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Congo's Ebola epidemic inflicts heavy toll on children

May 30 2019

BUTEMBO, Democratic Republic of Congo Eight-year-old Kennedy Muhindo was running a high fever and racked by stomach pain and diarrhea. | Video

Congo's Ebola epidemic inflicts heavy toll on children

May 30 2019

BUTEMBO, Democratic Republic of Congo Eight-year-old Kennedy Muhindo was running a high fever and racked by stomach pain and diarrhoea. | Video

Congo's Ebola epidemic inflicts heavy toll on children

May 30 2019

* Rate of child infection higher than in West African epidemic

Ebola survivors comfort sick and frightened in Congo outbreak

Apr 17 2019

BENI, Democratic Republic of Congo Wearing a disposable gown and gloves for protection, Jeanine Masika cradles a 2-year-old Ebola patient and offers the listless toddler teaspoons of brown soup. | Video

Ebola survivors comfort sick and frightened in Congo outbreak

Apr 17 2019

BENI, Democratic Republic of Congo, April 17 (Reuters) - W earing a disposable gown and gloves for protection, Jeanine Masika cradles a 2-year-old Ebola patient and offers the listless toddler teaspoons of brown soup.

Fireballs and lights: Senegal's president promises a brighter future

Feb 19 2019

DAKAR In a campaign video featuring images of fireballs and flashing lights, Senegalese President Macky Sall is depicted in front of an express train, a motorway, a glass high-rise and then a sports arena.

Congo heads to the polls for tense, long-delayed presidential vote

Dec 29 2018

KINSHASA, Dec 30 Voters in Democratic Republic of Congo head to the polls on Sunday for a presidential election that could lead to the country's first democratic transfer of power but has been marred by campaign violence and chaotic preparations.

Congo cartoonist prepares to sketch a new president

Dec 29 2018

KINSHASA Thembo Kashauri has sketched some of the most scathing parodies of Joseph Kabila, yet Congo's best-known political cartoonist has mixed feelings about the taciturn president's impending departure after nearly two decades in power. | Video

Congo cartoonist prepares to sketch a new president

Dec 29 2018

KINSHASA Thembo Kashauri has sketched some of the most scathing parodies of Joseph Kabila, yet Congo's best-known political cartoonist has mixed feelings about the taciturn president's impending departure after nearly two decades in power. | Video

Election fears dim Christmas cheer in Congo

Dec 24 2018

KINSHASA It's Christmas in Democratic Republic of Congo, but the atmosphere is more uneasy than festive as frustrated citizens wonder if a postponed presidential vote will take place as promised on Dec. 30.

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