Militia in eastern DRCongo agrees to stop attacks
An armed group in the eastern DR Congo has agreed to President Felix Tshisekedi's appeal to suspend attacks on its ethnic rivals, the militia and government said Sunday.
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.
Sacked DR Congo general died by 'hanging'
DR Congo's sacked former deputy chief of military intelligence, who was under European Union sanctions, died by hanging, President Felix Tshisekedi said Saturday.
DR Congo leader hopes to eradicate Ebola in his country by December
DR Congo President Felix Tshisekedi on Friday voiced hope that the Ebola epidemic in his country would be stamped out by the end of the year.
12 dead in attacks on DR Congo refugee camps
At least 12 civilians have been killed in renewed violence targeting refugee camps in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, local officials said on Thursday. Three separate attacks in troubled Ituri province overnight Wednesday also left three people wounded and four missing, Abel Alingi, an administrator in Djugu territory, told AFP.
DR Congo unveils new government after seven-month delay
The Democratic Republic of Congo announced a coalition government Monday, seven months after the inauguration of new President Felix Tshisekedi.
How insurgency, selfishness, others impede Africa’s integration, by leaders
African leaders yesterday reviewed developments on the continent, including its under-development, stagnation and an ongoing integration project that already seemed stalked. They therefore concluded that several impediments were in the wheel of progress of the second largest continent in the world. Specifically, the stakeholders spotlighted the integration programme being championed by the African Union and…
Four dead in student protests in DR Congo
Three students and a police officer died in the southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo during weekend clashes at a protest over water and power outages, according to an updated death toll by the presidency on Monday.
Buhari congratulates President Tshisekedi of DRC on election, inauguration
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the newly elected President Felix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on his victory and inauguration.