Tag: Democratic Republic of Congo

Improvised explosive device planted in cinema in DRC wounds 3 people

October 4, 2022

An improvised explosive device, IED, planted in a local cinema in Butembo in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo went off injuring three people, Anadolu news ... Read More

Influx of DRC refugees into Uganda expected to double amid clashes with M23 rebels

October 4, 2022

A surge of refugees fleeing conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo is tearing apart families and stretching aid resources, according to Uganda's government and ... Read More

Climate representatives gathered in Kinshasa for pre-COP27 call for more funding

October 4, 2022

Climate representatives from more than 40 countries who gathered for a pre-COP27 climate summit in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa, have called out ... Read More

Kinshasa hosts Pre-COP27 October 3-4

October 3, 2022

Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), is hosting this October 3 and 4 the COP27’s preparatory meeting (PRECOP27), a platform of ... Read More

More than dozen killed in North-eastern Congo

October 3, 2022

At least 14 people were killed Sunday in Ituri, North-eastern of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in an attack by Allied Democratic Forces, Islamist rebel ... Read More

Uganda: Two successive crashes of army helicopters leave at least 22 soldiers dead

September 30, 2022

Two crashes of helicopters of the Ugandan army on Monday and Tuesday on mission against terrorists in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), killed at ... Read More

Million livelihoods in DR Congo threatened by planned oil, gas projects — Report

September 30, 2022

Planned oil and gas exploration in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo could expose more than one million people to pollution and disease, according to ... Read More

Ebola cases, fatalities rise in Uganda, as DR Congo declares end to latest outbreak

September 28, 2022

The 15th outbreak of Ebola disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) comes to an end as neighboring Uganda races to tackle a virus ... Read More

Kenya sends troops to East of DR Congo as part of regional forces

September 27, 2022

Kenya has deployed forces in the East of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as part of regional mobilization to help end activities of rebel ... Read More

DRC puts 4,000 civil servants on retirement to revamp public administration

September 20, 2022

A decree signed by President Félix Tshisekedi has put 4,000 civil servants of the public administration of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on retirement ... Read More