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Congo launches agri-business park in move to revamp farming

16 Jul 2014

KINSHASA Democratic Republic of Congo has launched its first agricultural business park, the initial step in a plan to use its vast tracts of arable land to produce food, create jobs and wean the economy off its dependence on mining.

African nations give rebels in Congo six months to disarm

04 Jul 2014

LUANDA/KINSHASA African nations have agreed to suspend military operations for six months against Rwandan rebels in Congo to give them more time to lay down their arms, regional government officials said.

African nations give rebels in Congo six months to disarm

03 Jul 2014

LUANDA/KINSHASA African nations have agreed to suspend military operations for six months against Rwandan rebels in Congo to give them more time to lay down their arms, regional government officials said.

African nations give rebels in Congo six months to disarm

03 Jul 2014

LUANDA/KINSHASA African nations have agreed to suspend military operations for six months against Rwandan rebels in Congo to give them more time to lay down their arms, regional government officials said.

African nations give Rwandan rebels six months to disarm

03 Jul 2014

LUANDA/KINSHASA African nations have agreed to suspend military operations for six months against Congo-based Rwandan rebels in order to give them more time to lay down their arms, regional government officials said.

African nations give Rwandan rebels six months to disarm

03 Jul 2014

LUANDA/KINSHASA African nations have agreed to suspend military operations for six months against Congo-based Rwandan rebels in order to give them more time to lay down their arms, regional government officials said.

Turn off lights to keep TVs on, Congo's World Cup viewers told

19 Jun 2014

KINSHASA In a bid to keep television sets on for the full 90 minutes, World Cup viewers in Democratic Republic of Congo are being told ahead of each match in Brazil to turn off their lights and refrain from turning on electric cookers.

Turn off lights to keep TVs on, Congo's World Cup viewers told

19 Jun 2014

KINSHASA In a bid to keep television sets on for the full 90 minutes, World Cup viewers in Democratic Republic of Congo are being told ahead of each match in Brazil to turn off their lights and refrain from turning on electric cookers.

Turn off lights to keep TVs on, Congo's World Cup viewers told

19 Jun 2014

KINSHASA In a bid to keep television sets on for the full 90 minutes, World Cup viewers in Democratic Republic of Congo are being told ahead of each match in Brazil to turn off their lights and refrain from turning on electric cookers.

Soccer-Turn off lights to keep TVs on, Congo's World Cup viewers told

19 Jun 2014

KINSHASA, June 19 In a bid to keep television sets on for the full 90 minutes, World Cup viewers in Democratic Republic of Congo are being told ahead of each match in Brazil to turn off their lights and refrain from turning on electric cookers.

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Cartel gunmen terrorise Mexican city, free El Chapo's son

Heavily armed fighters surrounded security forces in a Mexican city on Thursday and made them free one of drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman's sons, after his capture triggered gunbattles and a prison break that sent civilians scurrying for cover.