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(ˈbɑn dɑˌkɑ, əmˈbɑn-)

a city in the W Democratic Republic of the Congo. 125,263.
Formerly, Coquilhatville.
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But their new exploratory research, conducted with the Congolese botanist Corneille Ewango, 50km from Mbandaka in DRC, suggests that central Africa's inaccessible forest swamps could be even more important as a global carbon storehouse than they thought, and could need a global initiative to research and protect them.
Address : 2657, Bonsomi street , Quartier Mbandaka 2 , Equateur , Africa
Muzola (2014), under a headline of 'Ebola: Mbandaka Trembled,' reported,
In its first phase, the company will serve eight cities: Kinshasa, Lubumbashi, Goma, Kisangani, Kindu, Mbuyi-Mayi, Kananga and Mbandaka, then 14 by the end of the year, until the whole country is covered.
During March 4-October 9, 2013, a total of 158 persons infected with outbreak strains of Salmonella serotypes Infantis, Lille, Newport, and Mbandaka were reported from 30 states.
Noe literally put Mbandaka -- and the people who live there -- on the map.
lt;< Il s'est agi de la conjonction sexuelle, l'intromission du membre viril des agents dans les parties vaginales des victimes >> (TMG de Mbandaka, Affaire Songo Mboyo.
Under questioning the five said their group had orders to carry out simultaneous attacks on the western DRC towns of Mbandaka, Lukolela, Bolobo, Kwamouth, Kinshasa and Matadi, Lumanu said.
Regional capitals--Bandundu, Bukavu, Goma, Kananga, Kindu, Kisangani, Lubumbashi, Matadi, Mbandaka, Mbuji-Mayi.
During his two years in DRC MAG says he was involved in many lifesaving clearance projects 'including the underwater removal of 18 items of UXO (unexploded ordnance) and more than 17,000 items of small arms ammunition found in Mbandaka Harbour.
In 1997, Patrick Fungele (he declined to give his real name) was a 22-year-old Congolese student studying Languages and Pedagogy at the Institut Sup andeacute;rieur de Mbandaka, in the city of Mbandaka in western Democratic Republic of Congo.
May 27 2010 -- The Hungarian Agricultural Office, Food and Feed Control Department has detected Salmonella Mbandaka in a consignment of linseed oilcake from Ukraine.