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.
DR Congo declares end to Ebola epidemic in east
DR Congo's government on Thursday officially declared an end to an Ebola epidemic that broke out in the east of the troubled country in August 2018 and went on to claim 2,277 lives.
DR Congo reports fresh Ebola outbreak
DR Congo on Monday reported a fresh Ebola outbreak in the country's northwest, just weeks before it hoped to declare the end of another epidemic in the east.
Top aide to DR Congo president goes on trial for corruption
The powerful top aide to DR Congo's President Felix Tshisekedi goes on trial for corruption on Monday in a case without precedent in the vast African country
DR Congo reports 41 virus cases in overcrowded jail
At least 41 coronavirus cases have been recorded in an overcrowded military prison outside DR Congo's capital Kinshasa, health authorities said Friday.
WHO emergency committee meets on Ebola after new DR Congo case
The WHO said its emergency committee would meet Tuesday to discuss whether the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo still constitutes an international health emergency, after fresh cases were detected.
Second Ebola death in DR Congo ahead of hoped-for deadline
A second death from Ebola has been recorded in eastern DR Congo in the final days before a deadline, now scrapped, in which health authorities hoped to declare an end