Victims were put into sacks, speared, and thrown into the congo river.
Yambuku Breman peered out at the huge congo river system as the flight took off.
At the highest navigable point of the congo river, thick jungle creates an impenetrable wall of green around a large island.
Fifteen hydroplanes have been ordered for the congo river service which will eventually be extended to Stanleyville.
The astonishing thing about the congo river is its inconsistency.
The congo river seemed like an old friend as we steamed up toward Kwamouth.
West and south of this is a series of lakes, connected with the great congo river.
I was immediately impressed with the difference between the congo river and the Kasai.
Vivi is about 100 miles from the ocean, on the north side of the congo river.
The congo river was for many years a veritable Will-o'-the-wisp to explorers.
African nation, named for the river that runs through it, which is from a Bantu word meaning "mountains" (i.e., the river that flows from the mountains). As an adjective, Congoese is native English (1797) but has been supplanted by Congolese (1900), from French Congolais.
Note: One of the world's longest rivers, it is Africa's largest potential source of electric power.
Note: Explored separately but simultaneously by the missionary David Livingstone and the journalist Henry Stanley, the Congo was the site of their proverbial encounter. (See “Dr. Livingstone, I presume?”)