Zairean


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Synonyms for Zairean

a native or inhabitant of Zaire

of or relating to or characteristic of Zaire or its people

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Galvanic guitar pop soon found its way to Kenya, where Congolese musicians often toured; Orchestra Super Mazembe, which enjoyed an international hit with the gorgeous nine-minute Shauri Yako, was a 'Kenyan' band whose members were entirely Zairean.
The Banyamulenge had been living in the eastern part of Congo for a long time, but they had become dissatisfied with Mobutu's decision in 1981 to deprive them of Zairean citizenship.
And who could forget when James Brown headlined the concert thrown as part of the 1974 "Rumble in the Jungle," the Muhammad All-George Foreman bout put on by Zairean President Mobutu Sese Seko?
Aid veterans still talk of the Rwanda horror of 1994 with incredulity, of how rival agencies--amid an unfolding genocide--bickered over petty territorial issues, such as who had the right to the best tent pitches for their own staff in the Zairean town of Gama, and, more grievously, refusing to share information with one another.
sugar-glass, and the Zairean music I'm listening to is
The Rwandan intervention in Congo led to the ouster of the Zairean president, Mobutu Sese Seko.
[32.] Arnaud JP, Preioai P, Mashako L, Galan P, Nsibu C, Favier A, Kapongo C and Hercberg S Serum trace elements in Zairean mothers and their new borns.
I was born a Zairean. Ever since my country's name was changed in 1997, there is this obsession about history.
A civil war ensued in 1996, pitting Zairean Tutsis against the pro-Hutu army of Dictator Mobutu Sese Seko.
This characteristic African feature is found in the Zairean handcrafted Kuba embroidery (Clarke 1997: 46-63), Nigeria's Hausa embroidery (Heathcote 1974: 15-40, 1976, 1972: 12-19, 82, 84), in the Upper Volta weaving format of the Mossi, Nigeria's adire eleko (Barbour & Simmond 1971), Nigeria's aso-oke (Clarke 1997: 74-111; Lamb and Holmes 1980) and Nigeria's akwete (Afigbo and Okeke 1985; Aronson 1980: 62-66; Davis 1974: 22-25), Ghana's kente (Clarke 1997: 64-75), Mali's woolen blanket khasa of the Peul (Imperato 1976: 56-59, 1973: 40-47) and check-motif cloth of the Mende (Sierra Leone).
Paliani's Nyanja narrative In 1930 Came a Witchdoctor (1930), Zairean Stephen A.
aid having propped up the disgusting Zairean dictator Mobutu Sese Seko for 30 years, and the Somali horrors of the early 1990s were in part fought over control of food aid.
(71) Take, for instance, the fictional example of an apolitical Zairean (now Congolese) arms broker with one Tutsi parent and one Hutu parent who, in violation of the U.N.
The North East of England African Community Association sponsors this annual celebration of African culture and the Zairean Soukous guitarpropelled dance music of KBM and the drum sensation that is Frititi will no doubt prove to be an irresistible combination.