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  1. DR Congo reports at least 57 dead in train accidentRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The China Post

    KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo--At least 57 people were killed when a passenger train sped off the rails in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the government said Wednesday, raising an earlier death toll as difficult rescue operations continued in the remote, swampy area.

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  2. Rescue teams search for DRC train crash survivorsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | News24

    Rescue teams and medics on Thursday attempted to save survivors trapped in the mangled wreckage of a train that flew off the rails in the Democratic Republic of Congo, killing at least 57. "A special crane with a team specialised in derailments arrived on site at 23:00 to lift up the wagons," health ministry official Felix Kabange Numbi said, after ... (more)

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  3. Zuma sends condolences to DRCRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | News24

    Our healthcare and education systems are really struggling. If we were to implement socialism, things would get worse and not better, says Siphiwo Ntshuntshe .

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  4. American Family Uses Crowdfunding Campaign and Establishes an...Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    One American family from San Diego, CA has battled a hunting camp in Zambia for 6 years to remain on the land granted to them by Senior Chief Nsefu in the Game Management Area to establish an Ecotourism Camp.

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  5. ICT Africa Fiber Optic Communication Workshops Scheduled for South...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... developed. ICT Africa first series of fiber optic communication workshops have now been scheduled for South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The two day workshops will be held on July 3 and 4 in Midrand, July 8 and 9 in Lusaka and July 16 and 17 in ...

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  6. Town's African community project bears fruitRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    ... relentless sessions to men, women and children from all walks of life. Those beneficiaries include a community in Zambia, who for six years now have been twinned with FiTC's domestic programme by way of a project which has seen equipment and ...

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  7. Zambia Honours Dennis Liwewe with 3 Days National MourningRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... of Tuesday morning at Lusaka's Levy Mwanawasa General Hospital after liver complications, was a household name in Zambia and is being mourned by many from across the world. The veteran broadcaster is fondly remembered for his infectious radio ...

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  8. Nkana jets into TunisiaRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    Nkana on Wednesday afternoon arrived in Tunisia for Sunday's 2014 CAF Confederation Cup return leg of the pre-group stage against local side CA Bizertin.

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  9. Midnight Sun Mining Corp. Initiates Second Phase Drilling at SolweziRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Midnight Sun Mining Corp. announces a second phase of drilling on the Solwezi copper property in northwest Zambia.

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  10. At least 60 killed in DR Congo train crashRead the original story

    Wednesday | Xinhuanet

    At least 60 people were killed and some 60 others were injured when a freight train derailed in the southeast region of the Democratic Republic of Congo on Tuesday, national train service officials told Xinhua on Wednesday.

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  11. DRC train crash toll at 57Read the original story

    Wednesday | News24

    At least 57 people were killed when a passenger train sped off the rails in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the government said on Wednesday, raising an earlier death toll as difficult rescue operations continued in the remote, swampy area.

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  12. Train crash kills over fifty people in Democratic Republic of CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sydney Morning Herald

    This picture taken on November 8, 2006 shows a commuter train carrying Congolese people in Kinshasa.

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  13. 60 killed in DR Congo train accidentRead the original story

    Wednesday | Nerve News

    At least 60 people were killed and some 60 others wounded when a train derailed in the southeast region of the Democratic Republic of Congo -, authorities said Wednesday.

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  14. Zambia: Two Miners Injured At Mopani KitweRead the original story

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    ... after two miners died at the same mine. The two miners got injured on Monday in a rock fall. Mine-workers Union of Zambia (MUZ) general secretary Joseph Chewe confirmed the accident in an interview yesterday. Mr Chewe said the two miners, who he was ...

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  15. Justice for children and realities of remand homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Daily Monitor

    The Children's Act stipulation on how to treat child offenders is clear, with the children's welfare as the focus.

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  16. Far Post: Football For AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 22 | CNN

    ... The Melbourne Chinese Soccer Association recently held a mock "Asian Cup," which had teams representing East Timor, Zambia, Lebanon, Iran and Thailand. Then there are the older cup tournaments - the Ukrainian Football Tournament, the Karadjordje Cup ...

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  17. Chinese Embassy celebrates birthday of Zambia's KaundaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | People's Daily Online

    Zambian former president Kenneth Kaunda shakes hands with Chinese ambassador Zhou Yuxiao in Lusaka, Zambia, April 21, 2014.

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  18. Huawei rolls out first base station for ZICTA's rural expansion projectRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Huawei Technologies has reportedly deployed the first of 169 base stations that will be rolled out to provide mobile voice services to rural communities in Zambia, according to AllAfrica.

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  19. Continental Outdoor digitises the roads of AfricaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Bizcommunity

    There's a digital buzz on the roads of Africa. Continental Outdoor has commenced with its roll-out of Digital Roadside billboards in Zambia, soon to be followed by Tanzania and five other sub-Saharan countries! The roadside digital billboards provide brands with heightened exposure and elevate their stature beyond the traditional messaging style ... (more)

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  20. Southern Africa: Chinese Merchant Gateways for Ivory and Rhino HornsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | AllAfrica.com

    ... taking off. In the remote Zambezi region of Southern Africa, where Namibia shares international borders with Angola, Zambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe, geography and opportunity create ideal circumstances for ivory poachers. With more than 9,100 ...

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