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Congo bids painful farewell to victims of snapped power cable

Reuters 12 Feb 2022
KINSHASA, Feb 11 (Reuters) - The velodrome in Kinshasa's Kintambo neigbourhood rang out with howls of disbelief on Friday, as thousands gathered to say farewell to the 25 people killed when a high-voltage power cable snapped last week in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital.

DRC bids painful farewell to victims of snapped power cable

Independent online (SA) 11 Feb 2022
KINSHASA - On February 2, lighting struck a power cable during a heavy storm, causing it to snap and fall on houses and a market, electrocuting those below ... The coffins were laid out in a long row under an open-sided marquee, gold-framed photos of the victims propped in front.

Congo’s self-taught guitarmaker caters to the stars

Metro USA 12 Nov 2021
Three years later, he moved to Kinshasa, where he sold his first guitar to his cousin. “I couldn’t imagine that people in a city like Kinshasa could like a guitar like this ... Guitar luthier Misoko Nzalayala Jean-Luther, alias Socklo, presents a photo at his workshop in Kinshasa.

DR Congo's presidential jet returns five years after seizure in Spain over debt

Ghana Web 10 Nov 2021
The Democratic Republic Of Congo, DRC, on Tuesday (November 9) welcomed back its official presidential jet to the country ... The official Twitter handle also shared photos of the white jet which had the country's name and flag when it arrived in the capital, Kinshasa ... #RDC #RETOUR_DE_AVION_PRESIDENTIEL 09.11.2021 / #KINSHASA ... .

DR Congo President Felix Tshisekedi Reaffirms Support for Israeli Observer Status at African Union During ...

The Algemeiner 28 Oct 2021
Felix Tshisekedi, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, is seen in the capital Kinshasa. Photo. Reuters/Olivia Acland ... At a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett in Jerusalem, Tshisekedi, who also serves as Chairman of the AU, pledged to continue to supporting Israel’s accession to the AU ... October 28, 2021 2.20 pm. 0 ... .

Qatar Airways Expands RwandAir Partnership With Codeshare Agreement

Simple Flying 06 Oct 2021
Qatar Airways and RwandAir have expanded their codeshare partnership ... Qatar Airways flies to Kigali five times a week from Doha. Photo. Getty Images ... Read more ... Qatar Airways passengers can now connect seamlessly on RwandAir flights from Kigali International Airport (KGL) to several destinations that include Bujumbura, Kinshasa, and Lubumbashi ... Photo.

The Most Notable New Airline Routes This Week

Simple Flying 05 Oct 2021
Welcome to our tenth routes newsletter, full of celebratory photos of new and relaunched routes ... Photo ... Photo ... In the past few days, these have included Lusaka (September 27th), Harare (27th; where the following photo was taken), Accra (28th), and Kinshasa (October 1st), all from Johannesburg ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo.

News Roundup: Jeep’s hybrid Grand Cherokee, a street drug made from exhaust filters, and more 

Canoe 02 Oct 2021
Story continues below ... News Roundup ... Scroll Left ... President Donald Trump at the NATO leaders summit in Watford, Britain Photo by Reuters ... A man shows a substance known as “bombe”, a mix of catalytic converters’ crushed honeycomb and pills, before snorting it, in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo August 31, 2021. Photo by Benoit Nyemba /Reuters.

Final Countdown: South African Airways To Relaunch Tomorrow

Simple Flying 22 Sep 2021
The airline will resume operations on Thursday, starting with flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town, Accra, Kinshasa, Harare, Lusaka and Maputo ... Photo ... The carrier will initially offer flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town, Accra, Kinshasa, Harare, Lusaka and Maputo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo.

What Was East African Airways?

Simple Flying 20 Sep 2021
Photo. New requirements ... Four additional units arrived later that year ... Photo ... In the years leading up airline’s demise, East African Airways’ international network included the likes of Addis Ababa, Blantyre, Cairo, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Karachi, Kigali, Kinshasa, London, Lusaka, Mauritius, Mogadishu, Rome, Seychelles, and Zurich. Photo. ... Photo..

Congo-Kinshasa: Photo Shows Indigenous People in DRC Listening to Recording of Their Music - Not ...

All Africa 16 Sep 2021
A black and white photo posted on Facebook shows a group of people standing around and staring intently at a large wooden box ....

US special forces in east DR Congo to fight militia: sources

Urdu Point 18 Aug 2021
The office of President Felix Tshisekedi said Sunday that Kinshasa had ... The size of the contingent was unknown but around a dozen soldiers could be seen in official photos of a meeting Sunday between Tshisekedi and a delegation led by US Ambassador to Kinshasa Mike Hammer.

The Silence of ‘Global Music’ About Vaccine Apartheid

Consortium News 07 Jul 2021
It’s shameful that the music industry has not uttered a collective word of protest about rich, primarily Western countries hoarding doses, writes Vik Sohonie. Sal Reis, Cape Verde, 2012 ... By Vik Sohonie ... Street in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, during Covid quarantine. (MONUSCO Photos, CC BY-SA 2.0, Wikimedia Commons) ... 1 ... .

1974: Muhammad Ali stuns George Foreman in 'Rumble in the Jungle'

Magic Valley 03 Jun 2021
This is a Oct. 30, 1974, file photo showing George Foreman taking a right to the head from challenger Muhammad Ali in the seventh round in the match dubbed Rumble in the Jungle in Kinshasa, Zaire. (AP Photo/Ed Kolenovsky, File) ....

13 deaths reported after volcanic eruption in Congo: official

Yahoo Daily News 23 May 2021
Read full article. ANI23 May 2021, 7.53 pm·1-min read. A general view shows smoke and flames at the volcanic eruption of Mount Nyiragongo near Goma, in the Democratic Republic of Congo May 22, 2021. (Photo Credit. REUTERS). Kinshasa [Congo] May 24 (ANI/Xinhua) ... According to local authorities, the lava flow came to a stop at around 4 a.m ... TRENDING ... .

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