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Heavily armed militia and poachers are a threat to wildlife populations in the Garamba-Bili-Chinko (GBC) region in Central Africa. The militias are decimating African wildlife in the 75,593 square kilometre region straddling northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo and southeastern Central...
Bunia, DR Congo | A US journalist kidnapped last week by a militia group in DR Congo was found safe early Sunday, officials said, as another source said five people had been killed in clashes. Lisa Dupuy and 11 wardens...
In a bid to find a lasting solution to the political problems in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the United Nations (UN) is looking at, among others, the sources from which the different rebel groups in Congo derive...
Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi died Wednesday, aged 84, in Belgium amid talks to end the country's political crisis in Kinshasa. "President Tshisekedi died today... in Brussels," Bruno Tshibala, an official from his Union for Democracy and Social Progress (UDPS)...
Opposition figures in DR Congo gathered Thursday to commemorate the anniversary of the death of their historic leader, in a ceremony that underscored the country's deep political rift. A crowd packed Kinshasa cathedral for a mass for Etienne Tshisekedi, whose...
Pan-Africa housing development financier, Shelter Afrique has received USD2.5 million in additional capital subscription from the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC post the 40th AGM held in Yaounde Cameroon on the 24th June 2021. The Additional stake...
GOMA, DR Congo — The Democratic Republic of Congo’s Virunga National Park has announced the birth of a male gorilla, the first baby this year. The park authorities announced this great news to the world. The mountain gorillas have been...
Deo Bakulu has been washing his hands every chance he gets since Ebola reached eastern Democratic Republic of Congo’s main city of Goma last month. But the washing station set up by local authorities near his home is only open...

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