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Accidents are a frequent hazard on the DRC's rivers and lakes, due to decrepit boats, overloading, lack of safety equipment and the fact that few Congolese know how to swim.  By MIGUEL MEDINA (AFP/File)

50 dead in boat accident in northwest DR Congo

Friday, May 25, 2018

Fifty people died in a boat accident on a river in remote northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), officials sai ...

Friday, May 25, 2018

Five Congolese soldiers have been killed and thirteen wounded during an army offensive on a Ugandan militia base in east ...

Friday, May 25, 2018

A Catholic priest has been quarantined after being infected with the Ebola virus in the town of Mbandaka in the Democrat ...

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Ten suspected Ugandan militia members have been killed in an army offensive on a rebel base in eastern Democratic Republ ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Three people with Ebola fled a hospital in DR Congo, two of whom died after returning home, Doctors without Borders (MSF ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

A deadly Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has a clear potential to expand , the World Health Organiza ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

In the city of Mbandaka, bushmeat is a cheap, time-honoured form of food -- monkeys, bats, antelopes, crocodiles and o ...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The majority of children who join armed groups in Democratic Republic of Congo increasingly do so voluntarily because ...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

African health authorities said Tuesday they are preparing to send anthropologists to Democratic Republic of Congo to en ...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The death toll from Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has risen to 27, the health ministry said on Tuesday ...

Monday, May 21, 2018

The UN Security Council on Monday urged the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo to lift a blanket ban on demo ...

Monday, May 21, 2018

Twenty people have been killed in a flareup of violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), including a fresh att ...

Monday, May 21, 2018

The death toll in an outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) rose to 26 on Monday after a person die ...

Monday, May 21, 2018

The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to 26 after a person died in the no ...

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Three new Ebola cases have been confirmed in the Democratic Republic of Congo's sprawling northwest taking the number of ...

Friday, May 18, 2018

The Democratic Republic of Congo joined with world agencies and neighbouring countries on Friday in boosting the respons ...

Friday, May 18, 2018

People in Mbandaka in northwest Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) were fearful and angry Friday after an Ebola outbreak ...

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