Latest News for: Congo republic


Rwandan female genocide suspect deported back to native country from U.S. 17 Apr 2021
citizenship, arrived at Kigali International Airport at 7.04 p.m. local time (1704 GMT) ... Her U.S ... The majority of the fugitives, standing at 408, are in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, 277 in Uganda, and others in Malawi, Tanzania, France, the Republic of the Congo, Belgium, and Burundi, said Siboyintore ... Enditem .

Congo: Algerian PM participates in swearing-in ceremony of Congolese President

DZ Breaking 17 Apr 2021
Abdelaziz Djerad, representing the President of the Republic, Mr ... Sabri Boukadoum, in Brazzaville, capital of the Republic of Congo, in the swearing-in ceremony of the President, Denis Sassou-Nguesso, after his re-election.

Sudan PM invites Egypt, Ethiopia leaders to direct negotiations over GERD crisis

Egypt Independent 17 Apr 2021
Egypt has announced earlier this month that the latest round of GERD negotiations held in Kinshasa, the capital of Democratic Republic of Congo on April 4-5 did not achieve any progress nor did it lead to an agreement on re-launching the negotiations.

Republic of Congo: Sassou-Nguesso sworn in as president for fifth term

Ruptly 17 Apr 2021
Denis Sassou-Nguesso was swor nin as president of the Republic of Congo on Friday during a ceremony in Brazzaville ... .

UN Fears Resurging Violence in DRC's Kasai Region Will Spark Mass Displacement

Voa News 17 Apr 2021
The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) is calling for restoration of peace in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Greater Kasai region, as renewed violence threatens another mass movement of people. Local authorities estimate 21,000 people have fled their homes since March 28 ... Babar Balloch, spokesman for the UNHCR, says U.N ... .

Celeste Jepsen Jensen Atkinson

St George News 17 Apr 2021
Sept. 2, 1950 – April 15, 2021. Our loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Celeste Jepsen Jensen Atkinson, passed away unexpectedly on April 15, 2021. Celeste was born to Glen and Ruth Jensen in Boise, Idaho, on Sept ... She and Brent also served three full-time missions together in the Ivory Coast, Honduras, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

'A celebration of democracy,' Greensboro's international committee again holds election

News & Record 17 Apr 2021
GREENSBORO — The city's immigrant and refugee community has endured an especially hard year during the pandemic, with higher rates of COVID-19 infection and little opportunity for many to protect themselves while working frontline jobs ... Abuzuaiter ... • Prince Mundeke Mushunju, a native of the Democratic Republic of Congo who is running for vice chair ... .

New board takes office to steer affairs of Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors

Joy Online 17 Apr 2021
A new 11-member board has been sworn into office to steer the affairs of the Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors (CBOD) for the next three years ... He has led the construction and management of Tank Farms and Mooring facilities in various African countries including the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, Nigeria, Mozambique and Angola ... .

Integrate, don’t close

The News International 17 Apr 2021
It was not the first time the government made such a threat ... While approximately half come from South Sudan, more than 20 countries are represented in the camp’s population, with particularly large numbers from Sudan, Somalia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Ethiopia ... In Kakuma, the UNHCR created a new settlement, Kalobeyei, in 2016 ... .

White House reverses course, pledges to raise refugee limit after backlash from lawmakers, aid groups

The Spokesman-Review 17 Apr 2021
Two hours later, the White House reversed course, with Press Secretary Jen Psaki claiming the earlier announcement had been “the subject of some confusion.” ... Bush ... In the first half of the fiscal year, just 37 Somalis and 42 Syrians were admitted as refugees, while 524 arrived from Ukraine and 555 from the Democratic Republic of Congo ... .

‘Top Chef’ Portland: Chefs visit restaurants specializing in Pan African cuisine, for education and inspiration

The Oregonian 17 Apr 2021
Quickfire challenge ... Several of the chefs spoke about how the Pan African food reminded them of dishes from their own culture, particularly Kiki Louya, whose father was born in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and who spoke about wanting to be on “Top Chef” to shed light on “what it means to be an African American woman in this industry.” ... .

Veteran Congo ruler pledges to shield forests at inauguration

Urdu Point 16 Apr 2021
The Republic of Congo's veteran ruler, Denis Sassou Nguesso, was sworn in Friday for a new five-year term as president, vowing to protect the forests of the Congo Basin, a biodiversity jewel ... heads of state, including from his giant neighbour, the Democratic Republic of Congo.