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Dark side of the mine: journalist unearths human cost of smartphones in DRC

11 hours ago | Congo

War correspondent Karim Ben Khelifa has created a virtual reality app that takes users to the Democratic Republic of Con ...

11 hours ago | Congo

A week after the Central African Republic's president surprised observers by calling a unilateral ceasefire, experts and ...

Oct 18, 2021 | Congo

A veteran gorilla descended from a celebrated forebear immortalised on a banknote has been found dead near a national pa ...

Oct 18, 2021 | Congo

Residents are trying to rebuild their homes and communities five months after the deadly volcanic eruption in eastern DR ...

Oct 13, 2021 | Congo

The Republic of Congo on Wednesday announced a 45-day ban on weddings, a move that it said would help to stem the spread ...

Oct 13, 2021 | Congo

Seven miners have died and five are missing after a makeshift goldmine collapsed in eastern DR Congo's South Kivu provin ...

Oct 13, 2021 | Congo

Cattle farmers in eastern DR Congo prize their fine long-horned animals -- sturdy beasts which once gave their region th ...

Oct 13, 2021 | Congo

Roger Muhindo is proud of his chocolate factory -- an emblem of entrepreneurial courage in one of the world's most troub ...

Oct 11, 2021 | Congo

For more than 40 years Julienne Lusenge has been working tirelessly to help victims of wartime sexual violence in the De ...

Oct 9, 2021 | Congo

Over 100 people are dead or missing after nine interlocked canoes sank this week in the Democratic Republic of Congo, of ...

Oct 9, 2021 | Congo

One Ebola case has been recorded in the Democratic Republic of Congo, five months after the latest epidemic of the disea ...

Oct 1, 2021 | Congo

For the hardworking fishermen of Kalemie, Democratic Republic of Congo, their quest to create a viable commercial indust ...

Sep 29, 2021 | Congo

Summary killings in the troubled east of DR Congo surged last month, driven by rebel groups but also the armed forces, t ...

Sep 28, 2021 | Congo

World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus apologised on Tuesday on what he called a dark day for the ...

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