Tumba


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Tumba

 

a lake in Zaire, in the central Congo Basin. Area, 765 sq km; maximum depth, 8 m. Lake Tumba originated as a system of submerged river valleys. It drains into the Congo (Zaire) River via the Irebu channel. The lake was discovered in 1883 by H. M. Stanley.

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The police spokesman listed the all-male suspects as; Uloma Ajaba, Oyenka Nwankwo, Chigozie Kalu, Sampson Tumba, Okechukwu Udeh and Kelvin Emmanuel.
'Tumba ka': Duterte says he outclassed his father who had low regard of him !-- -- Alexis Romero (philstar.com) - April 3, 2019 - 5:19pm MANILA, Philippines Look at me.
Butt along with his brother, Tumba, who is said to be a local PML-N leader, opened fire on Sara and buried her discreetly in a nearby graveyard.
Parang dominoes 'yan, kung tinumba mo 'yong isa, tumba lahat [Definitely there will be a huge effect because all the activities will be adjusted.
A esto hay agregar, el fechado radiocarbonico calibrado obtenido por nuestro equipo de una muestra de pelo humano (tumba colectiva 2532-46), que arroja 1021-1152 DC (3).
A press release from the ministry states that the current Ebola epidemic is reported from the North-Eastern part of the country in Bikoro, Equateur province on the shore of Lake Tumba.
By VINCENT OPIYODefender Tumba Swedi's second half strike helped Wazito claim a 1-0 win over Sofapaka in a Kenyan Premier League match played at Ruaraka grounds on Sunday.
Yusuf Maingi fouled Luis Tumba, allowing Joakim Omolo to float a free-kick into the box.