5 killed in offensive on Rwandan warlord

A total of five people were killed in the offensive that eliminated a Rwandan Hutu rebel leader in Democratic Republic of Congo who was wanted by the International Criminal Court … Read More

DR Congo Ebola outbreak declared global health emergency

The World Health Organization has declared the Ebola crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo a “public health emergency of international concern”. Attempts to tackle the disease have included screening … Read More

‘Terminator’ found guilty of DR Congo war crimes

A former Congolese rebel leader has been found guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Bosco Ntaganda was convicted of leading a brutal campaign in eastern DR Congo Fighters … Read More

Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary: Kabila’s choice for DR Congo president

President Joseph Kabila’s preferred successor, Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, has a fearsome reputation in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary The question is whether Mr Shadary can convert that … Read More