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(ˈbu dʒiˈmaɪ, -ˈmɑ yi, əmˈbu-)

a city in the S central Democratic Republic of the Congo. 806,475.
Formerly, Bakwanga.
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Selon lui, la capitale centrafricaine Bangui, la capitale du Liberia Monrovia et Mbuji-Mayi en Republique democratique du Congo sont les trois villes les plus a risque.
(3.) Milongu Kasongoma S et al., Aspects epidemio-cliniques des avortements illegaux compliques en milieu hospitaliers de Mbuji-Mayi en Republique Democratique du Congo, Revue Medicale des Grands Lacs, 2015, 6(3):26-32.
The few foreigners who cross overland the Democratic Republic of the Congo pass through Mbuji-Mayi. Our friends told us to branch off south just before Kananga and pass through Luiza, Musumba, Sandoa, Kasaji and Kolwezi.
A variant is dominant at 62.6% [55.8 to 68.9] (68.9% and 56.25% Bwamanda in Mbuji-Mayi).
In early 2013, residents of Goma, Bukavu and Mbuji-Mayi will also be covered.
The diamond was discovered in the Mbuji-Mayi district of Zaire (Democratic Republic of the Congo) in 1990 and was 777 carats uncut.
Regional capitals--Bandundu, Bukavu, Goma, Kananga, Kindu, Kisangani, Lubumbashi, Matadi, Mbandaka, Mbuji-Mayi.
It said rescuers found seven bodies after the accident, which happened on Thursday on a river in central province of Kasai, some 45 kilometresA south of the provincial capital Mbuji-Mayi.
Le developpement social et economique du Congo et le Christianisme social africain, Editions Diocesaines de Mbuji-Mayi, Kinshasa 2006.