Tag: Kinshasa

Politics
Blinken in Rwanda on final leg of Africa trip

Blinken in Rwanda on final leg of Africa trip

The US diplomat has sought to woo African nations, which have largely steered clear...

Health
DR Congo drug manufacturing plan sparks safety concerns

DR Congo drug manufacturing plan sparks safety concerns

About 73% of the DRC's population of 90 million lives on under $1.9 a day, according...

Conflicts
DR Congo calls on UK's Johnson to pressure Rwanda over row

DR Congo calls on UK's Johnson to pressure Rwanda over...

It is the latest escalation in the row between the two neighbours which have a decades-long...

Politics
Remains of independence hero Lumumba return to DR Congo

Remains of independence hero Lumumba return to DR Congo

A plane will take Lumumba's last remains - a tooth that ex-colonial power Belgium...

Conflicts
Kenya president urges deployment of regional force in DR Congo

Kenya president urges deployment of regional force in DR...

Weeks of violence have grown into a diplomatic standoff between the DRC and its...

Religion
Pope postpones Africa visit over knee problems

Pope postpones Africa visit over knee problems

"At the request of his doctors, and in order not to jeopardise the results of the...

Development
DRC condemns US police shooting of Expat Patrick Lyoya

DRC condemns US police shooting of Expat Patrick Lyoya

Kinshasa has condemned the shooting by a white US police officer of one of its emigrants...