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  1. Samguine

    Ebola Outbreak Spreads To DR Congo City – WHO – Channels Television News

    The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has spread to a city, the World Health Organisation said Thursday, raising concern the deadly virus may prove tougher.... Read more via Channels Television News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    WHO says 19 dead, 39 infected so far in Congo Ebola outbreak – Yahoo News

    Democratic Republic of Congo reported 39 suspected, probable or confirmed cases of Ebola between April 4 and May 13, including 19 deaths, the World Health Organization said on Monday. It said 393 people who identified as contacts of Ebola patients … Read more via Yahoo News –...
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    Britons held in DR Congo freed – BBC News

    Two Britons held hostage in the Democratic Republic of Congo released unharmed, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says… Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World DR Congo reports four more Ebola cases – ModernGhana News

    Four more cases of Ebola have been detected in northwest Democratic Republic of Congo, doctors said Thursday, two days after DRC reported a fresh outbreak of the disease. Read more via ModernGhana News – Get more World News
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    Metro See How Corpses Are Transported To The Mortuary In Congo [PHOTOS]

    See how this corpse is being transported to and from the mortuary in Congo
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    Metro Congolese Man Beats His Pretty Wife To Death After 2 Years Of Marriage - Nairaland

    A Congolese man named Francis Mbuyi (Dewiston Mbuyi) has killed his wife Lhynda after beating her mercilessly. She died of internal bleeding in hospital. The couple got married 2yrs ago. It is unclear why he killed her. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro Flood Kills 44 In Congo – Leadership Nigeria Newspapers

    The number of peopltte killed in flooding triggered by heavy rains has risen to 44 in the Congolese capital Kinshasa. “This figure remains provisional as rescue operations are ongoing,’’ Dominique Weloli, the Provincial Health Minister told newsmen on Friday. Weloli had placed the death toll at...
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    World 33 die in Congo flooding after heavy rain – AP News

    33 die in Congo flooding after heavy rain 33 die in Congo flooding after heavy rain 33 die in Congo flooding after heavy rain KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Authorities in Congo say at least 33 people have died amid flooding in and around the capital of Kinshasa. … via AP News –...
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    World Congo Church Uses Beer For Healing, To Cast Out Demons [VIDEO]

    Louzolo Amour, a church in Congo is using beer to cast demons out of its members. Africa News reports that services in the church which normally last up to 9 hours are dedicated to the healing of souls and bodies with sips of beer and praise. The church has as much as 5000 followers. A...
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    World Congo Govt May Suspend Long-Awaited Elections Because It's Too Expensive

    The Congo government has announced that it may not be holding its long awaited election in 2017 because it is "too expensive." “It will be difficult to think that we can mobilize $1.8 billion this year," Pierre Kangudia Mbayi, minister of state in charge of budget, said on Wednesday. "At this...
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    World Congo's Main Opposition Leader, Etienne Tshisekedi, Dies At 84

    Democratic Republic of Congo's veteran opposition leader, Etienne Tshisekedi, has died in Brussels aged 84, his party said yesterday. Tshisekedi stood up to Mobutu Sese Seko, who ruled the country then known as Zaire, for more than three decades before Mobutu was overthrown by Rwanda, Uganda...
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    World I Will Not Step Down When My Tenure Expires Next Week – Congo's President, Kabila

    Joseph Kabila says he won't step down when his second term ends on December 19. Despite the fact that Joseph Kabila’s second and final term as president was due to end in December, his government failed to prepare by holding presidential polls in time. With no elected successor in place...
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    Entertainment Davido Flees From Concert Venue in Congo

    Sony music act and star singer, David Adeleke, Davido last night in far away Lubumbashi, Congo, fled for his life. Davido who had arrived Congo two days ago for a concert he was scheduled to headline to last night couldn’t perform because on getting to the venue of the concert, a riot broke...