With Kabila, Song and Dance, DRC Preps For Semifinal Against Cote D’Ivoire

Posted February 3rd, 2015 at 4:47 pm (UTC-4)
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BATA, Equatorial Guinea _ The Democratic Republic of Congo takes on Cote D’Ivoire in the Africa Cup of Nations 2015 semifinals on Wednesday. By all accounts, the Leopards are the underdogs compared with the Les Elephants.

But they’re lacking in spirit, optimism or support, thanks to a visit from DRC President Joseph Kabila and some exuberant fans.

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