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President Kabila Downplays DRC Crisis

Lusaka: DEMOCRATIC Republic of Congo (DRC) President, Joseph Kabila has downplayed the crisis in his country, saying “tell me of any country that has...

African Immigrants Die In Libya Truck Accident

Tripoli: At least 19 people are dead after a truck packed with African migrants crashed south of Tripoli, Libya. A truck packed with African migrants...

Will Zimbabwe Allow Diaspora Vote?

Harare - Zimbabwe's Constitutional Court will on Wednesday hear an application filed by three Zimbabweans challenging some restrictive provisions of the Electoral Act, which...

U.S $10 Million Released to Help Displaced Ethiopians

Addis Ababa: EMERGENCY Relief Coordinator and Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Mark Lowcock has released US$10 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to urgently...

Over 14, 000 People Flee DRC

 Intensifying conflict and violence have driven more than 14,000 people, the large majority of them women and children, from their homes in the Democratic...

Millions of Children Denied Free Secondary Education – HRW

(Dakar) – The slow growth of free secondary education for all is jeopardizing the futures of millions of children globally, Human Rights Watch said today, in...

Amnesty International Calls for Probe Into DRC Crackdown on Protesters

Kinshasa: Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) must promptly and thoroughly investigate and hold to account those suspected to be responsible for...

Kabila-Must-Go Protesters Killed in DR Congo

Kinshasa:  UNITED Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has condemned the killing of five protesters in the Democratic of Congo (DRC) on Saturday demanding that...

Israel: 40 000 Africans Face Deportation or Indefinite Prison

TEL AVIV - Togod Omar was an activist in Sudan for five years, speaking out on democracy and labour issues, until his activities were brought...

DR Congo Crisis Reaches Boiling Point, UN Warns

KINSHASA: THE United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has issued a red alert over the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) owing to the continued deterioration...