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Congolese opposition leader home after years in exile

Congolese opposition leader Moise Katumbi returned home from three years in exile, one of the indicted politicians cleared under the administration of new President...

“Political games” hamper DR Congo Ebola effort

Attempts to end the second worst Ebola outbreak on record are hampered by “political games” and distrust of outsiders in two Democratic Republic of...

UN killing suspect recaptured in DR Congo

Congolese authorities recaptured one of two escaped prisoners on trial for killing two UN investigators andthe second suspect narrowly eluded arrest, a senior military...

DR Congo Ebola deaths top thousand

The death toll from an Ebola outbreak in DR Congo rose above 1,000 on Friday, with attacks on treatment centres hampering efforts to control...

Ebola situation worsens in DR Congo

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Strengthening security and the Ebola response effort is essential to contain the growing outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), UN health...

DR Congo drops mercenary investigation

DR Congolese prosecutors dropped an investigation into allegations opposition leader Moise Katumbi hired mercenaries, a document showed, opening the door for his return home...

Ebola workers threaten to strike

Health workers in an epicentre of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola outbreak threatened to go on strike if authorities don’t do more to...

Katumbi fraud conviction set aside

An appeals court overturned the conviction of exiled Congolese opposition leader Moise Katumbi for real estate fraud, ruling the trial court was pressured by...

Senior WHO official killed in DR Congo

Heavily armed militiamen attacked a hospital treating Ebola patients in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, killing a senior World Health Organisation (WHO) epidemiologist and...

MONUSCO mandate extended

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The UN Security Council extended the mandate of the world body’s largest peacekeeping and peace support mission – MONUSCO – in the Democratic Republic...

Lessons learnt from latest Op Copper deployment

The most recent Operation Copper deployment in the Mozambique Channel, in addition to providing valuable "on-the-job" training for both sailors and airmen,...