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  1. Rwanda appeal CAF disqualificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | New Vision

    ... imposed the sanction after an investigation into Rwandan striker Dady Birori, who plays for Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) club Vita as Agiti Tady Etekiama. The Rwandan federation has since contested the disqualification on grounds that the ...

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  2. Eagles now to face CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Umupira

    Nigeria's Super Eagles will now host Congo in Calabar in the 2015 Afcon qualifiers after initial opponents Rwanda were disqualified from the qualifying series.

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  3. CAR children need protection and educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | AlertNet

    ... of civilians in the Central African Republic. While a ceasefire was agreed earlier this month in Brazzaville, Congo, significant pockets of violence remain in the country. For more information on Plan's work or to make a donation call 0800 526 848 ...

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  4. Polio vaccines may not always workRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Fox News

    The standard polio vaccine may not always work, as vaccinations didn't prevent polio in people in the Republic of the Congo during an outbreak there in 2010, a new study shows.

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  5. This week from AGU: Long-term ecological research, predicting cholera outbreaksRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | EurekAlert!

    ... succumbing to the disease. In most countries, cholera is rare. In others, like the Democratic Republic of the Congo, cholera is an endemic threat, always lurking in the background waiting for the right set of conditions to spark an outbreak. In a ...

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  6. The lake made of LAVA: Daredevil photography reveals incredible...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Mail on Sunday

    ... story' The lake made of LAVA: Daredevil photography reveals incredible patterns of fire created at the heart of Congo's Mount Nyiragongo Sheer walls drop down a quarter of a mile into a giant lake of lava which appears to breathe in and out as its ...

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  7. Working together for a more resilient worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... people in need. This is what it's all about." - Honorine Brahim, FAO Program Assistant, Democratic Republic of the Congo "To restore hope to desperate people who end up in situations they're often not responsible for." - Guillaume Kahomboshi, Food ...

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  8. Mutant poliovirus caused Republic of Congo outbreak in 2010Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In 2010, a polio outbreak in the Republic of Congo resulted in 445 confirmed cases, of which 47% were fatal.

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  9. Indonesia and Vietnam Pose High Risk for Oil & Gas Companies,...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Business Wire

    ... included Ecuador (22 percent), Equatorial Guinea (17 percent), and Algeria (12 percent), while Libya, Republic of the Congo (RoC), Gabon, Angola, and Kazakhstan all posted modest gains. The Frontier Energy Risk Index is based on macroeconomic and ...

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  10. Ferwafa to appeal CAF's banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Umukino

    ... the country on the grounds that it fielded an ineligible player. The decision was based on the protest by the Congo Football Federation about Rwanda's fielding of Congolese born striker DadyBirori on July 20, in Pointe-Noire, with the former arguing ...

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  11. Airtel Launches Tramigo Partnership in Sub-Saharan AfricaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Pressat

    ... for their customers. As such, Airtel have now joined forces with Tramigo to offer real time vehicle tracking to Airtel Congo Brazzaville customers. Arto Tiitinen, Tramigo CEO, comments: "Our partnership with Airtel Congo Brazzaville offers us a ...

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  12. Ground-breaking medical research millions choose to rejectRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | American Thinker

    ... in West Africa, the largest ever recorded since the virus's discovery in 1976 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (then Zaire). A Ben-Gurion University of the Negev virologist and a leader in the search for a cure for the devastating disease, ...

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  13. The 1st National Forum on Gabon Oil & Gas Opens Exhibition to the PublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | MBendi

    ... Angola; Benin; Botswana; Burkina Faso; Burundi; Cameroon; Cape Verde; Central African Republic; Chad; Comoros; Congo; Cote d'Ivoire; Democratic Republic of The Congo; Djibouti; Egypt; Equatorial Guinea; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; ...

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  14. Why we should care about the Ebola outbreak in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the current outbreak is the largest on record since the identification of the virus in 1976 in the Republic of the Congo. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports close to 2,000 confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) and over 1,000 deaths ...

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  15. US stocks climb, Aug. 11-15Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | The Northern Miner

    ... its liquidity and to reach full production capacity at Namoya, its second gold mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, after Twangiza. Under that plan, it closed a US$35.5 million liquidity backstop facility, and signed a memorandum of ...

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  16. Half of pre-term babies born in hospitals miss out on life-saving drug : August 19, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Daily Times

    ... Rates of corticosteroid use ranged from 16% of eligible women in Afghanistan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to 91% in Jordan. More than one-quarter (27%) of the women who were eligible to receive tocolytic drugs were treated with bed rest ...

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  17. Rwanda/Congo-Brazzaville: CAF Kicks Rwanda Out of Afcon 2015Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    ... leg match of the second round of qualifying played against Rwanda on 20 July 2014 in Pointe-Noire. The protest by Congo contested the eligibility of the player Birori Dady aligned with Rwanda, and plays for the AS Vita Club of Kinshasa with ...

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  18. Ivanhoe to Start Strategic Review on Kamoa and Kipushi ProjectsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Resource Investing News

    ... to complete a strategic review of the Kamoa and Kipushi projects. Both are located in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The appointment follows Ivanhoe's announcement on May 15, 2014, that both corporate and project level options were being ...

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  19. Banro Announces Financing Plan and Certain Senior Management ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Market Wire

    ... net proceeds of this Financing will be used for the repayment of certain bank loans in the Democratic Republic of the Congo ("DRC") totaling US$12.8 million, to pay the upcoming interest payment due on the Company's currently outstanding notes ...

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  20. What the Millennium Development Goals Have AccomplishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Center for American Progress

    ... primary schooling" The number of children enrolled in primary school has increased in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC, from about 49 percent in 1991 to 61 percent in 2010, with almost equal numbers of boys and girls. Overall, it has ...

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