Sunday, May 22, 2022
Over the past six months a measles epidemic has been sweeping through the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is raising the alarm and calling for concerted action to halt the spread...
'You appeared to suggest that mandatory reporting requirements ensuring oil, gas and mining companies disclose the payments they make in each country of operation would in some way breach the sovereignty of producer countries. Let...
The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) possesses over half of Africa's water reserves, yet 74 percent of its population - or approximately 51 million people - lack access to safe drinking water according to...
On the last day of her visit to the DRC, ERC Amos visited Orientale Province where she heard harrowing testimonies from those who survived the brutality committed by the Ugandan Lord's Resistance Army. Haut-Uele and Bas-Uele...
As Southern Sudan waits the results of the referendum to decide whether it will cede from the north, there has been concern from African leaders about the process, including leaders in Libya and Egypt. Gadaffi...
A community radio presenter has been shot dead near his home in Kirumba, North Kivu. Media watchdog, Journaliste en danger, is calling for an investigation into this, the 6th killing of a journalist in the...
Investigations into the new year's day rape at Fizi implicate the Congolese military and it's local commander, Lt. Col. Kibibi Mutware. Reports say 7 soldiers have been arrested and the Colonel has been transferred from...
While Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has reported a mass rape in Fizi, South Kivu on New Years Day, Radio Okapi has also reported clashes between civilians and Congolese Army (FARDC) soldiers in the same town...