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
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.
exiles invaded the mineral-rich province of Shaba (formerly Katanga) from Angola.
[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
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.