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Oct 16th, 2016
Kinshasa, DR Congo ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Democratic Republic of Congo’s ruling coalition and other smaller parties have agreed to delay next month’s elections to April 2018 – a move that will anger opposition groups who have accused the president of trying to cling onto p...
Aug 15th, 2016
Beni, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo) (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least 45 people were found dead in a massacre perpetrated on Saturday night in Beni city of North Kivu Province in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, city mayor Nyonyi Bwanakawa confirmed on Sunday. According to th...
Nov 27th, 2015
Djibouti (Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO)- Due to the urgent need to feed the 8.2 million people Ethiopia says are suffering from the drought, the Addis Ababa-Djibouti line opened ahead of schedule on 20 November. The first train to travel along the nearly 800km track delivered more than 3,000 tonnes of grai...
Sep 15th, 2015
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Feb 5th, 2015
Malabo , Equatorial Guinea ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Herve Renard’s Ivory Coast lived up to their billing as tournament favourites by securing a spot in the Africa Cup of Nations final with a 3-1 win over Democratic Republic of Congo at a sparsely populated Estadio de Bata. Ivory Coast ...