News Archives

March 25, 2014
Miners Brave Congo’s Warlord History as Demand for Tin Soars
By Michael J. Kavanagh
Bloomberg
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March 25, 2014
Power generation drops by 963MW
BY OKECHUKWU NNODIM
Punch
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March 24, 2014
U.S. sends Osprey aircraft, more Special Operations forces to hunt Ugandan warlord
By Karen DeYoung
Washington Post
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March 20, 2014
Indigenous people witness climate change in the Congo Rainforest
By: Natalie Millar
Monga Bay
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March 21, 2014
World Bank approves $73 mn for DR Congo hydro project
AFP
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March 18, 2014
65 pct of animals in DR Congo's Garamba Park disappear
The Shanghai Daily
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March 18, 2014
US calls on DRC, Rwanda, Burundi presidents to respect constitutions
RFI
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March 17, 2014
Rwanda's Twitter Gate: The Disinformation Campaign of Africas Digital President
By Susan Thomson
African Arguments
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March 13, 2014
US politician concerned over Rwanda attacks
Washington Post
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March 13, 2014
Congo-Kinshasa: New Twists in DR Congo's Inga 3 Dam Saga
BY RUDO SANYANGA
Pambazuka
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March 13, 2014
Turning up the volume of quiet diplomacy: how to get the message to Kagame
by Peter Fabricius
Institute for Security Studies
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March 11, 2014

Did Russ Feingold Just End A War?
By Stuart A. Reid
Politico
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March 9, 2014

Diplomatic row erupts
Jacques Pauw
City Press
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March 9, 2014
Tanzania, long cautious, is caught in Rwanda feud
AP
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March 9, 2014
In Pictures: FDLR rebels in the DR Congo
Al Jazeera
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March 7, 2014
S Africa expels Rwandan diplomats after raid
Al Jazeera
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March 7, 2014
A stray tweet may have exposed Paul Kagame’s Twitter ghostwriter, and maybe much more
By Adam Taylor   
Washington Post
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March 7, 2014
South Africa, Rwanda expel diplomats in row over Rwandan exiles
BY PASCAL FLETCHER AND HELEN NYAMBURA-MWAURA
Reuters
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March 7, 2014
South Africa expels Rwanda diplomats
BBC
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March 6, 2014
Risky Business: Is China Wavering in Africa?
BY JACOB KUSHNER
Think Africa Press
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March 6, 2014
Congo halts mining expansions in east due to power shortage
Reuters
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March 6, 2014
Africa's push to add value to minerals now a riskier gamble
Reuters
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March 6, 2014
World Bank resumes Inga 3 discussion
Water Power
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March 5, 2014
How did the DRC become the ICC’s Pandora’s Box?
By Thijs B. Bouwknegt
African Arguments
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March 5, 2014
Congo Halts Mining Expansion Projects Amid Electricity Shortage
By Michael J. Kavanagh
Bloomberg News
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March 4, 2014

Briefing: DDR in eastern DRC - try, try again
IRIN
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March 3, 2014
Congo open to compromise on state share in mine projects, copper tax
Reuters
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March 3, 2014
How Kabila is buying time
By Stephanie Wolters
ISS Today
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March 3, 2014
In the Democratic Republic of Congo, 'rape is just the tip of the iceberg'
By Rebecca Lee Sanchez
Global Post
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March 1, 2014
The Darling Tyrant
By ANJAN SUNDARAM
Politico
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March 9, 2014
Diplomatic row erupts
Jacques Pauw
City Press
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http://www.citypress.co.za/news/diplomatic-row-erupts/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=diplomatic-row-erupts


March 9, 2014
Tanzania, long cautious, is caught in Rwanda feud
AP
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/africa/tanzania-long-cautious-is-caught-in-rwanda-feud/2014/03/09/5ea10570-a77b-11e3-8a7b-c1c684e2671f_story.html

March 9, 2014
In Pictures: FDLR rebels in the DR Congo
Al Jazeera
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http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/inpictures/2014/03/pictures-fdlr-rebels-dr-congo-20143683630183375.html


March 7, 2014
S Africa expels Rwandan diplomats after raid
Al Jazeera
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http://www.aljazeera.com/news/africa/2014/03/s-africa-expels-rwandan-diplomats-after-raid-201437162920289778.html

March 7, 2014
A stray tweet may have exposed Paul Kagame’s Twitter ghostwriter, and maybe much more
By Adam Taylor    
Washington Post
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2014/03/07/a-stray-tweet-may-have-exposed-paul-kagames-twitter-ghostwriter-and-maybe-much-more/



March 7, 2014
South Africa, Rwanda expel diplomats in row over Rwandan exiles
BY PASCAL FLETCHER AND HELEN NYAMBURA-MWAURA
Reuters
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http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/03/07/us-safrica-rwanda-idUSBREA261BS20140307

March 7, 2014
South Africa expels Rwanda diplomats
BBC
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http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-26492391


March 6, 2014
Risky Business: Is China Wavering in Africa?
BY JACOB KUSHNER
Think Africa Press
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http://thinkafricapress.com/economy/risky-business-china-wavering-africa-ghana-drc-gabon#2786


March 6, 2014
Congo halts mining expansions in east due to power shortage
Reuters
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http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/03/06/congo-democratic-mining-idUKL6N0M329Y20140306?rpc=401&feedType=RSS&feedName=governmentFilingsNews

March 6, 2014
Africa's push to add value to minerals now a riskier gamble
Reuters
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http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/03/06/mining-beneficiation-africa-idINL6N0LV3N220140306

March 6, 2014
World Bank resumes Inga 3 discussion
Water Power
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http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsworld-bank-resumes-inga-3-discussion-4190914

March 5, 2014
How did the DRC become the ICC’s Pandora’s Box?
By Thijs B. Bouwknegt
African Arguments
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http://africanarguments.org/2014/03/05/how-did-the-drc-become-the-iccs-pandoras-box-by-thijs-b-bouwknegt/

March 5, 2014
Congo Halts Mining Expansion Projects Amid Electricity Shortage
By Michael J. Kavanagh
Bloomberg News
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http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-03-05/congo-halts-mining-expansion-projects-amid-electricity-shortage