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Uganda arrested 60 Rwandese, Congolese nationals over illegal entry

Ugandan police on Tuesday said it has arrested 60 Rwandan and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) nationals over illegal entry into the east African...
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Uganda grapples with refugee crisis amid COVID-19 pandemic

As the world marks World Refugee Day on Saturday, thousands of Congolese are stranded at the Ugandan border seeking to enter the East...

Kembo The Exiled Congolese

Gabriel Mencoln Kembo, shares an interesting story about how he was victimized and forced into exile from his native Congo, but was able to...

AC Refuses Congolese NGO’s Application

The African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights has unanimously, thrown out the Advisory Opinion request by L’Association Africaine de Défense des Droits de...

Ghana’s Dreams for 2018 World Cup Revived

The Black Stars of Ghana put up a spirited performance against the Red Devils of Congo to record a 1-5 score line in the...

Seeking justice as Congolese warlord surrenders

This week the warlord Gédéon Kyungu Mutanga surrendered in southern Democratic Republic of Congo with about 100 of his fighters. Instead of arresting him,...

Rumba king papa wemba remains sent back to DR Congo

The legendary African music star died on Sunday at the age of 66 after collapsing on stage during a music festival in Ivory Coast. His...
Gregoire Ahongbonon of Benin, winner of the Daily Trust 2015 Award

Gregoire Ahongbonon wins Daily Trust Award

The Daily Trust Award conceived the ‘African of the year award’ in 2008 with the motive of identifying and recognising ordinary Africans, doing extraordinary...

Juliet Bawuah tie knot with Africanews

Bawuah who until October was with local television network TV3, has joined the network which goes live in December. Some 40 African professionals, including Bawuah...

DRC Extols Opening of Sicomines Copper

It is estimated that the mine contains deposits of approximately 10 million tonnes of copper and 6 million of cobalt deposits, positioning it to...

Congolese opposition suspends campaign against president’s 3rd-term bid

A constitutional change to allow President Denis Sassou N'guesso to run for a third term was approved in a referendum held on Oct. 25...

Kofi Abanga ready to join Saint Eloi Lupopo of Congo in a 2-year deal

Kofi Abanga Hearts midfielder Kofi Abanga is reported to be closing in on a move to Congolese side Saint Eloi Lupopo. Abanga, 27, is currently...

Congolese refugees in Rwanda commemorate massacres

Congolese refugees in Rwanda Wednesday commemorated the 12th anniversary of killing of their Tutsi relatives massacred by Rwanda's Interahamwe militia between 1996 and 2004....

Zuma’s appeals to end xenophobic attacks lands on deaf ears

by Martin Williams Despite appeals by South African President Jacob Zuma and other political leaders for calm, violence against foreigners continued in parts of...
Refugees line up to get food rations in Kigeme camp on monday. (JP. Bucyensenge)

UN food agency to give cash to Congolese refugee

Refugees have been living off monthly food rations, comprising mainly beans, maize, cooking oil and salt provided by the World Food Programme (WFP). But the...
Members of the delegation with workers at Gifurwe Wolfram Mining Company look at the minerals as they get out of the tunnel on Tuesday. (Emmanuel Ntirenganya)

Congo learns from Rwandan’s mining sector

The officials comprising 11 members from various organs including representatives of mining cooperatives, mineral negotiators, and local surveillance and monitoring committees for good governance...
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God will take TB Joshua – Says a prophet

A Congolese prophet, Jean-Claude Kibondzi has warned of more suffering to befall Pastor T.B. Joshua & the Synagogue, Church of All Nations. Kibondzi, who claims...

Germain Katanga Jailed 12 Years in Prison For War Crimes

Germain Katanga at the hearing held on 23 May 2014 at the seat of the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo:...

Boat Capsizes on Lake Albert Western of Uganda

Ugandan fishermen in their pirogues search for victims of a boat which capsized on Lake Albert. The boat was carrying Congolese refugees who...
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Messie Jessie will be handling Medeama and Panthers game

Congolese officials will take charge of Medeama game against Panthers By Patrick Akoto Congolese referee Messie Jessie Oved will take charge of Medeama?s CAF...
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Congolese Currency Trafficker Arrested With Over $240,000

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has uncovered a currency trafficking syndicate with the seizure of two hundred and forty thousand ($240,000) United...

Innoss B Ways Of Change With Music For His Home Country

In spite of the war in Eastern Congo, 16 year old Innoss B is using music to inspire the youth and the people in...

Melodie D?Amour Releases ?Party Hot? video

Born in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Melodie D?am , is a Congolese pop (Afrobeat) singer. Melodie, who moved to the United States at the...

No?lla Coursaris Musunka Joins Menaye Donkor As Ambassador For AFWL 2013

Africa Fashion Week London (AFWL) organisers are delighted to welcome model and philantrophist No?lla Coursaris Musunka who joins fellow ambassador, Ghanaian model and philanthropist Menaye Donkor...

About 200 Mass Rape Of Women And Girls In Congo ? UN Report

Villagers fleeing their homes in Sake, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)?s North Kivu province, after fighting erupted between FARDC Government...

Daniel Nii Adjei insists the Congolese Super League cannot match Ghana’s League.

Daniel Nii Adjei in an aerial challenge in the Congolese league feels the standard of the league is low Former Asante Kotoko midfielder...

ICC sets 23 September for confirming charges of Bosco Ntaganda

Bosco Ntaganda during his initial appearance before the International Criminal Court in March 2013. Photo: ICC-CPI The International Criminal Court (ICC) set 23 September...

Bosco Ntaganda in custody of ICC

ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda. Photo: ICC-CPI The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has welcomed the news of the transfer of Congolese warlord...

Congolese Rachel Mwanza Gets Her Visa To Attend The Academy Awards

The teenage star of an Oscar-nominated film about child soldiers in Africa has been granted a visa that will enable her to attend the...

UN: 20 Metric Tons Of Emergency Food Expected For Displaced Congolese.

Displaced by fighting, these women queue up for food vouchers in the village of Minova, in Eastern DRC. Photo: WFP/Martin Penner 15 February 2013...