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More than one million S. Sudan refugees in Uganda


© AFP/File | A newly arrived refugee child from South Sudan sleeps on a dirty floor on the Ugandan side of the Ngomoromo border post… 403 mots de plus

Top 5 Scariest Moments of 2016-17

This is one of those questions lots of people ask, which I can’t blame them for because I also normally ask other travellers what kind of challenges they encountered in their adventures… So let me give you my personal top 5 scariest moments of our 2016-17 African cycling trip and hopefully feed you with good old second hand adrenaline. 2 591 mots de plus


Congo Free State #24 (1894)

The Congo Free State (État indépendant du Congo,  meaning « Independent State of the Congo », in French, or Kongo-Vrijstaat in Dutch) was a large state in Central Africa from 1885 to 1908, which was in personal union with the Kingdom of Belgium under Leopold II. 7 299 mots de plus


The “Forest Giraffe”

This strange animal looks like it is related to the zebra due to its striped black and white legs, but the okapi is the only living relative of the giraffe. 105 mots de plus


At Least 27 People Killed in Anti-Government Protests in Congo: HRW


AUG. 10, 2017, 10:00 A.M. E.D.T.

DAKAR — At least 27 people, including three police officers, were killed in clashes between protesters and police in Democratic Republic of Congo earlier this week, Human Rights Watch said on Thursday. 416 mots de plus

Congo orders internet slowdown to restrict social media: telecoms source

A point of clarification.  In this article, « Congo » refers to the Democratic Republic of Congo, not the Republic of Congo. The Democratic Republic of Congo is also referred to as DRC, DROC, or Congo-Kinshasa. 193 mots de plus

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