All posts tagged "Congo"
African historyThe Sixties and Red Africa: the decade of searching for African utopias
Congo’s first democratically elected prime minister Patrice Lumumba was a celebrity in Yugoslavia. Lumumba’s execution in 1961 caused such outrage that...November 9, 2016
Culture & SocietySexual Violence: A Weapon of War in Eastern Congo for more than 20 years
Denis Mukwege has been treating female victims of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo since 1996. The subject of...October 21, 2016
TechnologyCongolese Rocket Project: The Scientist turning rats to astronauts
Launched from a farm land far away from the city life, old Ovaltine cans served as building materials for the rocket...July 11, 2016
African historyThe Politics behind the Introduction of Christianity to Africa
A Quick Look at History Christianity in Africa goes back to the earliest days of the church, when it spread along...May 13, 2016
Culture & SocietyWhy African men are more likely to have children with more than one woman
AFRICAN men are among the most likely in the world to father children with more than one woman, a new report indicates....April 30, 2016
Government & PoliticsDR Congo: Richest in Resources Yet Poorest Country in the World
The poor are people whose resources remain below a certain threshold (set in monetary unit) and generally, we reference the World...April 14, 2016
Culture & SocietyMami-Wata & The Mermaids in African MythologyMarch 25, 2016
African historyCwezi Cult of Africa: Humans, Extra-terrestrials or Demi-gods ?
An interesting group of people found in east Africa subregion of Rwanda and Uganda are the Ancient Cwezi. They are sometimes...January 28, 2016
TechnologyRobots in Africa. What does this mean for the continent ?
Over the last 4 years, more than 20 organizations’ in Africa have launched initiatives to advance participation in robotics’. Now Institutions...October 12, 2015