Tuesday, October 4, 2022

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...

Ugandan MP Writes Open Letter to CEO of Shell, Regarding Transparency

'You appeared to suggest that mandatory reporting requirements ensuring oil, gas and mining companies disclose the payments they make in each...

Drinking Water Crisis for 50 Million People In DRC

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) possesses over half of Africa's water reserves, yet 74 percent of its population -...

UN’s Amos Calls for Better Security in LRA-Affected Areas

On the last day of her visit to the DRC, ERC Amos visited Orientale Province where she heard harrowing testimonies from...

What the Partition of Southern Sudan Mean Regionally?

As Southern Sudan waits the results of the referendum to decide whether it will cede from the north, there has been...

Journalist Shot Dead Near his Home in Eastern DRC

A community radio presenter has been shot dead near his home in Kirumba, North Kivu. Media watchdog, Journaliste en danger, is...

FARDC Accused of Mass Rape on New Years Day

Investigations into the new year's day rape at Fizi implicate the Congolese military and it's local commander, Lt. Col. Kibibi Mutware....

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...

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Kwita Izina

Kwita Izina Manifests Tourism Recovery in Rwanda

Kwita Izina is one of the world’s significant celebrations of nature where Rwanda's newly born gorillas are given names. This year’s event has finally...
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Explore the Eastern sub region of the African continent during your self-drive exercise and have one of the life time thrilling experiences. The term...

Kenyatta to Lead Peace Process in DRC, Ethiopia

Nairobi, Kenya - Kenya's President William Ruto has appointed his predecessor, former President Uhuru Kenyatta, as a peace envoy to the Democratic Republic of...
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Court Fined Kenyans to Pay sh700,000 for Illegal Fishing on Lake Victoria

The Standards, Utilities, and Wildlife Court in Kampala has fined 40 Kenyan fishermen sh700,000 (Ksh22,113) each for fishing on the Ugandan side of Lake...

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...