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Toxic spill at Angola diamond mine pollutes Congo River tributary in DRC

Mongabay 01 Sep 2021
... accident at a well-known business, and this led to the pollution of the river and the threat to aquatic animals.” Researchers at the University of Kinshasa’s Congo Basin Water Resources Research Center (CRREBaC) are…This article was originally published on Mongabay .
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Dollar dominance reawakens in DR Congo

The Manila Times 15 Aug 2021
Kinshasa, DR Congo ... "The US dollar is the common currency, just as English is the common language," said a vendor in "Le Chateau", the nickname for a small street in Kinshasa's business district studded with the umbrellas of money-changers.
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Protesters attack Indian businesses in DR Congo

Dawn 13 Aug 2021
KINSHASA ... Several Indian businesses in Kinshasa were looted last week following the death of Jol Malu, a Congolese student in Bangalore ... “Uncivilised people, mainly young people, have been looting stores and warehouses held by Indian nationals,” said Kinshasa police commissioner Sylvano Kasongo.
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Mob attacks Indian businesses in Congo amid furore over student's death

Reuters 13 Aug 2021
KINSHASA, Aug 12 (Reuters) - A mob attacked Indian businesses and vehicles in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital on Thursday, the police said, part of ongoing fallout from a Congolese student's death in Indian police custody last week. Several Indian businesses in ...
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3 detained after attacks on Indian businesses in DR Congo

Anadolu Agency 13 Aug 2021
Police in the Democratic Republic of the Congo said on Friday that they have taken into custody three people following Thursday’s mob attacks on Indian businesses in the capital Kinshasa ... people, mostly young men, looted Indian businesses on Kinshasa’s 9th Street.
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Mob attacks Indian businesses in Congo amid furore over student’s death

Business Line 13 Aug 2021
Several Indian businesses in Kinshasa were looted last week following the death of Joël Malu, a Congolese student in Bengaluru ...Uncivilized people, mainly young people, have been looting stores and warehouses held by Indian nationals,” said Kinshasa police commissioner Sylvano Kasongo.Three arrested.
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Clean-Seas signs LOI to build and operate $30m waste plastic-to-energy pyrolysis plant in Kinshasa, DRC

Algeria Times 11 Aug 2021
Clean Vision Corporation, a holding company that acquires and operates sustainable clean tech and green energy businesses, announced that its Clean-Seas subsidiary signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to build and operate a waste plastic-to-energy pyrolysis plant in Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) with a $30 million capex price tag.
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Volcano erupts in eastern Congo forcing thousands to flee

The National 23 May 2021
Thousands of people fled after a volcanic eruption near the city of Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo ... Read More ... Power was also out across much of Goma and phone lines were busy. In Kinshasa, the capital, Prime Minister Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde, convened an emergency meeting, where the government activated an evacuation plan for Goma ... .
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Eastern Congo Volcano Erupts; Plan to Evacuate Goma Activated

Beijing News 23 May 2021
"Now Goma is the target," Tedesco told Reuters. "It's similar to 2002. I think that the lava is going towards the city center ... Power was also out across much of Goma, and phone lines were busy. In Kinshasa, the capital, Prime Minister Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde convened an emergency meeting, at which the government activated an evacuation plan for Goma.
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PICTURES: Congo volcano lava nears airport, evacuation plan issued

The Jerusalem Post 23 May 2021
A general view shows smoke and flames at the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo near Goma. (Credit. Reuters) ... (Credit. Reuters) ... Power was also out across much of Goma and phone lines were busy. In Kinshasa, the capital, Prime Minister Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde, convened an emergency meeting, where the government activated an evacuation plan for Goma ... .
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Volcano erupts in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, forcing thousands to flee

The National 23 May 2021
Thousands of people fled after a volcanic eruption on Saturday near the city of Goma in the Democratic Republic of the Congo ... Power was also out across much of Goma and phone lines were busy. In Kinshasa, the capital, Prime Minister Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde, convened an emergency meeting, where the government activated an evacuation plan for Goma ... .
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Volcano erupts in DRC, forcing thousands to flee

The National 23 May 2021
Thousands of people fled after a volcanic eruption on Saturday near the city of Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo ... Power was also out across much of Goma and phone lines were busy. In Kinshasa, the capital, Prime Minister Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde, convened an emergency meeting, where the government activated an evacuation plan for Goma ... .
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Volcano erupts in eastern Congo, lava reaching airport in Goma

Metro USA 22 May 2021
Power was out across much of the city and phone lines were busy, Reuters reporters said. The prime minister convened an emergency meeting in Kinshasa, the capital ... (Reporting by Djafar Al Katanty in Goma and Hereward Holland in Kinshasa; Additional reporting by Olivia Acland in ...
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Volcano Erupts In Eastern Congo, Thousands Flee Goma

Yahoo Daily News 22 May 2021
Read full article. News1822 May 2021, 11.21 pm·2-min read ... “Now Goma is the target,” Tedesco told Reuters ... Power was also out across much of Goma and phone lines were busy. In Kinshasa, the capital, Prime Minister Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde, convened an emergency meeting, where the government activated an evacuation plan for Goma ... News18.
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Ex-president Kabila's brother ousted as provincial governor in DRC

Ghana Web 07 May 2021
An FCC legislator, Dominique Bota, alleged that Zoe Kabila had been busy on government business in the capital Kinshasa ... Kabila, who left office in 2019, had established a web of support in politics, business and the military, casting a shadow over Tshisekedi, his successor.
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