Democratic Republic of the Congo

May 17, 2024

Residents Worry As DRC Rebels Frantically Exploit Coltan Mine

[VOA] Goma, DR Congo — Reputed to be the coltan capital of the world, the mining town of Rubaya, in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, […]
May 17, 2024

Nabbanja to Mediate in Pader Leadership Wrangles

[Nile Post] Having personally experienced the fight between the Pader District chairman Retired Colonel Fearless Obwoya and his RDC Milton Odong, Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja has […]
May 17, 2024

DRC Soldiers Threaten to Kill Journalist Parfait Katoto Over Broadcasts

[CPJ] Kinshasa — Congolese authorities should take swift and comprehensive actions to investigate all threats against journalist and Radio Communautaire Amkeni Biakato (RCAB) director Parfait Katoto, […]
May 16, 2024

SADC Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo Senior Leadership Conducts Operational Visits

[SADC] To ensure proper operational effectiveness and efficiency, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo (SAMIDRC) Force Senior Military Leadership […]
May 15, 2024

Humanitarian Situation Now At a Tipping Point – Unicef Official During Visit

[Unicef] Goma — UNICEF Deputy Executive Director for Humanitarian Action and Supply Operations, Ted Chaiban, concluded a five-day visit to eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo […]
May 14, 2024

North and South Kivu – More Clashes Between Army and M23

[Agenzia Fides] Kinshasa — Two people died yesterday, May 13, in the bombing of the village of Minova, in the Kalehe region, in the province of […]
May 14, 2024

UNICEF's Ted Chaiban Concludes Visit to Eastern DR Congo

[Unicef] UNICEF Deputy Executive Director for Humanitarian Action and Supply Operations, Ted Chaiban, concluded a five-day visit to the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) […]
May 14, 2024

Can SADC Troops Defeat M23 Rebels?

[DW] Troops from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) deployed to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are struggling to restore peace and security to the […]
May 13, 2024

Bold African Union Role Needed to Stabilise East DRC

[ISS] The African Union lacks a coherent strategy that can reduce tensions between countries and improve security coordination.
[elementor-template id="6822"]
close-link