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FOX News
Emails show Bill Clinton asked State Dept. for OK on N. Korea, Congo invitesWASHINGTON – Newly surfaced emails show the Clinton Foundation asked the State
Emails show Bill Clinton asked State Dept. for OK on N. Korea, Congo invites
FOX News / Posted 53 minutes ago
WASHINGTON – Newly surfaced emails show the Clinton Foundation asked the State Department about proceeding with two presumably paid speeches for former President Bill Clinton in North Korea and the Republic of the Congo, despite each engagement’s... Read more
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Business Insider
Hillary Clinton just held a testy press conference where she dismissed a question about Bill and North KoreaDemocratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton held a Friday afternoon pr
Hillary Clinton just held a testy press conference where she dismissed a question about Bill and North Korea
Business Insider / Posted 2 hours ago
Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton held a Friday afternoon press conference where she addressed the latest story questioning her State Department record. She didn't appear to enjoy the entire experience. When Fox News' Ed Henry... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bill Clinton considered giving paid speeches in North Korea and CongoClinton Foundation considered sending Bill to tyrannical North Korea and Congo
Bill Clinton considered giving paid speeches in North Korea and Congo
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
Clinton Foundation considered sending Bill to tyrannical North Korea and Congo for lucrative speeches but Hillary's State Department shot the idea down Former presdient's speaking agency was far enough along in the process that it submitted the... Read more
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Business Insider
Bill Clinton looked into giving paid speeches linked to brutal governments while Hillary was secretary of stateFormer President Bill Clinton once sought information from Hillary Clinton's St
Bill Clinton looked into giving paid speeches linked to brutal governments while Hillary was secretary of state
Business Insider / Posted 7 hours ago
Former President Bill Clinton once sought information from Hillary Clinton's State Department about speaking invitations "related to two of the most repressive countries in the world," ABC News reported Friday. According to the report, which was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Journalists and Media Outlets Hounded in DRC As Tension MountsThis statement was originally published on rsf.org on 14 August 2015. Reporter
Journalists and Media Outlets Hounded in DRC As Tension Mounts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
This statement was originally published on rsf.org on 14 August 2015. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and Journalists in Danger (JED) are worried about a decline in the environment for journalists as Democratic Republic of Congo holds local... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Zimbabwe’s-‘Amazing-Grace’In the Arab world presidents have been grooming their sons for power for decade
Zimbabwe’s-‘Amazing-Grace’
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 18 hours ago
In the Arab world presidents have been grooming their sons for power for decades in a game that only finally lapsed with the eruption of the Arab Spring. But in Africa the tradition has been going on uninterrupted. In Togo, Gabon, and the Democratic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC - Trial of Bosco Ntaganda for Alleged Crimes in the Democratic Republic of CongoOn September 2, 2015, the trial of Bosco Ntaganda will start in The Hague at th
ICC - Trial of Bosco Ntaganda for Alleged Crimes in the Democratic Republic of Congo
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
On September 2, 2015, the trial of Bosco Ntaganda will start in The Hague at the International Criminal Court (ICC), nine years after the court issued its first arrest warrant against him. Ntaganda, a rebel leader who fought with various armed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Danger Looms in DRC As Kabila Maneuvers to Remain in PowerIt is becoming increasingly difficult for authoritarian African heads of state
Danger Looms in DRC As Kabila Maneuvers to Remain in Power
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
It is becoming increasingly difficult for authoritarian African heads of state to change constitutions that limit them to two terms in power. In Burkina Faso, starting in October 2014, President Blaise Compaore asked his parliament to amend the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Canadian Stealing Versus Naija CorruptionI promised not to bore readers with Canada's local politics and its pseudo-scan
Canadian Stealing Versus Naija Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
I promised not to bore readers with Canada's local politics and its pseudo-scandals. It is generally boring to a Naija mind. There are no rallies per se here; the candidates do town hall meetings where reporters, party members and sanctimonious... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
You Have Fought a Good Fight, Cde PresidentAs the reins of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) exchanged han
You Have Fought a Good Fight, Cde President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
As the reins of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) exchanged hands this week, it is worthy to reflect on the political and soci-economic achievements that the regional bloc scored under the stewardship of an African icon, hero,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farewell Remarks by DRC Ambassador to DC MitifuFaida M. Mitifu, Ambassador to the United States from the Democratic Republic o
