ICC

DRC's Bemba seeks $77m in compensation from ICC

Former rebel leader and popular opposition figure seeks compensation from global court for legal costs, losses.

DRC's Bemba seeks $77m in compensation from ICC

Democratic Republic of the Congo

'It breaks my heart': WHO chief decries raid on DRC Ebola centre

WHO will continue serving the 'vulnerable', Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says during tour of repeatedly raided facility.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

One killed as DRC Ebola treatment centre attacked again

Attack comes on same day as WHO chief is due to visit the centre, located at Butembo in North Kivu province.

DRC: Ebola treatment centre attacked again; one killed

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRC Ebola outbreak response 'failing': MSF

Medical charity raises alarm over 'deepening community distrust' as deadly epidemic continues to claim lives.

'Toxic' atmosphere undermining DRC Ebola outbreak response: MSF

Africa

Ebola outbreak response in DR Congo criticised

Health workers battling Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo are facing 'a climate of deepening community mistrust' nearly seven months after the outbreak began, Doctors Without Borders warns.

Ebola outbreak response in DR Congo criticised

Africa

Ebola defence: South Sudan steps up border checks

Al Jazeera reports from South Sudan's first line of defence against the latest outbreak.

Africa

Two Ebola clinics burned down in DR Congo

Four people with confirmed cases of the highly contagious virus are still missing after fleeing the scene.

Two Ebola clinics burned down in DR Congo

Africa

UN probe unearths DR Congo massacre

A dispute between local tribes in December last year resulted in at least 535 deaths and hundreds of homes burned down in the remote town of Yumbi.

Africa

Police in DR Congo accused of extrajudicial killings

Human Rights Watch says police killed at least 27 people, some of whom were mutilated, during 2018 crackdown on gangs.

Police in DR Congo accused of extrajudicial killings

Opinion

The spectre of Cambridge Analytica still haunts African elections

Funding for social media advertising and manipulation could determine the outcome of Nigeria's February 16 vote.

Nanjala Nyabola

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Nanjala Nyabola

Ebola

Ebola death toll in DR Congo passes 500: Health ministry

While MSF said there has been a surge in cases since January 15, a vaccination programme has also prevented more deaths.

Ebola death toll in DR Congo passes 500: Health ministry

Africa

What you need to know about Africa's refugees

The second largest number of refugees in the world are in sub-Saharan Africa with almost 6.6 million displaced people.

What you need to know about Africa's refugees

Africa

DR Congo elections: Fayulu calls for peaceful resistance

DRC 2018 presidential candidate Martin Fayulu urged supporters to embrace 'peaceful resistance' at a rally in Kinshasa.

Africa

DR Congo Ebola: Over 66,000 vaccinated

World Health Organization says it has managed to control the disease in the concerned areas of DRC.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

UN unearths 50 mass graves in DR Congo

Authorities set to examine graves in western Mai-Ndombe province where hundreds could have been killed.

UN unearths 50 mass graves in Democratic Republic of Congo