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Big and Little Congo

Published on 2 October 2018

When looking at a map of Africa you may have at some point wondered why there are two countries with the name Congo. On the surface the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the Republic of the Congo seem similar enough: they both have French as their national language, they both share many of the […]

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New capital for Egypt

Published on 12 June 2018

Egypt has embarked on the bold new venture of building a new and improved capital city. The as yet to be named area is being referred to as “the Smart City in the desert” and will serve as the administrative capital of the country. The city aims to replace the traffic and complications of the […]

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Kenya

Published on 12 June 2018

The government of Kenya has declared an ultimatum to foreign workers to get their visa paperwork in order or face deportation. The Kenyan Ministry of Interior has stated that these undocumented workers—often western people working for NGOs, aid organizations, and volunteer groups— “will be jailed” if they fail to legally register within 60 days. The […]

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