Congo's Ebola outbreak threatens CAR after violence forces thousands across border
The affected area's isolation - it is about 1,400 kilometres (870 miles) from the capital Kinshasa - has helped contain the spread of the highly contagious hemorrhagic fever, experts say. Yet recent attacks by Christian militias in Central African ...
African Latter-day Saints witnessing historic moments
Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles began his recent trip to Africa by traveling to the construction site of the Durban South Africa Temple. As he stood on the deep red soil ... Three temples are in operation on the continent ...
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Sundowns give priority to the Champions League
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Sundowns are away at AS Vita Club of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Kinshasa on Wednesday in the second group in defence of their Champions League crown. They then return home to play on the final day of the Premier Soccer ... "Our worry about ...
30 Days, 30 Grads: Parkland just start for Congolese immigrant
Five years after coming to the United States from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tony Mongulu, 38, of Urbana, pictured here with his wife, Ursula Phoba, graduated earlier this month from Western Illinois University with a bachelor's degree in ...
EU imposes sanctions on nine in DR Congo
"The European Union remains seriously concerned by the deterioration of the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo," the EU said. The sanctions also hit the current and former DRC ministers for the interior Ramazani Shadari and Evariste ...
Ebola outbreak declared in Democratic Republic of the Congo after three die
He was a man who presented himself with a high fever last month at a local clinic and was told to travel to the nearest hospital for tests. Kabambi said he died en route and the motorcycle taxi driver who was drivinghim, as well as another passenger ...
WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti arrives in Kinshasa to discuss response to Ebola outbreak
Ebola vaccine could get first real-world test in emerging outbreak
Updated: Will vaccine help curb new Ebola outbreak in the DRC?
Ebola virus disease – Democratic Republic of the Congo
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On 9 May 2017, WHO was informed of a cluster of undiagnosed illness and deaths including haemorrhagic symptoms in Likati Health Zone, Bas Uele Province in the north of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), bordering Central African Republic ...
Nollywood one of the few true representations of 'Global Africa'
The phenomenon of Nigeria's prolific film industry - Nollywood - has attracted positive international attention to Africa's most populous country. Nollywood is the second largest film producer in the world behind India's Bollywood and ahead of America ...
Democratic Republic of the Congo 'faces civil war' if president fails to quit
Opposition leaders are warning that the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) faces civil war if president Joseph Kabila does not relinquish his grip on power and step down when his mandate ends. The DRC has suffered repeated bouts of unrest since ...
Human Rights Watch warns of potential chaos in DRC
Face-off over the Congo: the long rivalry between Kinshasa and Brazzaville
The resulting rush of foaming brown water is the reason for the existence, the proximity and the enmity of arguably the world's two closest capital cities: Kinshasa, of the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Brazzaville, of the confusingly similarly ...
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