Democratic Republic Of The Congo News

New Ebola case in eastern DR Congo, first in 23 days

, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Feb 23 – A new case of Ebola has been confirmed in eastern Democratic Republic Of The Congo in an area where authorities believed the epidemic had been brought under control after 23 days without any fresh infections.

Capital News , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

MATHIU: Institutions the cure for disease of presidents who rule

He has soldiers in the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, ostensibly to hunt for rebels, and Central African Republic, ‘hunting’ for Joseph Kony (Uganda’s version of the Bogeyman), and in South Sudan, either helping Salva Kiir to resist Riek Machar’s attempt at ousting him or playing other power games.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

US Congressman Chris Smith Blames Election Postponement On Buhari And His Allies

The State Department must use all tools at its disposal, including visa denial and sanctioning authority, to hold accountable those who undermine democracy and foment sectarian and ethnic violence.” Commenting further on the role of the State Department, he asked Secretary Pompeo to conduct an internal investigation into why a handful of State Department officials had apparently pushed for a statement last month “welcoming” the results of a fraudulent election in the Democratic Republic Of The Congo (DRC), defying a reported interagency consensus that had sought accountability and transparency.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

Quiet AU lobbying paid off for Lindiwe Sisulu

Among those countries that are yet to sign up are Zimbabwe, Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Madagascar, South Sudan, Seychelles, Comores, Guinea Bissau and Morocco.

IOL , South Africa Feb 17, 2019

Ebola symptoms: WHO scales up efforts to contain Lassa fever outbreak in West Africa

The concerns mirror that of the Ebola crisis in the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, which has killed 517 people to date.

The Star , Kenya Feb 16, 2019

Women 'are forced to have sex in return for Ebola jabs' in DRC

Women are being forced to have sex in return for Ebola vaccinations in the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, it has been claimed.

The Star , Kenya Feb 13, 2019

Ebola death toll tops 500 in DRC with nearly 100 children killed

Ebola has now killed more than 500 people in the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, including almost 100 children, according to the latest figures.

The Star , Kenya Feb 12, 2019

Un re-elects Nigeria as Peacekeeping Committee chair

These include in countries like the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Mali, Central African Republic and Lebanon, among others.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 12, 2019

Nigeria re-elected UN Peacekeeping Committee chair

These include in countries like the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Mali, Central African Republic and Lebanon, among others.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 12, 2019

Is African Union fulfilling its mandate?

In December 2018, when election results were disputed in the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, the AU was caught flat-footed.

Al Jazeera , Africa Feb 10, 2019