Advertisement

Congo

  • Images

    Bangladesh female police peacekeepers to guard Congo airport

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09pm on October 02, 2020

    The female peacekeepers of the Bangladesh police have been given the responsibility of guarding the Mancuso Airport in DR Congo run by the UN Peacekeeping...

  • Images

    50 feared dead in DR Congo mine collapse

    Agence France-Presse . Bukavu | Updated at 12:15am on September 13, 2020

    About 50 people were feared dead after an artisanal gold mine collapsed in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo following torrential rain, a regional governor...

  • Images

    180 policewomen leave for Congo to join UN mission

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on September 13, 2020

    Some 180 members of the only Female Formed Police Unit of Bangladesh Police left for Congo to join the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in...

  • Images

    At least 50 people killed in Congo gold mine collapse

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 01:44pm on September 12, 2020

    At least 50 people were killed after a gold mine collapsed near Kamituga in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo on Friday afternoon,...

  • Images

    58 killed in DR Congo attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Bunia | Updated at 11:36pm on September 11, 2020

    Fifty-eight people have been killed in attacks in a restive province of eastern DR Congo, local officials said on Thursday, blaming a notorious militia. Large...

  • Images

    1,300 civilians killed in DR Congo, over half million flee in months: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 04:16pm on June 05, 2020

    About 1,300 civilians have been killed in conflicts across DR Congo while over half a million people have been displaced by violence in a matter...

  • Images

    At least 27 civilians killed in DR Congo attacks: officials

    Agence France-Presse . Kinshasa | Updated at 02:07pm on May 18, 2020

    At least 27 civilians, including women and children, were killed in two attacks in the troubled northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo, local officials...

  • Images

    Ebola outbreak in Congo still matter of int’l concern: WHO

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 05:17pm on April 15, 2020

    The World Health Organisation said on Tuesday that it was extending its global emergency designation of the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the...

  • Images

    DRC security forces kill 31 attackers in Lubumbashi

    Agence-France-Presse . DR Congo | Updated at 09:43pm on March 30, 2020

    DR Congo security forces have killed 31 armed assailants in clashes around Lubumbashi, the country’s second-largest city, a human rights group said Sunday, denouncing the...

  • Images

    Congolese music star Mabele dies of coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:27pm on March 21, 2020

    Congolese music legend Aurlus Mabele has died in Paris of the coronavirus, his family and friends said Friday. ‘My father died this morning from the...

Advertisement

images