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  1. Mali/Guinea: By the Luck of the Draw, Guinea Wins Afcon PlaceRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... to be conducted to separate two teams after the group phase. The previous drawing of lots in 1972 and 1988 favoured Congo and Algeria. The other quarter-final sees DR Congo and Congo-Brazzaville clash in a derby in Bata on Saturday, after which ...

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  2. With some 'surefire' films shunned, a horse race gets underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... an investigative look at the rangers trying to protect endangered mountain gorillas in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, picks up additional viewers by virtue of it streaming on Netflix. It's a heart-wrenching thriller, perhaps the best of the ...

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  3. Former NBA star now on CDC Foundation boardRead the original story

    Wednesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... president and CEO of the CDC Foundation, located in Atlanta. Mutombo, a native of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, says he has more firsthand knowledge than many Americans about certain situations on the ground around the world, especially in ...

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  4. Ebola Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    ... but not in humans. The first human outbreaks occurred in 1976, one in northern Zaire (now Democratic Republic of the Congo) in Central Africa: and the other, in southern Sudan (now South Sudan). The virus is named after the Ebola River, where the ...

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  5. NI-based troops arrive in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A team of Northern Ireland-based soldier has arrived in Malawi in south east Africa, to commence training ahead of an international peace-keeping deployment to the Democratic Republic of the Congo .

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  6. Multibillion-dollar race to put internet into orbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Scientist

    ... at an altitude of 8000 kilometres. The firm provides connectivity to Colombia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan and Papua New Guinea. Even internet giant Google has got in on the rush to space, investing $1 billion in SpaceX's ...

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  7. Coaches slam Africa Cup lot drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... rsday's draw, the next two days will be rest days before the first two quarter-finals will be played on Saturday, with Congo Brazzaville meeting DR Congo and hosts Equatorial Guinea facing Tunisia, both in Bata.

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  8. PA Resources Covers Fees to Advisers of Gunvor Group and Other CreditorsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    ... conducts exploration, development and production of oil and gas assets. The Group operates in Tunisia, Republic of Congo (Brazzaville), Equatorial Guinea, United Kingdom, Denmark, Netherlands and Germany. PA Resources is producing oil in West Africa ...

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  9. 10 Rwandans appointed for CAF Continental club championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Umukino

    ... Munyanziza, TheogeneNdagijimana, Simba Honore andLouis Hakizimana will handle a tricky tie between Sanga Balendeof DR Congo andClubeRecreativoDesportivo do Libolofrom Angola on February 28 in Kinshasa. Gaspard Kayijuka has been appointed the match ...

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  10. AFCON 2015: Security fears ahead of quarter-finalsRead the original story

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    ... between Zambia and Cape Verde that did severe damage to the pitch. With the first quarterfinal on Saturday between Congo-Brazzaville and DR Congo, common sense would suggest that both matches be played at the country's largest venue as a ...

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  11. Congo restores Internet to banks, gov't agencies but public block remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PC World

    Internet service has been restored to government agencies and banks in the Democratic Republic of Congo, but otherwise a government shutdown of email, social media and mobile phone services, ordered on Jan. 19, remains in effect. The DRC government moved to block communications in an attempt to quell public protests and clashes that left more than 45 people dead and over 1,000 injured.

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  12. Lucky draw awaits as group stage concludesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Australian

    ... rsday's draw, the next two days will be rest days before the first two quarter-finals will be played on Saturday, with Congo Brazzaville meeting DR Congo and hosts Equatorial Guinea facing Tunisia, both in Bata.

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  13. Feingold may be eying return to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTV Madison

    ... currently works in the U.S. State Department as a Special Envoy for the Great Lakes and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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  14. ILUNGA v. HOLDERRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | FindLaw

    ... of Justice, Washington, D.C., for Respondent. Faustin Mukadi Ilunga, a citizen of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, appeals the denial of his application for asylum and protection under the Convention Against Torture ("CAT"). We hold that the ...

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  15. Philips calls for action to end light povertyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Scoop

    ... access to light. Discover how a Philips Gift of Light project has helped communities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo http://youtu.be/44fKNyIu0hQ Royal Philips Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) is a diversified health and well-being ...

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  16. Smart Tech, Eyes in the Sky to Stop Armed Groups Profiting in Congo IvoryRead the original story

    Wednesday | PressReleasePoint

    January 28, 2015 - A new report by the Enough Project, the Satellite Sentinel Project, African Parks, and DigitalGlobe details how leading edge technology, including satellite imagery and predictive analytics, can be a game-changer for park rangers working to halt an unprecedented slaughter of elephants for ivory in the Democratic Republic of the Congo . The report, " Poachers without Borders : New Satellite Imaging and Predictive Mapping to Empower Park Rangers and Combat Ivory Traffickers in Garamba National Park " identifies that ivory trafficking in Garamba National Park is funding armed groups responsible for widespread atrocities.

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  17. Congo Uprising: What is at StakeRead the original story

    Wednesday | War Is A Crime

    On Monday, January 19th, Congolese citizens rose up to contest the latest maneuver by the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo to prolong President Joseph Kabila's stay in power. According to Congo's constitution, the president can only serve two five-year terms and Joseph Kabila's second five-year term ends on .

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  18. All Africa Games Qualifiers: 100 Players summonedRead the original story

    Wednesday | PressReleasePoint

    ... Vs Uganda faces Egypt in the third round before qualification to the qualifiers tournament that will be held in Congo Brazzaville. MAIN PHOTO: Express Football Club midfielder, Tadeo Lwanga (left) against Bright Stars' Anthony Bongole in the Uganda ...

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  19. Put blames Stallions bad luck againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Umukino

    That's according to coach Paul Put, whose Stallions had been seen as possible champions after reaching the final of the last competition. But they had a bad tournament - lost 2-0 to Gabon in their opener, drew 0-0 with Equatorial Guinea and then lost their final game 2-1 to Congo-Brazzaville.

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  20. Africa: Security Fears Ahead of Quarter-FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    ... between Zambia and Cape Verde that did severe damage to the pitch. With the first quarterfinal on Saturday between Congo-Brazzaville and DR Congo, common sense would suggest that both matches be played at the country's largest venue as a ...

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