Congo Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Contempt and a system in gridlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Congo Republic president Denis Sassou Nguesso, right, looks on as Sudan s president, Omar al-Bashir, left, is greeted by Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe before the AU summit in Sandton. Bashir is accused in an International Criminal Court arrest warrant of war crimes and crimes against humanity over atrocities in the Darfur conflict.

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  2. Domestic violence moves up on Christian social justice agenda at summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... group. While visiting the work of IMA World Health to prevent gender-based violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, board member Rev. Amy Gopp asked what the organization was doing in the U.S. to combat the same problem. Her concerns led ...

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  3. Blatant rights failures in Burundi make upcoming elections 'impossible,' UN expert warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... have fled across the borders, seeking safety in neighbouring Rwanda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has joined with 17 partners to launch the Regional Refugee ...

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  4. Erie immigrants mark World Refugee DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... who is coming after you to attack you" due to ongoing wars and increasing insecurity in the Democratic Republic of the Congo for a life in America. He works two jobs, making $12 an hour in the production department of a local bakery along with a ...

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  5. The Refugee Crisis in ContextRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | Dissident Voice

    ... accounts for 3.7 million refugees, with most coming from Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Central African Republic. The catalyst for these migrations is the growing instability of African states amidst civil ...

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

    Jun 12, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... gathering. He said "Since 1965 Ghana has never hosted the AAG. Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to meet the Congo Brazzaville's Minister for Sports at the United Nations general assembly. "We took time off to discuss their invitation for ...

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

    Jun 12, 2015 | 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. British oil firm 'paid soldiers who silenced opposition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The First Post

    An exposA by pro-transparency think tank Global Witness has accused British oil firm Soco International of bankrolling members of the Congolese military who intimidated, bribed and even killed opponents of the company's plans to search for oil in Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Soco International denies the accusation, stating that payments it made to the army were intended to cover the cost of military protection, and were therefore entirely legitimate.

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  10. Small Cap Movers: Galantas Gold up as permission given for underground mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | This Is Money

    ... as it struck a 'landmark' agreement to fund and develop its Mpokoto gold project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Production is earmarked for the first half of 2016 after Africa Mining Contracting Services group (A-MCS) agreed to fund, ...

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  11. 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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  12. A sit-down with the CDC's Dr. Tom FriedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... job takes him all over the world. In July and August alone, he will visit Nigeria, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and India. When he isn't travelling, he works long hours at CDC headquarters in metro ...

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  13. Human African trypanosomiasis in the Democratic Republic of the...Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | International Journal of Health Geographics

    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Animal Production and Health Division, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, Rome, 00153, Italy Background For the past three decades, the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been the country reporting the highest number of cases of human African trypanosomiasis . In 2012, DRC continued to bear the heaviest burden of gambiense HAT, accounting for 84 % of all cases reported at the continental level .

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  14. Congolese refugees in Melbourne found guilty of kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... both 31, and Mualaba Madjaga, 24 - came to Australia as refugees to escape persecution in the Democratic Republic of Congo but had then persecuted law-abiding members of their own community. He deemed their "lawlessness" of a serious nature "in a ...

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  15. Central Africa still burdened by multidimensional crisis: Security CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... (LRA) also continued to pose a threat to regional security, particularly in CAR and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, noted UNOCA chief. In spite of ongoing efforts, the number of civilians abductions unfortunately increased, he said, adding ...

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  16. Fearful children flee Burundi on their ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    ... of Burundians who fled to Rwanda. Thousands more have crossed into Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The camp used to receive up to 1?200 people a day, but that number has fallen to between 30 and 40 a day. Fear Explanations for why ...

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  17. Thank you, calmabrave. It isRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | BlogHer

    ... at the Panzi Hospital; 20,000 of them for injuries received as a result of sexualized and gender-based violence in Congo. What my father did for me, Dr. Mukwege has done for thousands of women and girls. His vision of holistic healing transforms and ...

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  18. Distressed Debt Investor Paul Singer Buys Citrix SystemsRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | GuruFocus.com

    ... buying distressed foreign debt at deep discounts. He won large bets against Peru and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and has been called a "vulture" by Argentine president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner. During the first quarter, Singer added ...

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  19. 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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  20. South Sudan: Salesian Classes Canceled in Wake of New Tensions in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | AlertNet

    In consideration of the safety of Salesian students during recent clashes in Maridi, a town in South Sudan near the border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Salesian missionaries have cancelled classes and other activities. Salesian staff, lay volunteers, students and missionaries are safe but concerns about the violence remain.

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