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  1. Out of Africa: Refugee from Congo alive and kicking with Roy High football teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Deseret News

    Ben Aikuli and his brother Biefe Tanzito pose at the Roy High School football stadium in Roy on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014. They are refugees from the Congo who fled their village which was burned by rival tribes.

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  2. Investing in health systems for universal health coverage in AfricaRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | BioMed Central

    Research, Publications and Library Services Programme, Health Systems and Services Cluster, World Health Organization, Regional Office for Africa, Brazzaville, Congo BackgroundThis study focused on the 47 Member States of the World Health Organization African Region. The specific objectives were to prepare a synthesis on the situation of health systems? components, to analyse the correlation between the interventions related to the health Millennium Development Goals and some health systems? components and to provide overview of four major thrusts for progress towards universal health coverage .MethodsThe WHO health systems framework and the health-related MDGs were the frame of reference.

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  3. Kim Yong Nam Arrives in BrazzavilleRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Korean News

    Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK, arrived in Brazzaville on Monday to pay an official goodwill visit to the Republic of Congo.

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  4. Cranes to warm up for Ghana with clash against SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | New Vision

    By Swalley Kenyi Uganda Cranes friendly matches November 9 Uganda v Ethiopia November 11 Uganda v Sudan Uganda Cranes will play international friendly matches against Ethiopia and Sudan before facing Ghana in their second last 2015 Africa Nations Cup qualifier at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole on November 15. The Uganda Cranes will play Ethiopia on November 9 and take on Sudan two days later at the same venue. The match against Ethiopia is organised by the Ministry of Health to raise awareness about the deadly HIV/AIDS scourge.

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  5. Prosecutors to appeal Pistorius rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | New Vision

    South African state prosecutors said on Monday they would appeal a culpable homicide verdict and five-year jail term handed down to fallen track star Oscar Pistorius. "NPA will be appealing both the conviction and sentence," spokesman Nathi Mncube said.

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  6. Arinaitwe's five wicket haul could not save UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | New Vision

    By Norman Katende ICC DIV III Cricket league Uganda 106, Malaysia 107/6 Tuesday Bermuda v Singapore Nepal v USA Wednesday Bermuda v Uganda Malaysia v Nepal Singapore v USA Davis Karashani Arinaitwe picked five wickets but they were not enough to save Uganda from a four wicket loss with 174 balls to go in their ICC Division III cricket league match against hosts Malaysia. The result means that Uganda now needs to win their last game against Bermuda to advance to the Division II cricket league.

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  7. NCS wants more paralympic athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | New Vision

    By David Namunyala National Disabled Sports Gala Finals Goal game Men MUK 7 KYU 2 Women Soroti 3 MUK 2 Amputee soccer UNAPD 5 Simba 0 Deaf soccer KYU 4 Kisoro Dem. 0 Table tennis Men KYU 2 SIA 0 Women BISU 2 SIA 0 Wheelchair basketball Kampala 20 Gulu 17 Sitting volleyball Kampala 2 Mubende 1 National Council of Sports wants to field a bigger number of disabled athletes at the upcoming All Africa Games scheduled for next year in Congo, Brazzaville.

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  8. South Africa football captain shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Johannesburg: South African football team captain Senzo Meyiwa has been shot dead at a house in Vosloorus township, authorities said. Lieutenant-General Solomon Makgale said 27-year-old Meyiwa was gunned down and declared dead on admission to hospital late Sunday, reports Xinhua.

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  9. South African captain shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    JOHANNESBURG: South Africa captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead late Sunday near Johannesburg, a police spokesman told AFP. Lieutenant-General Solomon Makgale said Meyiwa, 27, was shot at a house in Vosloorus, a township about 20 kilometres south of the city, and declared dead on admission to hospital.

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  10. Central Africa: The DRC and Its Neighbourhood - the Political Economy of PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    On 24 February 2013, 11 African countries signed the Addis Ababa Framework Agreement designed to bring peace to the Great Lakes Region, in particular the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo , which has been in the grip of armed conflict for two decades. The signatories to the agreement were South Africa, Angola, Burundi, Congo-Brazzaville, the Central African Republic , the DRC, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, South Sudan and Zambia.

