Thursday Mar 6
Congo-Kinshasa: How Did the DRC Become the ICC's Pandora's Box?
This Friday, Germain Katanga has the ambiguous honour of receiving the third ever judgement from the International Criminal Court .
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Congo-Kinshasa: How President Kabila Is Buying Time
It was a surreal situation at last week's Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa summit in Kinshasa, where several of the continent's most controversial presidents gave Oscar-worthy performances as conscientious heads of state tirelessly dedicated to the development of their countries.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Voice of America
Actor Ben Affleck Testifies Before Congress as an African Expert
Actor and Eastern Congo Initiative Founder Ben Affleck listens to testimony on Capitol Hill in Washington, Feb. 26, 2014, during the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the Congo.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Museveni in Kinshasa for COMESA summit
By Vision reporter President Yoweri Museveni has arrived in the DR Congo capital Kinshasa, for the 17th summit of the COMESA and joins other heads of states and governments to discuss issues affecting the continents development.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Somali president unharmed in attack on palace - U.N. envoy
Somali president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud was unharmed after an attack on the heavily fortified presidential palace in Mogadishu, known as Villa Somalia, the U.N. envoy to the Horn of Africa country said.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Congo security forces scatter attempted rally by Kabila rival
Police in Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday broke up a rally by one of President Joseph Kabila's main political rivals, a move that underscored rising tensions two years ahead of presidential elections.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
DR Congo: UN envoy heads to Kinshasa to promote regional peace accord
Mrs. Robinson, the Secretary-General's Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region has been meeting the past two days with President Joseph Kabila and other Government officials in the DRC on implementation of national commitments to the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework - signed by 11 nations in February 2013.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
After flight to Uganda, M23 rebels still in limbo
Three months after their ignominious military defeat just across the border in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the rebels of the M23 are still waiting to be able to go home.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Congolese warlord Ntaganda to appear before ICC today
Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda, who will appear before the International Criminal Court Monday, is a feared ex-general with a flair for cowboy hats, pencil moustaches and fine dining.
Museveni hails Kabila for flashing out ADF rebels
President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda welcomes his DR Congo counterpart Joseph Kabila on December 2, 2013 before a meeting in Entebbe.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Rights groups oppose new DRC amnesty law
After more than three weeks of debate, lawmakers in the DRC approved the law on Tuesday amid outcry [open letter] from human rights advocates, including Human Rights Watch [advocacy website].