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Video: Congo Beat Making Lab 'Zenga'

Watch Congo Beat Making Lab's street-shot video for "Zenga," featuring the Congolese double neck guitarist Flamme Kapaya.


A mere week after we premiered Congo Beat Making Lab's guitar-flanked "Zenga" we get the DRC-shot visuals for the track. The video (and song) star double neck guitar-toting shredder Flamme Kapaya — who's seen in the clip performing, riding an oversized wooden bike and just plain hanging with the kids in Goma, DRC. "Zenga" was recorded by Pierce Freelon and Apple Juice Kid with young Congolese artists and students through their Beat Making Lab project. Check out Congo Beat Making Lab's stomper  lead single "Cho Cho Cho" and grab their free Amani Goma EP.

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Malawians Head Back to Voting Polls in Historic Re-election

Malawians will be casting their votes yet again after the country's Constitutional Court ruled that the May elections of 2019 had been rigged.

Malawians are casting their votes today after the Constitutional Court annulled the results of the May, 2019 elections due to rigging, Aljazeera reports. Judges made the ruling based on evidence presented to them which included tally sheets which had been tampered with using correctional fluid. Malawi is the second African country after Kenya to ever annul a presidential election over irregularities.
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