October 27, 2021
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Congo prepares to assume OPEC’s rotating presidency

africanews– Congo will takeover Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC’s) rotating presidency in 2022, succeeding neighbors Angola. The oil cartel’s secretary-General Mohammed Barkindo was in the central African country this week where he met with the
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Dr Congo: Tshisekedi says volcano situation ‘under control’

africanews– The situation is “under control” following the eruption of a volcano in the Democratic Republic of Congo, President Felix Tshisekedi said on Saturday after his government mistakenly announced another volcano had erupted. A week after Mount Nyiragongo roared back into life, causing devastation and sparking a mass exodus, “the situation is
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DR Congo declares state of siege in emergency anti-insurgency efforts

africanews– The Democratic Republic of Congo has declared a ‘state of siege’ in violence-hit eastern provinces. Hundreds of people have been killed and many displaced in mineral-rich Ituri and North Kivu provinces due to a surge in attacks in recent months Congolese President Félix Tshisekedi visited French president Emmanuel Macron in Paris last Tuesday and already