Mass rape of women prisoners during DR Congo jail riot
More than 20 women prisoners were raped after a riot broke out in a jail in the southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo in September, investigators said Tuesday.
DR Congo announces end of latest Ebola epidemic
The Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday declared the end of the country's latest Ebola epidemic, after the outbreak killed 55 people over the past five months.
Around 50 feared dead in DR Congo mine collapse
About 50 people are feared dead after a gold mine collapsed in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo following torrential rain, local authorities said Saturday.
Ex-Congo president Lissouba dies at 88
Former Congolese president Pascal Lissouba, who in 1992 won his country's first multi-party presidential elections, died in France on Monday at the age of 88, his party told AFP.
Soldier in eastern DR Congo shoots dead at least 13 civilians
A drunken soldier in the Democratic Republic of Congo's troubled east opened fire on passers-by, killing at least 13 people...
Drunk soldier in eastern DR Congo shoots dead at least 12 civilians
A drunken soldier in DR Congo's troubled east opened fire on passers-by, killing at least 12 people including a two-year-old girl, and sparking angry protests, sources said Friday.
Militia ambush kills 11 in DR Congo's troubled Ituri region
Eleven people including military, police and an administrative official were killed Saturday in an ambush attributed to a local militia...
Belgian king expresses 'deepest regrets' over DR Congo colonial past
Belgium's King Philippe expressed his "deepest regrets" for the harm done during Belgian colonial rule in DR Congo, in a first for his country.