Jan 12, 2021 · It was a routine patrol around 7:30 a.m. on Sunday when six rangers working at Virunga National Park in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo were ambushed by a local militia group. The attack
Apr 09, 2011 · Democratic Republic of the Congo. This article is more than 9 years old. The Belgian colonists were famous for cutting off hands and feet, still a common rebel tactic DR Congo records first Ebola death in three months World Feb 08, 2021 · The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Sunday announced a death in a new Ebola virus case, the health ministry said, three months after ending the previous outbreak. We have another episode of the Ebola virus in the eastern city Butembo of North Kivu province, Health Minister Eteni Longondo said, according to AFP news agency.
Feb 08, 2021 · The Democratic Republic of Congo is Africas top producer of copper and the worlds leading miner of cobalt. The country has suffered Democratic Republic of Congo:10 things to know CNN (CNN) If the Democratic Republic of Congo conjures images of dripping jungles inhabited by gorillas, warlords and the ebola virus, you're getting only a tiny part of the picture.
History. The country that began as a kings private domain (the Congo Free State), evolved into a colony (the Belgian Congo), became independent in 1960 (as the Republic of the Congo), and later underwent several name changes (to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, then to Zaire, and back again to the Democratic Republic of the Congo) is the product of a complex Female genital mutilation:Democratic Republic of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, France Country-specific information on the current state of national legislation dealing directly or indirectly with the issue of female genital mutulation reproduces the contents of the official communications received to date from national
In the Congo Basin, annual losses in revenues and assets due to illegal logging is significant, with yearly losses estimated at US$5.3 million in Cameroon; in the Republic of Congo, US$4.2 million; and in Gabon, $10.1 million. Mass measles vaccination campaign begins in Ebola-hit DR Jul 11, 2019 · Amid what global Vaccine Alliance Gavi is calling an unprecedented combination of epidemics, the UN and partners are supporting the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congos major new immunization campaign against cholera which began on Monday, targeting more than 800,000.
Jan 16, 2021 · The number of people fleeing violence in the Central African Republic has doubled in just a week to nearly 60,000, the UN refugee agency said on Friday, as post-electoral violence intensifies. New Ebola case detected in eastern Congo, health ministry Feb 07, 2021 · A new case of the Ebola virus has been detected near the city of Butembo in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the health ministry said in a statement on Sunday.
Jan 27, 2020 · Republic of Congos public debt could exceed $12.5 billion, adding over a third to estimates released by the IMF in July 2019 when it awarded the country its fourth multi-million dollar bailout, Global Witness reveals today. South Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo:An endless In the last two years, the unrest in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo has forced thousands of people to flee their homes. Many have found refuge on the other side of the border between North and South Kivu, where they share limited resources and land with equally vulnerable communities.
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) contains more than half of the remaining Congo Basin rainforest, the second-largest tropical forest on Earth. These forests are increasingly threatened by slash-and-burn agriculture and logging for timber, charcoal and fuelwood. Tshisekedi names Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde new DRC Feb 15, 2021 · Congolese President Félix Tshisekedi appointed Monday Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde as Prime Minister. Mr. Sama Lukonde Kyenge, 43, was until Monday the General Director of the state mining company
Feb 16, 2021 · Congolese soldiers from the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC) rest in the forest after the army took control of an Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebel camp near the town of WHO works to trace 70+ contacts of new Ebola case in DR Feb 08, 2021 · The head of the World Health Organization said Monday that officials in Democratic Republic of Congo have identified more than 70 contacts of a woman with confirmed Ebola virus who has already died. WHO is supporting local and national authorities to trace them and provide care where needed, said Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus during a
More than 70 percent of the worlds cobalt is produced in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and 15 to 30 percent of the Congolese cobalt is Republic of Congo:10 facts about Emperor Denis Sassou Feb 16, 2021 · From Libya to the Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the current president of the Communauté Economique des États de lAfrique Centrale has had a long career as a conflict mediator. He had his heyday in the 1980s, when he was involved in discussions about Namibias independence and the Cuban withdrawal