Congo Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. This Girl Is Asking Santa to Help An Animal Rescue Organization Instead of Giving Her GiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    ... like this. When she was 9 years old, she was moved by seeing TV commercials about the suffering in The Republic of the Congo, so in lieu of Christmas gifts, she requested donations of shoes and clothing for needy children in Africa. She's also used ...

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  2. Fifteen refugees graduate from Hospitality & Tourism Training InstituteRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | University Business

    ... have now completed the program, including men and women from Burma, Iraq, Somalia, Nepal, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti and Myanmar. They range in age from 19 to 55 years old. A Somalian father and son were among the 15 graduates of the ...

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  3. Clydebank star Hashim Cole reveals shocking levels of abuse he and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... match report then that's the last you hear about it." The striker, who was born in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, said: "We had just got back into the match with a goal to make it 3-1 and I bumped into their player as I went to get the ball ...

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  4. President-cum-Finance Minister to win corruption warRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | IPPMEDIA

    ... of an ordinary citizen. But other mineral-rich countries like Nigeria, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo have almost failed to translate their mineral endowments into raising living standards of their people. While concentrating the ...

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  5. 'If it erupts you're screwed anyway'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... kind of been my obsession ever since." That obsession will take Mackley and his team to the Democratic Republic of the Congo in January next year to climb Mt Nyiragongo, an active volcano inside Virunga National Park, near the town of Goma and Lake ...

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  6. Seeing Orange?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    ... blaming women who are sexually assaulted, instead of blaming those who assault them. In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, 48 women are raped every hour -and nearly every minute a woman is subjected to some form of sexual abuse. This is an ...

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  7. One of nine men wanted for Rwandan genocide has been capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... year in African history has been apprehended. Ladislas Ntaganzwa was arrested in Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), having fled there following the events he helped orchestrate. He has long been wanted for his role as one of the leaders ...

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  8. Total starts new work offshore CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | UPI

    French energy company Total said it secured a stronger foothold offshore Africa with the start of deep-water operations in Congolese waters. Total said Friday it started operations at the Moho Phase 1b project located in the deep waters off the coast of the Republic of the Congo.

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  9. Total brings Congo's Moho Phase 1b project onlineRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | World Oil

    Total has brought on stream the Moho Phase 1b project, located 75 km off the coast of Pointe-Noire in the Republic of the Congo. Moho Phase 1b, located in water depths ranging from 750 to 1,200 m, involves the drilling of 11 new subsea wells and the installation of the two most powerful subsea multiphase pumps in the world.

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  10. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... on stream the Moho Phase 1b project, located 75 kilometers off the coast of Pointe-Noire in the Republic of the Congo. The ... )--Regulatory News: Viadeo (Paris:VIAD) (FR0010325241- VIAD, A ligible PEA-PME), 1er RA seau Social ...

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  11. Suspect in '94 genocide arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | CNN

    One of the most wanted fugitives sought in connection with atrocities committed during the 1994 Rwandan genocide has been arrested after 21 years on the run, the United Nations has announced. Ladislas Ntaganzwa, 53, was arrested in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and is now awaiting transfer to Rwanda, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda prosecutor told the U.N. Security Council.

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  12. Total S.A. UK Regulatory Announcement: Congo: Total Starts up Moho Phase 1b Deep Offshore ProjectRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Business Wire

    Total has brought on stream the Moho Phase 1b project, located 75 kilometers off the coast of Pointe-Noire in the Republic of the Congo. The project is operated by Total and has a production capacity of 40,000 barrels oil equivalent per day .

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  13. Life renewed after horrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Border Mail

    ... - six of Yves' family of 11 were killed - was spat out by politics and tribalism in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In area alone it is Africa's fourth-largest country, rich in natural resources, but wracked by a civil war of two decades that ...

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  14. Temple groundbreakings announced in DR Congo and ColombiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Deseret News

    The First Presidency announced on Dec. 9 the groundbreakings of the Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple in Africa and the Barranquilla Colombia Temple in South America, which will be held in February 2016. The LDS Church News is an official publication of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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  15. In the Democratic Republic of Congo, a rush to contain measlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | UNICEF News

    With a measles epidemic reaching emergency levels, UNICEF is working to help provide treatment and prevention as local health systems are pushed beyond their capacity. KATANGA, Democratic Republic of Congo, December 2015 - A measles outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's southeast province of Katanga, with more than 47,000 suspected cases by the end of November, has killed more than 500 people.

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  16. Groundbreaking dates announced for new temples in Africa, South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Deseret News

    Ground will be broken for two new temples in February, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Wednesday. The Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple and the Barranquilla Colombia Temple were both announced during the church's October 2011 general conference, but the groundbreakings held in 2016 will "signal the beginning of construction," according to MormonNewsroom.org.

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  17. EU warns Thailand over air safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | West Australian

    ... Europe's skies. The countries where airlines are banned outright are -- Afghanistan, Angola, Benin, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gabon, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, ...

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  18. The Eastern CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | CFR.org

    The eastern Congo has been ravaged by foreign invasions and homegrown rebellions that have killed and displaced millions. A fragile peace process seeks to bring stability to central Africa, but its hard-won gains remain at risk.

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  19. Will Kabila go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Economist

    ... On the lower floors, seedy-looking rooms are rented by the hour. Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, is one of Africa's fastest-growing cities. Some 12m people live there; in Africa only Lagos and Cairo are larger. It is a hard ...

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  20. Nigeria/Senegal: Old Foes Senegal, Nigeria Rekindle RivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... half displays. The two sides shared honours in a 1-1 draw at the group phase during the African Games in Brazzaville, Congo last September, and have been offered another opportunity to settle their scores. The fact that the winner of the tie ...

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