, Zimbabwe will look up to Vitalis Chikoko, who is based in Germany, while ...

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  2. For Actor Adrian Grenier, 'Social Entrepreneurship' Is More Than Just a BuzzwordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... of us. Library for All has built a 1,700-plus book library for students in Haiti and the Democratic Republic of the Congo that exists in the cloud. Social good flows through the arteries of all entrepreneurship. It's time we recognize that business ...

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  3. Congo-Kinshasa: Independence Day 2015 and the Count Down to the ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    June 30th is Independence Day in Congo. In 1960, the Belgian coloniser handed over power to President Joseph Kasavubu and Prime Minister Patrice Lumumba, who improvised a speech which, through its passionatecriticism of Congo's colonisers, has become a powerful historical artifact.

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  4. Ghana needs $4m for All Africa GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ghanamma.com

    The government is expected to cough up about $4 million as the total budget to cover cost of expenses for the about 350 athletes scheduled to compete in this year's All Africa Games in Brazzaville, Congo. Additionally, a sponsorship committee formed to raise additional funding for Ghana's participation in the Games has embarked on an aggressive outreach to solicit for funds from corporate bodies to support what government would approve for the Games.

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  5. Amid election-related tensions thousands flee Burundi for neighbouring countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Big News Network.com

    ... official figures show 66,000 in Tanzania, 56,000 in Rwanda, 9,038 in Uganda, 11,500 in Democratic Republic of the Congo, and even 400 in faraway Zambia. In anticipation of more arrivals, relocation efforts have been sped up over the last days. In ...

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  6. Burundi: 10,000 refugees flee Burundi amid rising tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Muslim News

    ... official figures show 66,000 in Tanzania, 56,000 in Rwanda, 9,038 in Uganda, 11,500 in Democratic Republic of the Congo, and even 400 in faraway Zambia," the statement added. Burundi has been rocked by protest since the ruling National Council for ...

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  7. MTN and ZTE Launch Machine-to-Machine/Internet of Things PlatformRead the original story

    Wednesday | Information Technology

    ... Botswana, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Republic, Iran, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo (Congo-Brazzaville), Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, South Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Uganda, Yemen and Zambia. Visit us at, ...

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  8. Why US Allies Are Happy to Join China's AIIBRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Cato Institute

    ... Third World kleptocrats willing to toe U.S. foreign policy. One U.S. diplomat said of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's odious ruler and kleptocrat, General Mobutu, "He's a son of a bitch, but he's our son of a bitch." Bank projects in the ...

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  9. Hillary Clinton Joins PinterestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Switched

    ... Women in Peace and Security to Dr. Denis Mukwege (C), founder of Panzi Hospital in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with Georgetown University President John DeGioia (R) at Georgetown University February 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by ...

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  10. Press Releases: Democratic Republic of the Congo's National DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | State Department

    On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on 55 years of independence. The United States is committed to working with you to address the security challenges that your country and the region face.

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  11. Amid election-related tensions, thousands flee Burundi for neighbouring countries - " UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | United Nations

    ... official figures show 66,000 in Tanzania, 56,000 in Rwanda, 9,038 in Uganda, 11,500 in Democratic Republic of the Congo, and even 400 in faraway Zambia. In anticipation of more arrivals, relocation efforts have been sped up over the last days. In ...

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  12. Burundians Continue to Flee CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Voice of America

    ... And from there we take them to the camp(s) in the three countries: Tanzania, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo," she said. While 144,000 thousand have been registered as refugees, many others have not. They've entered neighboring ...

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  13. Update on the CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | CFR.org

    Jason Stearns, director of the Usalama project at the Rift Valley Institute, discusses the current situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo with professors and students, as part of CFR's Academic Conference Call series. Audrey Kurth Cronin discusses U.S. counterterrorism policy and the threat posed by the self-proclaimed Islamic State, as part of Michael A. Levi, CFR's David M. Rubenstein senior fellow for energy and the environment, and director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for geoeconomic studies, discusses climate change and the evolving global response.

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  14. Congolese Mudiay on his way to Denver NuggetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Kigalidunker

    Congolese Emmanuel Mudiay has been selected seventh overall by the Denver Nuggets in the 2015 NBA draft on Friday morning at Barclays Arena in Brooklyn, New York. The 19-year-old point guard, who last played for the Guangdong Southern Tigers in the Chinese Basketball Association, has become the second highest drafted player from the Democratic Republic of the Congo since centreBismackBiyombo was picked seventh by the Charlotte Hornets.

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

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CNN

    ... all the actors in the sector. Ghana, Guinea-Conakry, Tanzania, Rwanda, Liberia, Togo, the Central African Republic and Congo-Brazzaville turned to GVG, since the optimization of the revenue generated by international incoming telecom traffic is ...

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

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Ghanamma.com

    ... 9 July 2015 at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt at 11H00local time. The qualified teams for the men tournament are Congo (hosts), Burkina Faso, Egypt, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan and Zimbabwe whilst Congo (hosts), Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, ...

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  17. Waikato refugee services want refugee quota increasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Waikato Times

    ... Guillaume Muzumbo says the opportunity he was granted to come to New Zealand from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, should be extended to more refugees. Around 120 refugees arrive in Hamilton annually, and receive support from the trust after ...

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  18. 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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  19. Portland nonprofit links African students with collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Oregonian

    After fleeing violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, John Paul Mugisha's family lived on 24 cents a day in a Rwandan refugee camp without electricity. Mugisha, 21, scored perfect marks on national physics, chemistry and math exams.

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  20. His Majesty sends greetings to CongoRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of congratulations to President Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo on his country's Independence Anniversary.

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