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Peril and promise: gas from 'killer lake' powers Rwanda

Urdu Point 20 Jan 2022
... Kivu, one of Africa's great Rift lakes lying between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo ... In both Rwanda and DR Congo, many live in fear of the lake's harmful potential, and stories abound of swimmers disappearing into its depths after being asphyxiated or pulled under.
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Ten DR Congo prisoners sentenced for mass rapes in jail

Joy Online 20 Jan 2022
Ten prisoners have been found guilty of raping dozens of female inmates during a violent riot at an overcrowded jail in the Democratic Republic of Congo ... Thomas Fessy, senior DR Congo researcher at HRW, told the BBC that the prosecution of 10 inmates “should only be seen as a first step” ... .
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Arrests in case of Italian ambassador murdered in DR Congo

Urdu Point 19 Jan 2022
Goma, DR Congo, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 19th Jan, 2022 ) .DR Congo police said Tuesday they had arrested suspects in the murder of the Italian ambassador Luca Attanasio who was killed in an ambush on his vehicle a year ago.
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DR Congo convicts get 15 years over jail rapes

Urdu Point 19 Jan 2022
Lubumbashi, DR Congo, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 19th Jan, 2022 ) .Ten convicts were handed 15-year jail terms on Wednesday for the rape of dozens of ...
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Modern stadium built by Chinese company put into operation in NE DR Congo

China.dot.org 19 Jan 2022
GOMA (DR Congo), Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- The first modern stadium in Goma, a major city in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), built by the Chinese company Sinohydro 2, ...
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Ten prisoners sentenced for mass rapes in DR Congo jail

BBC News 19 Jan 2022
Ten prisoners have been found guilty of raping dozens of female inmates during a violent riot at an overcrowded jail in the Democratic Republic of Congo ... Thomas Fessy, senior DR Congo researcher at HRW, told the BBC that the prosecution of 10 inmates "should only be seen as a first step" ... .
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Arsenal's Sead Kolasinac joins Marseille

The Times of India 19 Jan 2022
MARSEILLE ... He becomes Marseille's second January signing after DR Congo's attacker Cedric Bakambu joined last week and will be presented to the media on Thursday. Official and confirmed ... Looking for Something?. Start a Conversation. .
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Militiamen kill 15 civilians in DR Congo

Ghana Web 18 Jan 2022
... in Ituri province in the Democratic Republic of Congo ... At the time of the massacre in these Ituri localities, there were no soldiers from DR Congo's armed forces, according to members of civil society in the province.
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At least 15 killed in DR Congo violence

Urdu Point 17 Jan 2022
At least 15 people have died in separate attacks by armed groups in DR Congo's troubled northeastern province of Ituri, local sources and monitors said on Monday. Bunia, DR Congo, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Jan, 2022 ) .At least 15 people have died in separate ...
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Junior Communications and Programme Officer (JPO) to DCA in DR Congo

Reliefweb 17 Jan 2022
DanChurchAid (DCA) is a Danish humanitarian, non-government and non-profit organisation working in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since 2004 ... The DRC programme employs 80 national and five international staff ... The position will be based in Goma, DR Congo, with frequent travels to the field depending on the security situation ... DKK 18.000 ... .
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Student 'seriously wounded' in DR Congo army op – medic

The Manila Times 16 Jan 2022
... wounded" on Saturday (Sunday in Manila) when an army air strike hit a school in the troubled northeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo), local sources said.
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Ghana vs Gabon: Mystery of Gabonese player born 4 years after mother’s death

Ghana Web 14 Jan 2022
According to DR Congo team managers who wanted Gabon disqualified from the 2021 AFCON Qualifiers, the player was born a Congolese and they believe he might have altered his age. CAF then opened a probe into Kanga’s age after DR Congo made the report demanding Gabon’s disqualification from the 2021 AFCON.
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10 killed in eastern DR Congo attacks

The Manila Times 14 Jan 2022
BENI, DR Congo. Armed groups have killed seven civilians and three members of the security forces in eastern DR Congo, where a clinic was set ablaze, local sources said on Thursday (Friday in Manila).
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Rwanda public sector staff told get jabbed or resign

Urdu Point 14 Jan 2022
Rwandan authorities on Friday told public sector workers to get vaccinated against Covid or resign, further tightening the strict pandemic measures which have seen people flee the country ... Around a hundred Rwandan fled across the border to DR Congo in recent days, saying they were escaping the vaccine rules, mainly for religious reasons ... ....
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DRCongo says Rwandans who 'fled' Covid jab rules repatriated

Urdu Point 13 Jan 2022
More than 100 Rwandans who said they had fled to neighbouring DR Congo because of their country's Covid vaccine rules have returned home, a local Congolese official said Thursday. Bukavu, DR Congo, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Jan, 2022 ) .More than 100 Rwandans ...
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