Monthly Archives: March 2019

Delayed Congo Legislative Vote Begins in Ebola Areas

BENI, CONGO Long-awaited legislative elections are underway in three towns in Congo after authorities postponed them because of Ebola and violence.In the town of Beni on Sunday, voters were washing their hands before entering polling centers as a

Pope Tells Moroccans ‘We Are Brothers and Sisters’

RABAT Pope Francis sought Sunday to encourage greater fraternity between Christians and Muslims in Morocco, telling his flock that showing the country's Muslim majority they are part of the same human family will help stamp out extremism.On his

Pope Francis in Morocco on 2-Day Visit

ROME Pope Francis is in Morocco as part of his ongoing effort to advance inter-religious dialogue. It is the first visit by a pope to the predominantly Muslim country in 34 years. Just last month the pope visited

Pope Francis in Morocco on 2-Day Visit

ROME Pope Francis is in Morocco as part of his ongoing effort to advance inter-religious dialogue. It is the first visit by a pope to the predominantly Muslim country in 34 years. Just last month the pope visited

Ebola Treatment Center in Congo Reopens After Attack

An Ebola treatment center located at the epicenter of the current outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo has resumed operations after it was attacked last month, the country's health ministry said Saturday.The center run by Medecins Sans ...

GreenGold Secures Contract to Install Bespoke ReCYN Technology

JAKARTA, Indonesia, March 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Technology provider GreenGold has been awarded a ReCYN design and installation contract with PT Agincourt Resources’ Martabe gold project in Northern Sumatra, Indonesia. Jakarta and Perth based company will deliver the project with

Les bénéfices de Lumitel ont plus que doublé et l’entreprise de télécommunications devient la plus populaire au Burundi

GITEGA, Burundi, 28 mars 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Lumitel, marque de Viettel Group en République du Burundi, a fêté son quatrième anniversaire sur le marché, avec une hausse de ses bénéfices de 225 pour cent pour l’année 2018, marquant ainsi un bénéfice avant impôts de

Mozambique Cholera Cases Jump from 5 to 139 in One Day

Officials in cyclone-stricken Mozambique say the number of cases of cholera has skyrocketed from five on Wednesday to 139 by late Thursday.Cholera is a bacterial disease spread by contaminated food or drinking water. It causes severe diarrhea and subse...