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WHO declares the end of the second deadliest outbreak of Ebola in Congo
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WHO declares the end of the second deadliest outbreak of Ebola in Congo

An 11th Ebola outbreak has been declared on 1 June 2020 as new cases are already cropping up in the northwestern city of Mbandaka.

India will overtake China as the most populated country in 8 years: UN Report
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India will overtake China as the most populated country in 8 years: UN Report

Sub-Saharan Africa's population will double by 2050, while China's will decrease by 2 percent.

India to overtake China as most populous country in 8 years, says UN report: 'World population to grow to 9.7 billion by 2050'
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India to overtake China as most populous country in 8 years, says UN report: 'World population to grow to 9.7 billion by 2050'

The report titled 'The World Population Prospects 2019: Highlights' estimated that the world's population is expected to increase by two million by 2050. India along with eight other countries will constitute half of the population. The population of sub-Saharan Africa is expected to practically double by 2050, says the UN report.

Social media's impact on political uprisings in Africa: The good, bad, and the ugly
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Social media's impact on political uprisings in Africa: The good, bad, and the ugly

Social media played a role in every single political uprising of the past decade in Africa.

Donald Trump plans to hold UNSC meeting on Iran's alleged international law violations on 26 September, says Nikki Haley
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Donald Trump plans to hold UNSC meeting on Iran's alleged international law violations on 26 September, says Nikki Haley

On Donald Trump calling the UNSC meeting about Iran, she said the message to Tehran is that the world is watching its actions, whether supporting terrorism, launching ballistic missiles or selling weapons.

Congo's ex-warlord Jean-Pierre Bemba to contest Presidential Election; Kinshasa governor promises heavy security
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Congo's ex-warlord Jean-Pierre Bemba to contest Presidential Election; Kinshasa governor promises heavy security

The country is currently being led by President Joseph Kabila, who has ruled since 2001, and also defeated Jean-Pierre Bemba in the 2006 election.

Spread of HIV began from Congo's capital in 1920s, says new study
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Spread of HIV began from Congo's capital in 1920s, says new study

The HIV pandemic began its global spread from Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), says a study.