Tue, 31 Mar 2020 14:51:00 GMT
Congo's Ex-President Dies of Covid-19
[Premium Times] The family of a former President of the Republic of Congo, Jacques Yhombi-Opango, has confirmed his death from the Coronavirus disease on Monday, in a Paris hospital.

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 06:47:26 GMT
Govt Evacuates Stranded NCDC Staff From Congo Brazzaville
[This Day] The federal government has evacuated stranded staff of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) from Republic of Congo.

Mon, 23 Mar 2020 09:05:01 GMT
Angola and Congo Delimit Maritime Border in 2022
[ANGOP] Cabinda -The Interministerial Commission for the Delimitation and Demarcation of the Maritime Border between Angola and Congo (Brazzaville) on Friday established the year 2022 for the definition of the maritime border between the two countrie...

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 09:01:51 GMT
DR Congo to Delay Construction of Link Bridge to Brazzaville
[East African] Kinshasa,


Wed, 08 Apr 2020 07:24:03 GMT
Coronavirus Concerns and Relapse Risks As Ebola Epidemic Draws to a Close
[The New Humanitarian] Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo -'The Ebola epidemic is ending...but systems we have established allow us to address coronavirus.'

Wed, 08 Apr 2020 05:43:09 GMT
Delivery in an Ebola Treatment Centre
[WHO] Beni -In Beni General Hospital in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the neonatal ward is full beyond capacity. A row of young women sits on benches outside, proudly holding their newborns. For nurse Espérance Kavira Kavota, t...

Wed, 08 Apr 2020 08:17:48 GMT
COVID-19 - Police Arrest 36 Citizens At Angola/DRC Border
[ANGOP] Dundo -Thirty-six citizens of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), who were seeking to enter Angola, were frustrated on Monday, by the Border Control Police, in the north-eastern Lunda Norte Province, as a measure to prevent community circ...

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 09:14:01 GMT
Convicted Warlord Escapes - Again
[HRW] A week ago, President Felix Tshisekedi of the Democratic Republic of Congo gave the order to arrest a notorious warlord responsible for atrocities in the southern region of Katanga. Two days earlier, Gédéon Kyungu had escaped from house arres...

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 07:20:19 GMT
Fresh From Battling Ebola, the Country Now Faces Highest COVID-19 Death Rate
[East African] The rising death rate from Covid-19 in the Democratic Republic of Congo is worrying medics as the country is just emerging from an Ebola outbreak.