Tuesday, October 4, 2022

EU Takes Step Towards Conflict-free Supply Chains

Global Witness and CCFD-Terre Solidaire welcomed a commitment by EU Trade Commissioner De Gucht and Development Commissioner Piebalgs to make...

Measles Epidemic Spirals Out of Control in DRC According to Médecins...

Over the past six months a measles epidemic has been sweeping through the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Médecins Sans Frontières...

5 Policemen Found Guilty for Chebeya murder

The verdict and sentence has been passed on the eight policemen accused of the murder of human rights activist, Floribert Chebeya...

DRC Military Launches Attack on Militia Group in East of Country

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) army has launched a military offensive from Beni in North Kivu province, which borders Uganda...

At least 24 killed in DRC train derailment

A train derailment in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) Kasai province in the centre-west of the country has killed at...

If Convicted, No Appeal Available for DRC Officers Charged With Rape,...

According to a high-ranking police officer, if the 41 DRC soldiers currently on trial in Goma for allegedly committing mass rape,...

The Political Rift Over Minerals and Conflict: the Dodd-Frank Legislation

This week, the political battle lines were drawn over the effectiveness in the DRC of the Dodd-Frank legislation, passed in the...

Mass Rape, Violent Clashes and Looting in Fizi, South Kivu, on...

While Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has reported a mass rape in Fizi, South Kivu on New Years Day, Radio Okapi has...

DR Congo Accuses Rwanda for Invasion of its Territory

The Democratic Republic of Congo( (DRC) has come out to accuse Rwanda over supporting the alleged attacks of the M23 rebel...

New Ebola Outbreak Declared in DR Congo

Health authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) declared a new Ebola outbreak on Friday, after a case was confirmed...

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Kenyatta to Lead Peace Process in DRC, Ethiopia

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Court Fined Kenyans to Pay sh700,000 for Illegal Fishing on Lake Victoria

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William Ruto Sworn in as Kenya’s Fifth President

NAIROBI, Kenya - William Ruto was sworn as Kenya's fifth president on Tuesday, taking the helm a week after the country's top court threw...