Steve Wembi

Steve Wembi

Democratic Republic of Congo

Uncertainty as DRC sets election date to replace Kabila

President Joseph Kabila, who has ruled for 16 years, is unable to seek third term in office under constitution.

Uncertainty as DRC sets election date to replace Kabila

Africa

Why were 39 Burundian refugees shot dead in the DRC?

There are various accounts of Friday's protest, in which a 10-year-old girl was among those killed. Here's what we know.

Why were 39 Burundian refugees shot dead in the DRC?

War & Conflict

Beni, DRC: 'They hacked him and threw him in a pigsty'

The ongoing violence against civilians in eastern DR Congo leaves people terrified and uncertain about their future.

Beni, DRC: 'They hacked him and threw him in a pigsty'