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bongo

the antelope Boocercus eurycerus.
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Violence erupted across the Central African nation Wednesday with the announcement of a slim victory for Bongo, who was first elected in 2009 upon the death of his father Omar, who had been Gabon's president for 42 years.
The new arrival brings the bongo herd to four and is a particularly significant birth for the team at Dublin Zoo and the international breeding programme.
Police in southern France have raided and searched a villa in the city of Nice belonging to the former president of the central African nation of Gabon, Omar Bongo Ondimba, in connection with an investigation of graft and corruption.
zoos began captive breeding programs for the mountain bongo in the 1960s in an effort to save the species.
The 10-year-old, 187-pound Red River hog wasted little time in taking up with his pen-mate Nicole, a much taller and heavier bongo - the largest member of the forest antelope family.
Anyone who took a chance on the first Donkey Konga probably now has a set of bongos that look like they've been well and truly through the mill.
When the bongos stop, each child must enter a hoop (use the same amount of hoops as children).
There's a six-piece all-girl band (including bang-up bongo player Denise Fraser), dancing boys, and an accordionist who doubles as choreographer (Joe Joyce).
Just as in the original game, up to four players beat the bongos and clap their hands in time to the music; the player with the best rhythm wins the round.
Workers had to intervene when two pupils from Colaiste na Sceilge in Co Kerry pushed a classmate over railings towards the endangered bongos.
Zoo keeper Sara Millband said: "Bill has come to us at Folly Farm to help free up space at Marwell Zoo, so that they can try to breed more bongos.
This informative/instructional video produced by percussionist David Romero--formerly of Earth Wind & Fire, Poncho Sanchez and currently with Wayne Newton in Las Vegas, Nevada-- is an excellent learning tool for beginners and intermediate level percussionists wanting to enhance their knowledge of the twin drum instrument called the bongo or bongos.