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Lomami

 

a river in Central Africa, in Zaire; left tributary of the Congo (Zaire) River. It is approximately 1,500 km long and has a basin area of 110,000 sq km. It originates in the Katanga Plateau and flows northward, cutting deeply into sandy tablelands and forming numerous waterfalls and rapids. Waters rise from September until the end of April during the rainy season. It is navigable for 330 km from its mouth.

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The greater Kasai region, consisting of the Kasai, Kasai Central, Kasai Oriental, Lomami and Sankuru provinces, was previously considered calm.
1% VP1 nucleotide divergence from parental Sabin 2 strain): one circulating in Haut Lomami province (six cases; latest case onset June 26, 2017) * and one circulating in Maniema province (isolated from two patients and one contact; latest case onset April 18, 2017).
John Hart, del Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (New Haven, Estados Unidos), al frente de un equipo en el que figuran nueve colaboradores mas, ha publicado en la revista PLOS ONE la identificacion de la nueva especie Cercopithecus Iomamiensis, de cuyos primeros ejemplares, conocidos como "lesulas", se tuvo noticia en junio de 2007 al explorar un area remota de la cuenca Lomami (Republica del Congo).
Le roman Les "demons craches" de l'autre Republique fait entrer le lecteur dans un monde merveilleux dans lequel certains actes, pour paraphraser Antoine Tshitungu dans son explication de Ngando de Paul Lomami Tchibamba, echappent a la logique cartesienne des lors que leur causalite se fonde sur des parametres materiellement non justifiables (Tshitungu 2008: 371).
The Congolese writer Paul Lomami Tchibamba (1914-85) was previously best known for Ngando (first published in 1949).
We should also look at Hazoume and Ousmane Soce whose novels Doguicimi (1937) and Karim, roman senegalais (1935) were prefaced by two officers of colonial policy, Georges Hardy and Robert Delavignette respectively, in relation to the strategy of Tchibamba Lomami who founded the journal La voix du Congolais in Kinshasa in 1945.
Expressions of interest for Conducting data collection operations in Lomami
There is an ongoing flow of the population from one side of the Congo River to the other and authors such as Lomami Tchibamba, Henri Lopes or Sony Labou Tansi are attached to and wrote about both Congos.
ACTIVITIES Three multi-tasking teams (MTT) conduct non-technical survey (NTS) and technical survey (TS) in Lomami, Maniema, Sankuru, Kasai Oriental, Kasai and Kasai Central.
As one can show, this mechanism of transformation is perceptible in Paul Lomami Tchibamba's novels (Ngando suivi de Faire Medicament, 1948 and Ah, Mbongo, 2007).
At the field level, GFA provides advice to the park conservator and park management staff of the Lomami national park in strengthening PA management.
In the novel Ngando (1972) by the Congolese novelist Lomami Tchibamba, leopard-men are quite literally a metaphor for the opposition against colonialism with the protagonist and his community turning into leopards and killing all their white opponents.