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  11. PA Resources AB: Invitation to Presentation of Q3 Results on 29 OctoberRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Business Wire

    PA Resources will release the interim report for the third quarter 2014 on Wednesday 29 October at 08:00 CET. CEO Mark McAllister and CFO Tomas Hedstrom will host a webcasted conference call the same morning at 09.00 CET.

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  12. UN to Aid Central Africa in Polio VaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Voice of America

    A World Health Organization official gives a dose of polio vaccine to Somali children in Tosweyn village, in the Baidoa region, Somalia, Sept. 12, 2000.

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  13. PA Resources Receives Approval for Deferred Interest PaymentsRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Business Wire

    The bondholders in PA Resources' NOK and SEK denominated bonds, have at the bondholders meeting and by the written procedure respectively, approved PA Resources' proposal announced on 3 October 2014 of, inter alia, deferred interest payments. The decision to approve the proposal obtained 99.61% of the votes in the written procedure for the SEK bonds and was unanimous in the bondholders meeting for the NOK bond.

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  14. Champions APR ready to defend crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Umupira

    DEFENDING CHAMPIONS APR is ready to stage another dominant performance in the 2014/15 National Football League in bid to retain the league title, their 15th since the club was formed in 1993. The military side won last season's title with 64 points after scoring 46 goals, conceding 13 goals to end the season with the best defence while rivals second-placed Rayon Sports found the net 55 times, conceding goals to emerge as the best striking force led by top scorer Burundian Cedric Amissi to end the season with 62 points.

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  15. Public affairs officer in Republic of Congo says shea s proud of her Milford rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Milford Mirror

    Vanessa Rozier talks to students at Jonathan Law High School about her job as public affairs officer for the U.S. Embassy in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo. Jonathan Law High School graduate Vanessa Rozier, currently the public affairs officer for the U.S. Embassy in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo, visited her alma mater last week and told students she is proud of her Milford roots.

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  16. Vanessa Rozier Visits With Jonathan Law StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    At the start of the program, Principal Fran Thompson provided an enthusiastic welcome for 'one of our own' - and encouraged students in the audience with the notion, "If you want it, if you dream it, anything is possible." With that, he introduced Vanessa Rozier.

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  17. PA Resources AB: PA Resourcesa Nomination Committee for the AGM 2015Read the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Business Wire

    The composition of PA Resources' Nomination Committee for the Annual General Meeting 2015 consists of the following members: PA Resources AB's guidelines for appointment of the Nomination Committee were adopted at the AGM 2014 and are based on the principles of the Swedish Code of Corporate Governance. The Nomination Committee is to be comprised of the Chairman of the Board and representatives of the Company's three largest shareholders as per 30 September 2014.

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  18. PA Resources' Nomination Committee for the AGM 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    The composition of PA Resources' Nomination Committee for the Annual General Meeting 2015 consists of the following members: Christina Hadjigeorgiou, appointed by the shareholder Gunvor Group Ltd Mats Nilstoft, appointed by the shareholder Villefranche S.a.r.l. Garrett Soden, appointed by the shareholder Lorito Holdings Ltd Jerome Schurink, Chairman of the Board, appointed by the AGM 2014 PA Resources AB's guidelines for appointment of the Nomination Committee were adopted at the AGM 2014 and are based on the principles of the Swedish Code of Corporate Governance. The Nomination Committee is to be comprised of the Chairman of the Board and representatives of the Company's three largest shareholders as per 30 September 2014.

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  19. Women, children killed in new attack in east DR Congo: OfficialRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | UAport

    Brazzaville: Twenty-two people, most of them women and children, have been killed in a new attack in the troubled east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, just days after a similar massacre, a government official said on Saturday.

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  20. Bafana on track for Vision 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    There can be no denying that Shakes Mahaba has reignited Bafana Bafana s spark the team now playing with some verve and finesse. Photo by Philip Maeta/Gallo Images It was perhaps a positive thing that Bafana Bafana did not attain Africa Cup of Nations qualification in Polokwane on Wednesday night.

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