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Facts about Democratic Republic of the Congo

Official name: Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire)

Capital: Kinshasa

Official language: French

Population: 70.9 million

Size: 12th in world. Slightly larger than Greenland. Slightly less than 1/4 the size of the United States.

Currency: Congolese franc

The nation is rich in tourism. The video below showcases this.

Tourism in Congo

One video that is fascinating is Nyamuragira volcano of Congo erupting.

About the Economy

There is this wonderful article which reveals the economic potential of this great nation. Read: Revealing the economic potential of DR Congo

Outstanding Music

When I think of Democratic Republic of the Congo the wonderful music and culture comes to mind. I love Soukous music. I made a playlist of some of the great Soukous artists. Papa Wemba, Koffi Olomide, Kanda Bongo Man and Fally Ipupa. Enjoy!

Great music from Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRCmusic by Marlon Katsigazi on Grooveshark

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This playlist is wonderful, and is a perfect blend of instruments and great voices. Congo has great musicians.

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