News Briefs

News Briefs 23 June 2017

Democratic Republic of Congo Catholic Church slams ‘killings and plundering’ by security forces in Kasai The Catholic Church has condemned the “killings and plundering” allegedly committed by security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)’s restive Kasaï-Central province. Kasaï, … Continue reading

News Briefs 02 June 2017

Democratic Republic of Congo The voters of the Democratic Republic of Congo should have gone to the polls last November to choose their new head of state. Instead, presidential and parliamentary elections were not organized, and shortly afterward, on December … Continue reading

News Briefs: 19 May 2017

Democratic Republic of Congo Bob Dole signs contract to help Democratic Republic of Congo’s president cozy up to Trump Joseph Kabila is in a tight spot. After the president of the Democratic Republic of Congo cancelled elections, his sub-Saharan nation … Continue reading