Farewell Remarks by DRC Ambassador to DC Mitifu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Faida M. Mitifu, Ambassador to the United States from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, presented the commencement address at Wesleyan University in 2012. Washington, DC — The departing ambassador to the United States from the Democratic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC Summit StartsGaborone — At least 12 Heads of State are expected to attend the 35th Ordinary
SADC Summit Starts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Gaborone — At least 12 Heads of State are expected to attend the 35th Ordinary session of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State and Government Summit that commences in Gaborone on Monday August 17. President Lt Gen.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa's Dark History, Not the West, Imposed Term Limits for PresidentsThe current crop of African Presidents appear obsessed with the extension or ab
Africa's Dark History, Not the West, Imposed Term Limits for Presidents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The current crop of African Presidents appear obsessed with the extension or abolition of Presidential term limits. In recent times this curse can be traced to Nigerian General Olusegun Obasanjo who by the end of his second term had caught the bug... Read more
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The New Age
Bad roads, low rivers stifle life in northwest DR CongoImagine living in a place bigger than Germany and Belgium combined but with few
Bad roads, low rivers stifle life in northwest DR Congo
The New Age / Posted 11 days ago
Imagine living in a place bigger than Germany and Belgium combined but with few or flooded roads, broken bridges and unnavigable rivers as your only link to supply lines. Welcome to the Democratic Republic of Congo's lush Equateur province, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Journalists and Media Outlets Hounded As Tension MountsReporters Without Borders (RSF) and Journalists in Danger (JED) are worried abo
Journalists and Media Outlets Hounded As Tension Mounts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and Journalists in Danger (JED) are worried about a decline in the environment for journalists as Democratic Republic of Congo holds local elections, starts early campaigning for national elections, and overhauls its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
West Nile - the Centre of Border ConflictsThe latest contention is Vurra Sub-county where Congolese are claiming ownershi
West Nile - the Centre of Border Conflicts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
The latest contention is Vurra Sub-county where Congolese are claiming ownership of the land, which is 300 metres into Uganda. As a result, the Congolese have closed the border. On the disputed land lie ruins of make-shift structures razed by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S Investigates Hedge Fund Och-Ziff's Link to U.S.$100 Million Loan to MugabeU.S. authorities are investigating whether a multi-billion-dollar American firm
U.S Investigates Hedge Fund Och-Ziff's Link to U.S.$100 Million Loan to Mugabe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. authorities are investigating whether a multi-billion-dollar American firm knew that part of its $150 million investment in a small African miner would wind up in the hands of President Robert Mugabe's government. Global alternative asset... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
US probes firm over $100m Mugabe loanU.S. authorities are investigating whether a multi-billion-dollar American firm
US probes firm over $100m Mugabe loan
New Zimbabwe / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. authorities are investigating whether a multi-billion-dollar American firm knew that part of a $150 million investment in a small African miner would wind up in the hands of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s government, according to people... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dear Mr President - It's Time to Let GoBy Stephanie Wolters, Division Head, Conflict Prevention and Risk Analysis, ISS
Dear Mr President - It's Time to Let Go
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
By Stephanie Wolters, Division Head, Conflict Prevention and Risk Analysis, ISS This week, amid widespread fear and turmoil, blatant human rights violations, growing refugee flows and threats from opposition camps to instigate large-scale violence,... Read more
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International Business Times
Congo: Six imams kidnapped by Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda Rebels from the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) are belie
Congo: Six imams kidnapped by Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
Rebels from the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) are believed to have kidnapped six Tanzanian Muslim imams and their driver in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The abduction by suspected militants linked to the group occurred... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obama Speaks Out Against Extended Presidential Term LimitsPresident Barack Obama's strong views on African leaders seeking to scrap term
Obama Speaks Out Against Extended Presidential Term Limits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
President Barack Obama's strong views on African leaders seeking to scrap term limits have put Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo on the US political radar. "No one should be president for life," said President Obama, addressing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Victors in African Liberation War Most Reluctant to Give Up PowerWhen Robert Gabriel Mugabe became executive president of Zimbabwe in December 1
Victors in African Liberation War Most Reluctant to Give Up Power
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
When Robert Gabriel Mugabe became executive president of Zimbabwe in December 1987, I had already clocked two years as a journalist. Now I am a retired scribe, but the man is still president. And this not counting the fact that he had been the... Read more
