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"The quality of the ore at Namoya is not in question. The metallurgy and grade are as expected," commented Banro board chairman Richard Brissenden.
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A Seleka fighter drinks tea during a break from patrolling in a village, close to the border of the Democratic Republic of Congo June 10, 2014 REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic BRAZZAVILLE/DAKAR, July 23 - Central African Republic's mainly Muslim Seleka rebels will sign a ceasefire with 'anti-balaka' Christian militia on Wednesday, having dropped their ... (more)
11 hrs ago | Examiner.com
This interview is part of a series of focusing on candidates in the running for the 2014 ENnie Awards.
There took place a regional on-line seminar on President Kim Il Sung and independent development of Africa on July 8. Displayed in the main venue of the seminar in Kinshasa of the DR Congo was the portrait of the smiling President.
Mike and Erin Peat of Dubuque are urging Iowans to participate in a nationwide White House call-in day on Wednesday to help bring adopted children like the Peats' children home.
Gunmen attacked a major military base in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa, on Tuesday but the government said the situation had been quickly brought under control.
Spokesman Lambert Mende told The Associated Press on Tuesday afternoon that the situation was in control after reports of heavy gunfire near the Tshatshi military camp in Kinshasa.
As the outflow of mostly Muslim refugees continues from the Central African Republic, many severely weakened, UNHCR and 16 other agencies providing life-saving relief are today calling on donors to increase their funding support for programmes in neighbouring host countries.
The Secretary welcomes the appointment of Mary Robinson of Ireland as the UN Special Envoy for Climate Change.
Cal Poly’s president has signed off on a resolution pledging the university will purchase products using conflict-free minerals whenever available.
Child soldiers guard a road near Bunia, Ituri region, Democratic Republic of the Congo .
Alphamin's management team are currently in discussions with Senior Government Officials in Kinshasa to better understand the Government's strategy that will allow the Company to operate in a peaceful environment without recurring security risks as per Law No 007/2002 of July 11, 2002 relating to the Mining Code of DRC.
Down to her last four kilograms of green tomatoes just four days into the Taste of Edmonton festival, chef Danielle Majeau posted a frantic plea on Twitter.
Christopher, 18 months old, was wearing the blue T-shirt his Alberta family had sent in a care package to the Democratic Republic of Congo, a tiny pair of khakis, and sandals so big he wobbled when he walked.
In Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, fences as far as the eye could see were topped with barbed wire.
Last month, as the UK held the first-ever global summit aimed at ending sexual violence in conflict zones, Pete Muller was asked to present his portraits of Congolese women who had been victims of such crimes and, in some cases, have spoken out against their assailants.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 01:33 pm
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