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1 hr ago | Lake Elsinore Valley News
For the women in the Democratic Republic of Congo , education is the most powerful weapon against violence, said Aline Malekera, co-founder of MamAfrica Designs.
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5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
I had just arrived in Kinshasa when Pascal called me. "Can you keep Saturday evening free for us?" he asked, "we need you as a mushamuka."
9 hrs ago | CNN
Months after a coup escalated chaos and violence in the Central African Republic, a French military operation has begun in the capital, Bangui, France's Defense Minister said Friday.
Armadale, the AIM quoted investment company focused on natural resources projects in Africa, is pleased to announce a placing of 305,555,800 new ordinary shares of 0.01 pence each in the capital of the Company at a price of 0.18 pence per share to raise A 550,000 before expenses, with institutional and other investors.
The sky over the Democratic Republic of Congo is now dotted with two white drones -the first unmanned aircraft owned by the United Nations .
While millions of people in Syria, Mali, Somalia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo struggle to cope with the devastating consequences of armed conflict, millions more are quietly experiencing a similar fate in lesser-known places such as the Central African Republic.
ENP Newswire - 05 December 2013 Release date- 04122013 - Regal Resources Limited is pleased to announce that it has received firm commitments from institutional and sophisticated investors to raise $1,008,000 through a placement of 28,000,000 million fully paid ordinary shares priced at 3.6 cents per share, a premium to the closing price on 27 ... (more)
* The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster * 9:30 p.m. and midnight Friday and Saturday, Palace Theatre "POLAR EXPRESS" 92 minutes * G * * A stunning adaptation of the popular children's story about a boy's belief in Santa Claus, re-created with state-of-the-art digital technology blended with ... (more)
UN troops target armed groups in DRC December 4, 2013 GOMA/KAMPALA. - The United Nations yesterday announced its peacekeeping troops will go after other armed groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo, after helping to defeat the M23 rebel force.Tackling such groups is now "a prospect" for the UN's 20 000-strong MONUSCO force and "that's just what ... (more)
The Council of Cardinals instituted by Pope Francis to assist him in the governance of the universal Church and to draw up a plan for the revision of the Apostolic Constitution Pastor bonus on the Roman Curia, as announced by the Holy Father's chirograph dated 28 September, began its second round of meetings this morning, to continue until 5 ... (more)
Watch six leading thinkers discuss the call to speak for those who cannot speak for themselves.
The Uganda-Democratic Republic of Congo border point at Bunagana in South Western Uganda has been re-opened after 20 months since the defeated M23 rebellion cropped in Eastern Congo.
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BOSTON: US President Barack Obama's uncle is expected to appear in a federal immigration court in Boston to argue that he should be allowed to stay in the United States, despite a 1992 deportation order and 2011 drunk-driving arrest.
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The UN's UAV, or unmanned aerial vehicle, is being deployed over the Democratic Republic of Congo "to monitor the volatile border with Rwanda and Uganda."