i feel good when people appreciate my creativity congolese george dufanda uses his artistic skills to make ama
"I feel good when people appreciate my creativity."
CongoleseGeorge Dufanda uses his artistic skills to make amazing haircuts using just a shaving machine. He has musicians and footballers as clients, but there are two people whose hair George really wants to cut 💇♂️.
it s impossible to have a conversation with you because when i give you a fact you dismiss it me to the congol
"It's impossible to have a conversation with you because when I give you a fact you dismiss it." - me to the Congolese communications minister Lambert Mende on today's . (He's been called Congo's Kellyanne Conway!)
man who daubed racist graffiti on the home of a congolese family in manchester has been jailed for 12 months v
Man who daubed racist graffiti on the home of a Congolese family in Manchester has been jailed for 12 months. Vaughan Dowd, 54, pleaded guilty to racially-aggravated criminal damage after vandalising three doors, including the one to Jackson Yamba's home in Salford.
as a rwanda backed rebel commander in congo he indiscriminately killed civilians executed captured combatants
As a Rwanda-backed rebel commander in Congo, he indiscriminately killed civilians, executed captured combatants and committed numerous rapes & beatings. He is now a senior Congolese army officer--a good focus for Pres Tshisekedi's vow to prosecute abusers. https://t.co/MVNVYIduLQ
even in the midst of the devastating outbreak in the weve trained more than 1350 congolese nurses doctors and
Even in the midst of the devastating #Ebola outbreak in the #DRC, we’ve trained more than 1,350 Congolese nurses, doctors and hygienists in infection control and prevention measures so that the local community is better equipped to respond to needs now and in the future.
5 someone moh mohwhounicef has done an analysis of how the katwa amp butembo treatment centers are functioning
5. Someone (MOH? MOH+WHO+UNICEF?) has done an analysis of how the Katwa & Butembo#Ebola treatment centers are functioning since they were taken over from MSF. MSF withdrew in early March because of the insecurity. The ETCs are staffed entirely by CongoleseHCWs now.
despite war violence and the ebola outbreak there is still enormous life in the dr congo here congolese women
Despite war, violence, and the Ebola outbreak, there is still enormous life in the DR Congo. Here, Congolese women dance outside a community space where they take part in activities designed to support women and girls. Inspiring.
below is a picture of me with one of my heroes about 6 months after my daughter charlotte was born now that he
Below is a picture of me with one of my heroes, about 6 months after my daughter Charlotte was born. Now that hero, Congolese OBGYN Dr. Mukwege, is a Nobel Peace Prize recipient. Couldn’t imagine anyone more deserving. Thank you Dr. Mukwege for inspiring me & countless others.
the asylum seeking congolese mother and child ive been writing about have been reunited in chicago im told the
🚨🚨🚨The asylum-seeking Congolese mother and child I’ve been writing about have been reunited in Chicago. I’m told they fell into each other’s arms crying. It took more than four months, but they’re back together. 🚨🚨🚨
this years peace laureate denis mukwege has repeatedly condemned impunity for mass rape and criticised the con
This year’s Peace Laureate Denis Mukwege has repeatedly condemned impunity for mass rape and criticised the Congolese government and other countries for not doing enough to stop the use of sexual violence against women as a strategy and weapon of war. #NobelPrize