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  1. Kenya threatens to ban Koffi Olomide over assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New Vision

    Kariuki in her statement also noted that his conduct is an insult to Kenyans and cannot be accepted in any form Kenya has reportedly deported and threatens to permanently revoke the visa of the Congolese renowned artiste Koffi Olomide over his alleged assault on one of his female artiste at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Friday. In a statement issued by Kenya's Gender Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki on Friday, it suggested that on top of his deportation, his Visa will be permanently revoked because his actions.

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  2. If the Entebbe raid had failed, would we have celebrated Amin's soldiers?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Daily Monitor

    One of the more interesting statements about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to Entebbe this week, to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the raid on the airport, came from Gen Moses Ali, the First Deputy Prime Minister. "As things stand, this day should be observed by Israelis because it was their victory over us," burly Ali, who was the Finance minister in Idi Amin's government at the time of the raid, told this newspaper.

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  3. East Africa: Full-Scale Assault Launched Against Rwandan RebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Full scale military operations against the Rwandan rebels in eastern Congo have resumed, with the international community urging the Kinshasa government to offer full co-operation. The offensive started on May 24 led by the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo and the United Nations Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo .

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  4. Africa/Dr Congo - The massacres in eastern Congo are the result of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Fides News

    About fifty people were killed in the first week of May, in North Kivu : about forty in Beni area, in the north, presumably by militiamen of the Allied Democratic Forces , and a dozen in the territory of Rutshuru, more towards the south, by the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda . "If it is relatively easy to count the dead, it is more difficult to understand what is happening and to determine its cause", says a note sent to Agenzia Fides by the Peace Network for Congo.

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  5. Meanwhile, in the Congo Watershed 2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Tugster

    A few years have already passed since I posted the first in this series , which I should have called and I'm still in search of a photo of the ITB Major Vangu back in 1973 and 1974. But I was thrilled to open my email the other morning and find these photos taken in 1992 by Matt Schoenfelder .

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  6. Are the ADF 'Islamist' scapegoats in Congo?Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2016 | IRIN

    Attacks on civilians in the Beni region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo have killed more than 500 people in the past 18 months. Congolese officials accuse the Allied Democratic Forces, an Islamist rebel group with links to Uganda, of committing the massacres.

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  7. Africa/Dr Congo - Appointment of the Bishop of IsangiRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | Fides News

    On 2 April 2016 the Holy Father appointed Rev. Dieudonne Madrapile Tanzi, of the clergy of Isiro-Niangara, professor at the Pontifical Urbaniana University as Bishop of the Diocese of Isangi .

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  8. Africa/Dr Congo - Congolese government and the Un have to open an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Fides News

    "Since October 2014, in the surroundings of the town of Beni, in the north-east of the Democratic Republic of Congo , more than five hundred people have been killed and tens of thousands of people fled their houses", says a note sent to Agenzia Fides by the Peace Network for Congo which reports the results of investigations of the study Group on Congo , according to which these massacres cannot be attributed only to the Ugandan rebels of the Allied Democratic Forces , as publicly stated by the United Nations Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo and by the Congolese government.

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  9. The pain Idi Amin's friend suffered for 20 years in exileRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | New Vision

    This year marks 37 years since Idi Amin was overthrown. His removal forced Haji Saidi Lima then working in the President's office to live in exile for 20 years.

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  10. Give us this day our daily fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | United Methodist Church

    No fish is too big, no fish is too small for experienced fishermen who make their living and take their diet from the river. *Click on the i in the upper left-hand corner above the slideshow to display caption information.

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  11. East Congo district building churches, schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | United Methodist Church

    The Kisangani district has 100 local churches. Four churches are "durable" with roofs, walls and floors; three churches are semi-durable with roofs; and the rest are made from leaves and sticks woven together using the trees and foliage surrounding them.

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  12. Medical clinics, hospitals serve many with few resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | United Methodist Church

    United Methodists support health care in East Congo, but one doctor says more money and doctors are needed. *Click on the i in the upper left-hand corner above the slideshow to display caption information.

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  13. Relationships between population density, fine-scale genetic...Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Heredity

    F. Roosevelt, 1050 Brussels, Belgium. E-mail: [email protected] or the environmental changes it induces, selective logging could affect the demography, reproductive biology and evolutionary potential of forest trees.

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  14. Patrice Lumumba - A truly distinguished African PatriotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Newstime Africa

    Forced out of office during a political crisis, he was assassinated a short time later. Lumumba was born in the village of Onalua in Kasai province, Belgian Congo.

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  15. 200 FDLR Rebels Blocked From Leaving DR Congo CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Uburenganzira

    At the beginning of 2014, Rwandan rebels, the FDLR, were approached by various African organisations and countries suggesting they would help mediate peace talks between them and the Rwandan government. However, the promoters of mediated peace talks told the rebels that the deal would only be possible on condition; "if you accept to lay down arms."

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  16. Relationships between population density, fine-scale genetic...Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | Heredity

    F. Roosevelt, 1050 Brussels, Belgium. E-mail: [email protected] or the environmental changes it induces, selective logging could affect the demography, reproductive biology and evolutionary potential of forest trees.

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  17. Illicit resource flows costing Africa over $63 bn annuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  18. Congo-Kinshasa: The True Cost of Mineral Smuggling in the DRCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    There has been a soaring demand for commodities from Africa in recent years, which created a unique opportunity for the continent to plough this windfall into socio-economic development. However, a great portion of the resources that leave Africa's shores each year is not reflected in government revenue books.

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  19. Cholera - Democratic Republic of the CongoRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | World Health Organization

    The Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo has notified WHO of ongoing outbreaks of cholera across the country. Although the overall trend is decreasing, there are still areas reporting a high number of cases.

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  20. .com | DRCongo airline aims to overhaul air transportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | News24

    A new airline was launched in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Friday in a bid to revolutionise air transport within the vast country where flights are currently operated only by the UN and small carriers blacklisted by the EU. Two Airbus jets belonging to Congo Airways left the capital Kinshasa's Ndjili international airport after a ceremony attended by President Joseph Kabila.

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