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Congo : démocratie cha cha | Congo : le Pool, un grenier pour Brazza

Congo : démocratie cha cha | Congo : le Pool, un grenier pour Brazza | Africa bits | Scoop.it
Quelque 80 % des produits vivriers frais consommés dans la capitale congolaise sont cultivés dans le Pool. À chaque zone ses spécialités.
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A Lovely and Terrible Thing | New Writing | Granta Magazine

A Lovely and Terrible Thing | New Writing | Granta Magazine | Africa bits | Scoop.it
Part one of Chris Womersley’s story about a man who breaks down in an empty landscape.
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Pawns in the War on Drugs

Pawns in the War on Drugs | Africa bits | Scoop.it
Every day, minor drug offenders are cajoled into taking part in secret, high-risk police work as informants. But they are often used with callous disregard for safety, and the results can be fatal.
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Gold Ore Laced With Lead Poisons Children In Nigeria : NPR

Gold Ore Laced With Lead Poisons Children In Nigeria : NPR | Africa bits | Scoop.it
Gold ore mined in northern Nigeria is mixed with lead. When the ore is dug up, crushed and processed, the lead escapes into the air and settles on the ground. Children are being poisoned when they swallow lead-contaminated dust and dirt.
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Plongée au coeur du Nord-Congo

Plongée au coeur du Nord-Congo | Africa bits | Scoop.it
Longtemps resté en marge des programmes d’aménagement, le nord du Congo se modernise. Avec des succès inégaux. Voyage d’Oyo à Ouesso.
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Where Does America Get Oil? You May Be Surprised : NPR

Where Does America Get Oil? You May Be Surprised : NPR | Africa bits | Scoop.it
America is still dependent on foreign oil, but the sources are changing. Think Canada, Latin America and Africa. The Middle East is well down the list. What does this mean for America's foreign policy?
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Coaching a Surgeon: What Makes Top Performers Better?

Coaching a Surgeon: What Makes Top Performers Better? | Africa bits | Scoop.it
Online version of the weekly magazine, with current articles, cartoons, blogs, audio, video, slide shows, an archive of articles and abstracts back to 1925...
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The Death of His Excellency, The Ex-Minister | New Writing | Granta Magazine

The Death of His Excellency, The Ex-Minister | New Writing | Granta Magazine | Africa bits | Scoop.it
A new story from Nawal el Saadawi about a powerful man who falls for a woman who refuses to conform.
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