Gulf Times - Kinshasa
One dead as DR Congo police break up banned marches

One dead as DR Congo police break up banned marches

Police on Sunday dispersed hundreds of anti-government marchers in Kinshasa and a protester was shot dead in the eastern city of Goma

WHO chief heads to DR Congo over latest Ebola outbreak

WHO chief heads to DR Congo over latest Ebola outbreak

The head of the World Health Organisation was due in DR Congo on Saturday to aid preparations for "all scenarios" in combating the latest Ebola outbreak.

Congo security forces kill at least 14 in clashes

Congo security forces kill at least 14 in clashes

The clashes followed an attack by BDK members on Kinshasa's main prison and demonstrations by other members against Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila in Kinshasa, Matadi and Boma.

At least 40 killed in DR Congo anti-Kabila protests

At least 40 killed in DR Congo anti-Kabila protests

At least 40 people have been killed and another 460 arrested in the Democratic Republic of Congo this week during protests against President Joseph Kabila's refusal to leave office, the UN said on Friday.

Sporadic gunfire in Kinshasa after 26 killed in protests

Sporadic gunfire in Kinshasa after 26 killed in protests

Sporadic gunfire echoed across Democratic Republic of Congo's capital on Wednesday, the day after security forces killed at least 26 protesters demanding President Joseph Kabila step down after his mandate as elected leader expired.

17 killed, including 3 police, in Kinshasa clashes

17 killed, including 3 police, in Kinshasa clashes

At least 17 people were killed on Monday when heavy clashes erupted in Kinshasa ahead of an opposition rally, a Congolese minister said, calling the toll "provisional".

Thousands queue in Congo for emergency yellow fever vaccinations

Thousands queue in Congo for emergency yellow fever vaccinations

Thousands of people in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa queued up on Wednesday for emergency yellow fever vaccinations aimed at limiting one of the worst outbreaks ...