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Italian Ambassador to Congo, 2 others killed in ambush on UN...

The Italian Ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo has been killed in an attack on a World Food Programme (WFP) convoy, a local...
Corruption corrodes trust in government – IMF

COVID-19: IMF to grant Congo emergency fund to fight health crisis

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will grant an emergency fund to the Congolese government to fight against the health crisis linked to the coronavirus...
DRC’s future depends on that of Africa, says MONUSCO

900 prisoners escape in jail-break in eastern Congo

The mayor of eastern Congolese city of Beni on Tuesday said 900 prisoners had escaped from jail, including members of an Islamist...
DRC’s future depends on that of Africa, says MONUSCO

15 killed in Congo floods

Officials say 15 people were killed after torrential rains in eastern Congo. “We are recording enormous damage; practically it is a disaster. We have just...
DRC’s future depends on that of Africa, says MONUSCO

DRC commends Russia for help in fighting COVID-19, Ebola, seeks larger...

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) greatly appreciates the help Russia provided it during both the coronavirus and Ebola outbreaks, Joseph Mukombo, economic...
DRC’s future depends on that of Africa, says MONUSCO

Suspected Islamist militants kill 13 in eastern Congo villages

Suspected Islamist militants killed 13 people during raids on two villages in eastern Congo, the army and a village chief said, the latest in...
13 die in Congo boat accident

13 die in Congo boat accident

At least 13 people have died in a boat accident on the waters of Lake Albert in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The incident occurred...
Ebola

WHO confirms 7 fresh cases of Ebola in DRC

The World Health Organisation (WHO), Regional Office for Africa, has confirmed seven new cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Democratic Republic of Congo...
12 killed by unidentified armed group in Congo

12 killed by unidentified armed group in Congo

Seventeen people, including 12 rangers from Virunga National Park, died in an armed attack by an unidentified armed group in the Democratic Republic of...
Flood destroys 110 houses in Zamfara

At least 24 killed in Congo flooding, thousands displaced

Heavy flooding killed 24 people and displaced tens of thousands in the Democratic Republic of Congo, an official said on Saturday. A further 45 people...

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