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Quartz
After three decades in power, Uganda’s Museveni is running for president againYoweri Museveni who has been in power since 1986 is seeking to run for presiden
After three decades in power, Uganda’s Museveni is running for president again
Quartz / Posted 25 days ago
Yoweri Museveni who has been in power since 1986 is seeking to run for president again. - Quartz life timer Yoweri Museveni, 70, has been president of Uganda since 1986.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
My Private Letter to President ObamaThousands of political prisoners, journalists, activists and other citizens lan
My Private Letter to President Obama
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Thousands of political prisoners, journalists, activists and other citizens languish in Ethiopia's official and secret dungeons. The violently repressive regime has thrown a pall of paralyzing fear over the entire nation. Will President Obama ignore... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda and Burundi - Who's 'Promoting Instability Through Violence'?Burundi has received far greater vilification from the West compared to Rwanda
Rwanda and Burundi - Who's 'Promoting Instability Through Violence'?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Burundi has received far greater vilification from the West compared to Rwanda which has supported rebels in neighbouring countries and whose government is accused of widespread assassinations and forced disappearances targeting the opposition and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Venerable Julius Nyerere of Butiama, Teacher and LeaderThe rare display of groundedness and humility by a sitting African head of stat
The Venerable Julius Nyerere of Butiama, Teacher and Leader
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
The rare display of groundedness and humility by a sitting African head of state was enough to catapult Nyerere on to the path to canonization. His daring socialist experiment and the decision to leave office at the end of his term, something that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will Kabila Stand for Office Again?The dangers of an extended presidency in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Will Kabila Stand for Office Again?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
The dangers of an extended presidency in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Joseph Kabila, the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, faces a historic choice: Does he step down when his constitutionally limited two terms in office come... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Joseph Kabila Forever - the Dangers of an Extended Presidency in the Democratic Republic of the CongoKinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo - Joseph Kabila, the president of the De
Joseph Kabila Forever - the Dangers of an Extended Presidency in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo - Joseph Kabila, the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, faces a historic choice: Does he step down when his constitutionally limited two terms in office come to an end in December 2016, or does... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Obama takes on cling-to-power AfricansADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- President Barack Obama confronted the power structures
Obama takes on cling-to-power Africans
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- President Barack Obama confronted the power structures of Africa on Tuesday and called for long-entrenched leaders to step down, using his stature as the first American president with African roots to try to reshape the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda, Congo Fail to AgreeArua — Uganda and its neighbour, the DR Congo, have once again failed to reach
Uganda, Congo Fail to Agree
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
Arua — Uganda and its neighbour, the DR Congo, have once again failed to reach an agreement on the removal of a barrier in Vurra Customs. A Ugandan delegation led by the Ugandan Ambassador to Congo, Mr James Kinobe, last Friday tried in vain to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Remarks During News Conference in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of CongoBy Kenneth Roth, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch Good afternoon and t
Remarks During News Conference in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
By Kenneth Roth, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch Good afternoon and thank you all for being here today. During the past week, I have been in eastern Congo and here in the capital, Kinshasa. I have met with inspiring and courageous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Crackdown On Dissent Tops Rights ConcernsKinshasa — Visiting Human Rights Watch Head Presses Officials on Arrests, Killi
Crackdown On Dissent Tops Rights Concerns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Kinshasa — Visiting Human Rights Watch Head Presses Officials on Arrests, Killings Human Rights Watch Executive Director Kenneth Roth urged Congolese authorities to halt the crackdown on peaceful activists and political opponents during his visit to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Scrap Term Limits Only If Incumbents Get a Cooling-Off Period in the FridgePresident Pierre Nkurunziza is poised to return to office in Burundi after oppo
Scrap Term Limits Only If Incumbents Get a Cooling-Off Period in the Fridge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
President Pierre Nkurunziza is poised to return to office in Burundi after opponents boycotted the controversial elections held this week. No group worth its salt bothered to send electoral observers to dignify the sham, and the country continues to... Read more

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