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  1. The Drill Down: Zinc is No. 1 with assay from Ivanhoe Mines' Kipushi propertyRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | SNL Financial

    Editor's Note: The Drill Down is a weekly summary of the best drill results reported by companies in SNL's coverage space, as aggregated by SNL Metals & Mining. Zinc claimed the top spot for the week ended April 17 with a remarkable assay from Ivanhoe Mines' Kipushi property in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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  2. Oryx Petroleum Co. Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... areas are located in West Africa in Nigeria, the AGC administrative area offshore Senegal and Guinea Bissau, and Congo (Brazzaville). Receive News & Ratings for Oryx Petroleum Co. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily ...

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  3. Nunn joining CARE's mission platform to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    ... school graduation rates to increasing agricultural yields for subsistence farmers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo," she said. She said the "sabbatical" gave her time to think and to decide how she could make the biggest difference going ...

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  4. Cycling for a CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Printing Impressions

    ... that will go toward providing clean water and sanitation for a children's school in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The cycling journey will also raise awareness about the plight of these children. During the bike ride, the participants ...

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  5. Sheryl Sandberg Is On Team HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Switched

    ... Women in Peace and Security to Dr. Denis Mukwege (C), founder of Panzi Hospital in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with Georgetown University President John DeGioia (R) at Georgetown University February 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by ...

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  6. Central Africa: Prosecutor to Call Eleven Witnesses in Bemba's Second TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... defense lawyers Aim Kilolo Musamba and Jean-Jacques Mangenda Kabongo, as well as defense witness Narcisse Arido and Congo parliamentarian Fidle Babala Wandu implemented a "strategy" to present false evidence in Mr. Bemba's trial for war crimes and ...

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  7. Olympics a long way off as Ghana face LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    ... is rare for a Ghanaian national team, but poor 2012 Olympic Games qualifying results did them no favours seeding-wise. Congo Brazzaville awaits Ghana or Liberia in the second round and whoever from the trio makes the next stage must confront former ...

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  8. Three members of UN mission kidnapped in eastern DR CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Three members of the United Nation's peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo were kidnapped Thursday in the eastern North Kivu province, a UN source said. "Three members of MONUSCO ... have been kidnapped in Kibumba", some 30 kilometres north of the provincial capital Goma, the source told AFP.

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  9. Blue Point Capital hires Red Ventures exec as principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | PE Hub

    ... and advanced digital marketing teams. His background also includes time with HOPE International in Brazzaville, Congo, and Harris Williams & Co., where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions. Castleberry graduated from Washington and Lee ...

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  10. Africa: Malaria - the Preventable Disease That Kills ThousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and school, thereby rendering children unequipped for promising careers. Rassa Maga from the Democratic Republic of Congo, whose 11-month-old daughter contracted malaria, explained the economic woes of the disease. "Malaria is affecting me because ...

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  11. 11 wildlife experiences that could vanish in your lifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | CNN

    ... disease are decimating the world's largest primate -- you can still watch them in their habitat in the Republic of the Congo. One of man's closest animal relatives could be extinct in a decade. In Borneo you can visit them in rehabilitation centers ...

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  12. UN mission condemns murderous attack on civilians in DR Congo townRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The head of the United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has strongly condemned Wednesday's deadly attack on civilians in North Kivu province and expressed deep condolences to the families of the victims. According to MONUSCO, in the early morning hours of 15 April, a group of unidentified assailants suspected to belong to the Ugandan-based Allied Democratic Forces rebel group attacked Matiba village, 5 kilometres north east of Mbau in Beni territory.

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  13. Burundi: UN refugee agency warns surge in people fleeing pre-election violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The number of Burundians seeking refuge in neighbouring countries has surged in recent weeks following an uptick in pre-election violence and intimidation throughout the African nation, a spokesperson for the United Nations refugee agency said on Friday. Briefing reporters in Geneva, Adrian Edwards warned that more than 8,000 Burundians had sought refuge in Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo over the past 14 days amid intensifying harassment and reported disappearances of people associated with the political opposition.

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  14. 5 Top TSX Stocks: General Moly Up Over 40 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Resource Investing News

    ... , silver and germanium drill results from ongoing exploration at its Kipushi mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. "Our underground drilling program at Kipushi is continuing to deliver exceptionally high-grade intercepts in several target ...

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  15. This Week in Musicians' Deaths: Percy Sledge and Mingiedi MawanguRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Stranger

    ... of Congotronics collective Konono No1 , died on Wednesday in his home country of the Democratic Republic of the Congo; he was 85. Mawangu is remembered for being the founder of Konono No1, a group formed sometime in the '60s to play indigenous dance ...

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  16. Congress must hear the cries of hunger from abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Ukraine, where it did not exist to emergency levels prior. Somalia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo and others are facing severe hunger. Tragically, ration cuts have already occurred for some in these troubled areas because ...

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  17. Ghana to boycott All African GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, April 17, GNA - Ghana could boycott the All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville, scheduled for September, as a result of funding. The various sporting associations have called on government to release funds for their preparations for the multi-discipline competition or forget about Ghana's participation.

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  18. 'Son of the Congo': Oklahoma City Thunder star Serge Ibaka returns home to helpRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Zap2it.com

    "Son of the Congo" is not only the story of NBA star Serge Ibaka's return to his West African village but also the tale of a young man's maturation. The hourlong documentary, which airs Friday , on ESPN , follows the Oklahoma City Thunder power forward as he makes his annual offseason visit to his hometown of Brazzaville in the Republic of Congo, a village so impoverished that it's not uncommon to see people living outdoors or children playing basketball in bare feet or tatters of sneakers.

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  19. Africa's parks must be off limits for oil and gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | New Scientist

    There are better ways to help Africa prosper than ripping up protected park borders in the hunt for oil and gas A DRAMATIC drop in oil prices has done little to deter the frantic hunt for fresh reserves by foreign companies in sub-Saharan Africa. The Democratic Republic of the Congo is a prime target.

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  20. Obama Ignores Atrocity and Tells Congo: Keep Up the Good WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | OpEdNews

    It is night in the town of Kalembe, in the Democratic Republic of Congo's North Kivu Province. North Kivu borders Lake Kivu in the eastern DRC.

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