Bukama

Bukama

 

a city in the Republic of Zaïre, in Shaba Province. An important transportation junction, it has a river dock in the upper reaches of the Lualaba River and a railroad station on the Lubumbashi-Ilebo line. Bukama is also a trading and distribution center. The Luena coal mines are located near the city.

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Hassan Bukamas, who was elected in Manama's constituency five (covering Juffair, Gharaifa and Nabih Saleh), said many people in his area wanted to vote, but were afraid to do so.
Mr Bukamas is known in the community after serving as an MP for the same constituency from 2002 to 2006.
Mr Bukamas, who saw off competition from Abdulrahim Al Kooheji, pledged to use his victory to help heal divisions in society.
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Independent parliamentary candidate Hassan Bukamas, who was running in Manama's constituency five covering Juffair and Nabih Saleh, said he was satisfied with security arrangements and found the election process to be smooth and transparent.
Fellow independent Hassan Bukamas also registered last night for Manama's constituency five, which covers Juffair and Nabih Saleh.