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The Renaissance Dam negotiations will resume soon

The Eastern Herald 23 Sep 2021
The President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, whose country holds the presidency of the African Union, Felix Tshisekedi, announced on Tuesday that negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam will resume in the “near future”.

Uganda to Host 2,000 Afghan Refugees to Comply with U.S. Request

The Washington Informer 23 Sep 2021
Uganda has agreed to host 2,000 Afghan refugees following a request from the United States, which was granted by Uganda President Yoweri Museveni ... 25 ... Uganda has an open-door policy for refugees and hosts the largest number of refugees on the continent, mainly from South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. ....

Congolese reporter charged over UN experts' murder

Urdu Point 23 Sep 2021
Kinshasa, Sept 23 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd Sep, 2021 ) .A Congolese journalist suspected of having information about the 2017 killing of two UN experts in central Democratic Republic of Congo was charged on Wednesday, the military prosecutor's office said ... They were kidnapped and murdered in March 2017 ... ....

Developing nations' plea to world's wealthy at UN: Stop vaccine hoarding

Straits Times 23 Sep 2021
The Philippines warned of a "man-made drought" of vaccines in poor countries, Peru said international solidarity had failed and Ghana lamented vaccine nationalism ... Meanwhile, vaccination rates in some countries, including Haiti and the Democratic Republic of Congo, are less than 1 per cent, a Reuters tracker shows ... More on this topic. � ....

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Live Mint 23 Sep 2021
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photo: AP / Jerome Delay-File
Anti-Balaka Christian militiamen stand in the Combatant district of Bangui, Central African Republic

Central African Republic war: No-go zones and Russian meddling

BBC News 23 Sep 2021
Compounding this violence is the emerging threat of landmines and IEDs, which are increasingly prevalent in the region, particularly in northern Nigeria, the Lake Chad basin and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Africa Regional Roving Safety & Security Adviser

Reliefweb 22 Sep 2021
... Mali but as a roving position the successful candidate will be required to travel frequently to DCA’s Country Offices in the Central African Republic and Democratic Republic of Congo, sometimes at short notice and for longer periods (3-4 weeks) depending on the needs.

DR Congo rebel jailed for life for war crimes, environmental harm

Urdu Point 22 Sep 2021
Bukavu, DR Congo, Sept 22 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 22nd Sep, 2021 ) .A rebel leader in the Democratic Republic of Congo was jailed for life on Wednesday, convicted of war crimes in the troubled east of the country and environmental destruction in the nature reserve where he was based ... ....

Roots of Change: Breaking down the barriers to financial inclusion for rural women

B & FT Online 22 Sep 2021
It used innovations in training, technology and gender awareness to increase financial inclusion and build livelihoods for women in Ghana and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) ... of Congo (DRC) with access to savings, loans, financial literacy and gender sensitivity training.

Local Players Unhappy Over Horse Mackerel Sell-Off

All Africa 22 Sep 2021
Walvis Bay -- Players in the horse mackerel industry have expressed disappointment over the sale of a 27 300-freezer quota to the Democratic Republic of Congo ....