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Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ebola, News, Video -

  With more than 200 people dead in the last three months and at least 330 confirmed cases, the Democratic Republic of Congo is facing the worst Ebola outbreak in the country’s history. This outbreak – the second this year – began in the North Kivu province before spreading to Ituri province in the east […]

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Africa, Books, Boxing, Cover Stories, Democratic Republic of the Congo, George Foreman, Muhammad Ali -

In the darkest night part of morning they came 60,000 strong — to watch undefeated world heavyweight champion George Foreman take on challenger Muhammad Ali. It was another time. The 20th of May Stadium in Kinshasa, Zaire, is now the Stade Tata Raphaël in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and The Rumble in the […]

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african history, African politics, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Editor's Picks, History, List, Patrice Lumumba, Patrice Lumumba Assisination, the first elected Prime Minister of the Congo -

Patrice Lumumba: Poet, Revolutionary, and Freedom Fighter Patrice Lumumba (July 2, 1925 –Jan. 17, 1961) was the first elected […]

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