Mbuji-Mayi

Type: City
Name: Mbuji-Mayi
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Latitude: -6.13
Longitude: 23.59
population: 874,974
First reported Jun 07 2014 - Updated Jun 07 2014 - 1 reports

Korongohas Airlines resumes domestic flight operation

On June 3 Korongohas the national airline of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. based in tha natons capital Kinshasa isannounced the suspension of all domestic Congolese flights with immediate effect. The carrier said the move was as a result of an ... [Published ETurboNews - Jun 07 2014]
First reported Mar 04 2014 - Updated Mar 05 2014 - 1 reports

Democratic Republic of the Congo: EU Commissioner Andris Piebalgs announces new EU support for Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda

Source: European UnionCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda Summary: 4 March 2014, Brussels - European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, will announce €620 million of new EU support to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 04 2014]
First reported Jan 30 2014 - Updated Jan 30 2014 - 1 reports

Lighting Strike Kills 20 in the DRC

Lighting caused an explosion at an arms depot in the Democratic Republic of Congo SOURCE: Source Intelligence® DESCRIPTION: Last Friday 20 people were killed and 50 injured in the Congo when a lightning bolt ignited a violent explosion at an army ... [Published theCSRfeed - Jan 30 2014]
First reported Jan 27 2014 - Updated Jan 27 2014 - 2 reports

Congo: More Than 20 Killed in Arms Depot Blasts

(KINSHASA, Congo) — The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Congo says explosions from an arms depot near the diamond-mining hub of Mbuji-Mayi have killed more than 20 people. A U.N. statement says the explosions injured 50 people and destroyed many ... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jan 27 2014]
First reported Jan 26 2014 - Updated Jan 26 2014 - 1 reports

World News Quick Take

DR CONGOArms depot blast kills dozensAn explosion at an arms depot claimed more than 20 lives, the UN peacekeeping mission in the country (MONUSCO) said on Saturday. The city of Mbuji-Mayi “was ravaged with more than 20 dead, around 50 wounded and many ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jan 26 2014]

Quotes

Ahead of his arrival Commissioner Piebalgs said: "The Great Lakes region and its citizens have faced some exceptional challenges in recent years - these challenges are not over, but we should recognize that we are at a moment of opportunity, with the end of the M23 conflict and welcome signs of improved stability and security. We cannot be complacent: the problem of armed groups is not solved, and we must continue to focus onon it, but we cannot afford either to lose sight of our ambitions for long-term economic and social development. The Addis Abeba Peace and Security Framework gives us a shared set of principles and objectives to work towards: the secret now is to help our partners in the region to undertake necessary reforms and to make co-operation across borders a reality in this region. "
...  Martin Kobler, head of the peacekeeping mission declared "I have instructed our office in Mbuji-Mayi to stand by and support local authorities in dealing with the situation.”  "

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Democratic Republic of the Congo: EU Commission... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 04 2014]
Lighting Strike Kills 20 in the DRC [Published theCSRfeed - Jan 30 2014]
Congo: More Than 20 Killed in Arms Depot Blasts [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jan 27 2014]
Congo: More Than 20 Killed in Arms Depot Blasts [Published The China Blog - Jan 27 2014]
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Democratic Republic of the Congo: EU Commission... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 04 2014]
Source: European UnionCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda Summary: 4 March 2014, Brussels - European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, will announce €620 million of new EU support to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and ...
Lighting Strike Kills 20 in the DRC [Published theCSRfeed - Jan 30 2014]
Lighting caused an explosion at an arms depot in the Democratic Republic of Congo SOURCE: Source Intelligence® DESCRIPTION: Last Friday 20 people were killed and 50 injured in the Congo when a lightning bolt ignited a violent explosion at an army ...
Congo: More Than 20 Killed in Arms Depot Blasts [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jan 27 2014]
(KINSHASA, Congo) — The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Congo says explosions from an arms depot near the diamond-mining hub of Mbuji-Mayi have killed more than 20 people. A U.N. statement says the explosions injured 50 people and destroyed many ...
Congo: More Than 20 Killed in Arms Depot Blasts [Published The China Blog - Jan 27 2014]
(KINSHASA, Congo) — The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Congo says explosions from an arms depot near the diamond-mining hub of Mbuji-Mayi have killed more than 20 people. A U.N. statement says the explosions injured 50 people and destroyed many ...
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