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Africa: Congo

 AFPFabrice Coffrini

Swiss mining giant Glencore to pay $180 million to DRC over graft claims

5 hours ago | Africa: Congo

Glencore said Monday it has agreed to pay $180 million ( 170 million) to the Democratic Republic of Congo to cover corru ...

Dec 4, 2022 | Africa: Congo

Fifty-seven former hostages of a rebel group in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, some young women used as sex slave ...

Dec 4, 2022 | Africa: Congo

Villagers have described being ordered to bury bodies in mass graves after a rebel massacre in the DR Congo's volatile ...

Dec 3, 2022 | Africa: Congo

Amnesty International calls on the Mouvement du 23 Mars (M23) armed group to cease targeting civilians following the ...

Dec 3, 2022 | Africa: Congo

The UN's peacekeeping mission in DR Congo led calls Friday for an investigation after the government said 50 villagers h ...

Dec 1, 2022 | Africa: Congo

The Democratic Republic of Congo's army on Thursday accused M23 insurgents of killing 50 civilians and breaching a five- ...

Dec 1, 2022 | Africa: Congo

Fighting with heavy weapons erupted between government forces and M23 insurgents in eastern DR Congo on Thursday, shakin ...

Nov 30, 2022 | Africa: Congo

A fresh round of EAC-led talks between the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda and armed militia operational in the eas ...

Nov 28, 2022 | Africa: Congo

A ceasefire between government troops and M23 rebels appeared to be holding for a third day on Monday in the Democratic ...

Nov 27, 2022 | Africa: Congo

Forty Burundian rebels have been killed in a joint offensive by the militaries of Democratic Republic of Congo and Burun ...

Nov 27, 2022 | Africa: Congo

The frontlines between government troops and M23 rebels remained calm in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo on ...

Nov 26, 2022 | Africa: Congo

The Democratic Republic of Congo will hold its next presidential polls on December 20, 2023, the country's electoral com ...

Nov 25, 2022 | Africa: Congo

M23 rebels were still fighting and advancing on one front of their offensive in east of the Democratic Republic of Congo ...

Nov 25, 2022 | Africa: Congo

In the chaotic displacement camps near the eastern DR Congo city of Goma, war victims recount brutal stories of rape and ...

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