Congo Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Consta, Muwonge get Total boost ahead of Pearl RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | New Vision

    ... has warned that it may not be able to get all the 95 Ugandan personalities to travel for the 11th All Africa Games in Congo-Brazzaville next month.... Coach Milutin ''Micho'' Sredojevic has recalled Tonny Mawejje but dropped Moses Oloya and Baba ...

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  2. Poorer Nations Set for 99% of Population GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Heartland Institute

    ... of the world's growth. The lower income nations include Bangladesh, Tanzania, Myanmar, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and others. In the high income and upper middle income regions, population growth will be also anything but consistent. ...

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  3. Justin Wren has returned from the Congo, but his fight for the Pygmies has just begunRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | MMAFighting.com

    The ivy-covered coffee shop patio about two miles from the campus of UCLA brought Wren back to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. And, more specifically, the vision he had that led him to the African nation in the first place.

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  4. Watch - Measles in Democratic Republic of the CongoRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    An ongoing measles outbreak has been reported in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with approximately 17,000 cases and nearly 300 deaths. The number of cases has dramatically increased in 2015; most have been reported in Katanga Province.

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  5. Jonathan Mensah keeps fit with EvianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana defender Jonathan Mensah might be suspended from club football and a free agent as well but is spending his time away training with Evian Thonon Gaillard. Inspite of his lack of club action,Mensah is one of 24 players called up by Black Stars coach Avram Grant ahead of two fixtures against Congo Brazzaville and Rwanda in September,a decision that raised eyebrows.

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  6. Black Meteors,Queens opponents withdraw from AAGRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | GhanaWeb

    ... shall be composed of three teams only. With this composition of the groups will be as follows; Women Group A - Congo, Nigeria, Tanzania, Cote d'Ivoire Group B - Cameroon, Ghana, South Africa Men Group A - Congo, Sudan, Zimbabwe, Burkina Faso Group B ...

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  7. Egypt withdraw from 2015 All-Africa GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Bangkok Post

    Egypt have withdrawn from the 2015 All-Africa Games tournament in Congo Brazzaville during September, the African Football Confederation confirmed Thursday. Egypt national team player Emad Metaab pictured during a training session at the Petro Sport Stadium in Cairo on November 12, 2014 A CAF statement gave no reason for the decision, but Cairo media reports said coach Hossam El Badry was not prepared to compete with a severely weakened squad.

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  8. Congo-Kinshasa: Danger Looms in DRC As Kabila Maneuvers to Remain in PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of power.) But they will pale into insignificance if President Joseph Kabila in the Democratic Republic of the Congo persists in his efforts to subvert the Congolese constitution by maneuvering to remain in power after his second term expires in ...

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  9. Zimbabwe's Mugabe seeks help from West as growth slows across AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Globe and Mail

    ... economies. Smaller countries such as Zambia, Botswana, Sierra Leone, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo have all revised their forecasts downward. Botswana, heavily dependent on diamond exports, has slashed its growth forecast from ...

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  10. Poorer Nations Set for 99% of Population GrowthRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Heartland Institute

    ... of the world's growth. The lower income nations include Bangladesh, Tanzania, Myanmar, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and others. In the high income and upper middle income regions, population growth will be also anything but consistent. ...

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  11. Congo's president signs legislation for electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Tribune

    Congo's president has signed legislation to keep elections on a timeline proposed by an independent commission, a government spokesman said Wednesday, as the new U.S. envoy for the region urged respect for the constitution and electoral calendar. President Joseph Kabila on Tuesday signed the parliament-approved legislation to hold the first local elections on Oct. 25, said spokesman Lambert Mende.

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  12. 2017 AFCON: Afriyie Acquah, Jordan Ayew called up despite Amanda sex riftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Afriyie Acquah and Jordan Ayew have been named in Ghana's squad to face Congo and Rwanda next month despite revelation that there's tension between the two. Acquah's wife Amanda revealed in scandalous leaked audio take of his raunchy relationship with new Aston Villa signing Ayew.

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  13. The NRA's Olympia lobbyist defends ivory handled guns, takes on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... 2011 and 2014. Sale of ivory from elephants, poached from national parks in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, has created an "Extinction Economy." Its chief beneficiary is one of Africa's most brutal terrorist groups, the Lord's ...

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  14. Ekiring aims for top spot, African titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Daily Monitor

    ... 1446 points better than second-placed South African Jacob Maliekal. With the All Africa Games due next month in Congo Brazzaville, has already made his intentions clear. "I want to go all the way. I want to win gold and I believe I have what it ...

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  15. DRC President Signs Legislation on Local ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Voice of America

    The president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo has signed legislation to keep elections on a timeline proposed by an independent commission, a government spokesman said Wednesday, as the new U.S. envoy for the region urged respect for the constitution and electoral calendar. President Joseph Kabila on Tuesday signed the parliament-approved legislation to hold the first local elections Oct. 25, said spokesman Lambert Mende.

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  16. Fighting spirit brings Wren back to the cageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ESPN

    In 2010, heavyweight mixed martial artist Justin Wren walked away from a promising fight career to improve the lives of literally thousands of suffering people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Wren, 28, finally returns to the cage this week, more than five years since his last professional bout.

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  17. How a Chinese slowdown will hit global growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Mail & Guardian

    ... five countries account for three-quarters of all of Africa's exports to China: Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Congo, and South Africa. China has surpassed the US as the most important trading partner for ...

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  18. On Native GroundTHE Stimulus Worked. Let's have More.Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | American Reporter

    ... displaced people have sought refuge from insurgents and other armed groups. "She said the United States is offering Congo $17 million to fight sexual violence, including about $10 million to train doctors to treat victims of sexual attacks," ...

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  19. Bulldog Heads to All-Africa Games in Congo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Fresno Bulldogs

    Fresno State will have a presence next week at the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville, Congo, which take place Sept. 4-19, as junior swimmer Tarryn Rennie will compete in six events for Zimbabwe.

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  20. Banro Short Interest Up 24.6% in AugustRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... interest in its four gold properties (Twangiza, Namoya, Lugushwa and Kamituga) through four Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) subsidiaries. The Company is focused on production from the Twangiza gold mine in the DRC. Namoya is engaged in gold ...

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