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Congo-Brazzaville

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:33:16 GMT
Congo Brazzaville National Makes Investment Tour
[New Dawn] A Pan Africanist from Congo Brazzaville Col. Andre Methode Tchicaya is here in Liberia meeting with authorities of key ministries and agencies to discover how he can fit into Liberia's development climate by bringing in investors.

Sun, 05 Aug 2018 06:43:31 GMT
Can Ebola Spread to DRC Neighbours?
[VOA] U.N. officials warn the deadly Ebola virus could be spread by refugees leaving the Democratic Republic of Congo's North Kivu province. Officials are urging neighboring countries to increase surveillance at border crossings.

Congo-Kinshasa

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 02:10:23 GMT
African Expertise Key to Stopping Ebola - Then and Now
[allAfrica] An Ebola outbreak in the eastern part of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is once again straining Africa's medical resources.

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:29:21 GMT
How Roadblocks, Not Just Minerals, Fund Rebels and Conflict in the Congo
[The Conversation Africa] For over a decade it's been widely recognised that rebel financing in the Democratic Republic of Congo is firmly linked to mining.

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:25:35 GMT
Kabila's Decision to Step Aside Won't Change the DRC's Power Dynamics
[This is Africa] Emmanuel Shadary is President Joseph Kabila's preferred presidential candidate meaning that Kabila could remain in power if not in office.

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:50:04 GMT
Judges Close Reparations Proceedings in Bemba's War Crimes Trial
[Bemba Trial Website] Following Jean-Pierre Bemba's acquittal two months ago at the International Criminal Court (ICC), judges have closed the reparations proceedings in the case where the former vice president of the Democratic Republic of Congo was...

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:38:43 GMT
Ebola Responders Must Learn Language Lessons From the 2014 Epidemic
[IRIN] August 2014 was a scary time in West Africa. Ebola was spreading rapidly and the international community was waking up to a disaster that ultimately killed more than 11,000 people.

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