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  1. Nissan says April-June net profit jumps 37% on-year to $1.1 bnRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Vision

    Nissan said Monday that net profit for the April-June quarter soared 37 percent to $1.1 billion, crediting robust overseas demand that offset weaker sales at home.


  2. Congo-Kinshasa: Empowering Sexual Violence Survivors By Enforcing ReparationsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    Before a sexual violence survivor in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has her day in court, she must surmount many obstacles.


  3. Carine Mapish's New Book Empowers Victims of AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    "It is never too late to open up about a crime that has happened to you," Mapish says.


  4. Liberia: Ebola - Arik Air Suspends Flights to Liberia, Sierra LeoneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Arik Air yesterday said it had suspended flight operations to Liberia and Sierra Leone following the death last week, of a Liberian, Mr. Patrick Sawyer, of the dreaded Ebola disease, even as it advised that all inbound flights into Nigeria from any of the Ebola affected countries be immediately suspended by the Federal Government.


  5. Uganda turns to DRC as alternative market to troubled South SudanRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    According to the Ministry of Trade, manufacturers have so far registered a 61 per cent decline with exports falling from Shs2.3 billion to Shs895 million per month.


  6. Hundreds of butterflies released to raise funds for Congo orphanageRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Before it was the Commonwealth Games, it was the Empire Games, and Vancouver was the site 60 years ago this week.


  7. Angola: Georges Chikoti Returns Home From KinshasaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    The minister of Foreign Affairs, Georges Chikoti, arrived on Saturday in Luanda, from Cape Town City, South Africa, and Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo .


  8. Flying over warzones: Emirates to alter Iraq flight pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The First Post

    Emirates, one of the largest airlines in the world, has announced that it will no longer fly over Iraq due to the threat posed by Islamist militants.


  9. Park protectionRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Towards the future: Villagers from Gisigari and Rugari in the Virunga National Park gather to collect tap water.


  10. Two U.S. Citizens Contract Ebola as Liberia Restricts CrossingsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Two U.S. citizens are being treated for Ebola in Liberia and the country shut some border crossings, as the worst outbreak of the disease on record spread to Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation and largest economy.


  11. 5 stats that explained the world this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Politico

    T he right statistic is often worth a thousand words - and sometimes much more than that.


  12. Two U.S. Citizens Contract Ebola as Virus Reaches NigeriaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Staff of the North Carolina-based charity Samaritan's Purse puts on protective gear at the ELWA hospital in the Liberian capital of Monrovia, on July 24, 2014.


  13. Africa: Beyond Africa Rising - What Future for the 'Last Frontier'?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    London - Public Lecture at the London School of Economics by Dr. Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, Deputy Governor , Central Bank of Nigeria and Author, Emerging Africa: How the Global Economy's 'Last Frontier' Can Prosper and Matter In the past decade Africa has emerged in the world's consciousness in the context of an evolution in the continent's image.


  14. Ambassador Ehiobuche fetes Golden EagletsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    His Excellency, Dr. Grant Ehiobuche, Nigeria's Ambassador to the Congo Democratic Republic, hosted the Golden Eaglets to a dinner reception on Saturday after the national Under-17 team beat Les Leopards 1-0 in Kinshasa.


  15. Ugandan students win Quran contestRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Two Ugandans students, both at Ubayyi Bun Ka'ab Quran Memorisation Institute in Bwebajja on the Entebbe-Kampala road, have emerged the best in the recitation of the Quran, Islamic holy book.


  16. World Bank promotes electricity access in CongoRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The World Bank has announced a $100 million donation to boost Congo's agriculture sector and another $100 million for micro-dams to bolster rural electricity access.


  17. Ebola pandemic scare: First victim in Sierra Leone capital missing, on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    A U.S. doctor has tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus, as the worst-ever outbreak continues to grow.


  18. Christian U.S. Doctor Infected with Ebola in Liberia OutbreakRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    An American doctor battling West Africa's Ebola epidemic has himself fallen sick with the disease in Liberia, his aid agency said.


  19. What Is the Ebola Virus?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABC News

    In this 2014 photo provided by the Samaritan's Purse aid organization, Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia.


  20. Families urge resumption of adoptions from CongoFamilies urge...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    With the president of Congo coming to Washington for a U.S.-Africa summit, hundreds of frustrated American families are hoping he can be persuaded to Families urge resumption of adoptions from Congo With the president of Congo coming to Washington for a U.S.-Africa summit, hundreds of frustrated American families are hoping he can be persuaded to ... (more)