Saturday, July 2, 2022
'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...
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...
The World Resources Institute (WRI) and the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation, and Tourism (MECNT) have announced the release of an interactive map viewer for the Forest Atlas of the...
The European Network for Central Africa (EurAC) and conflict minerals campaign network, Fatal Transactions, have joined in making a call to the EU, demanding that it respond to the conflict minerals situation in Democratic Republic...
World Bank
WASHINGTON (World Bank): The World Bank’s latest estimates of Gross National Income per capita (GNI = indkomst pr. indbygger) continue to show improved economic performance in many low-income countries. BANGLADESH, BURMA and KENYA are now becoming...
In Summary – The firm that received the exemptions was a subsidiary of UK-based Alex Stewart International. – Relatives wept as the sentence was read out in court in Tanzania’s main city Dar es Salaam. Two Tanzanian former...
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...
The UN security council has unanimously voted to renew the MONUSCO mandate for one more year. This will see the largest peacekeeping force in the world remain in DRC until at least June 30th 2012....
President Jakaya Kikwete emerged from the closet of inertia amid the ongoing pre-election saga yesterday to sling mud on his political rivals in a style typical of an incumbent he was 10 years ago. But he...
Kenya will phase out issuance of its national passports from next year and adopt the East Africa travel permit in the quest by the six countries to harmonize business and regulatory processes. The phase-out period will...