Congo

Congo-Brazzaville

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:52:02 GMT
Kapini Backs Chidzambwa's Warriors
[New Zimbabwe] FORMER Warriors goalkeeper Tapuwa Kapini, has thrown his weight behind coach Sunday Chidzambwa and his squad to get a positive result in their decisive Group B Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier, against Congo Brazzaville, on Marc...

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:34:04 GMT
Nakamba Out of Congo Showdown
[The Herald] Marvelous Nakamba has been ruled out of the Warriors 2019 AFCON qualifier against Congo-Brazzaville on March 24 at the National Sports Stadium after suffering an injury expected to keep him out of the game for four weeks. The midfielder,...

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 10:52:28 GMT
Ex-Minister Gets 20 Years of Forced Labour for Threatening State Security
[RFI] A leading Congolese opposition figure on Wednesday was sentenced to hard labour for threatening state security and illegal possession of arms and ammunition. Andre Okombi Salissa, who in 2016 challenged President Denis Sassou Nguesso for the pr...

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:34:07 GMT
Red Devils Declare War on Warriors Ahead of Afcon Qualifier
[The Herald] Congo Brazzaville's Red Devils are bullish ahead of their showdown with the Warriors and believe they can perform a smash and grab job on the hosts in their final African Cup of Nations Group G qualifier at the National Sports Stadium.

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:41:44 GMT
Congo's Balotelli Woes Give Warriors Big Boost
[The Herald] THE football gods appear to be casting a bright light on the Warriors path, as they battle to make the 2019 AFCON finals, with Congo-Brazzaville's attacking mainstay, Thievy Bifouma, now set to miss the winner-take-all showdown in Harare...

Congo-Kinshasa

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 05:30:35 GMT
Dispute Over Burial Left At Least 535 People Dead - UN Report
[UN] "New waves of violence" could erupt "at any time" in western Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the UN rights office warned on Tuesday, unless the Government acts to ease "tensions and resentment" between the two communities involved.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:10:55 GMT
Bemba Seeks $77m Award From International Criminal Court
[International Justice Monitor] Former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba is seeking ?68.8 million (US$ 77.7 million) in compensation from the International Criminal Court (ICC) over his 10-year detention and alleged mismanagement of his asse...

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:49:37 GMT
The Republic of Congo Starts Vaccinating 2.2 Million Children Against Measles and Rubella
[WHO] BRAZZAVILLE - March 5, 2019. Under the high patronage of the President of the Republic of Congo, His Excellency Denis SASSOU NGUESSO, the Government of Congo launched today a measles and rubella vaccination campaign, which aims to provide prote...

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 05:21:52 GMT
UN Report Details Horrors of Western DR Congo Violence
[OHCHR] A special investigative mission to Yumbi territory in Mai-Ndombe province, in the west of the Democratic Republic of Congo, found that horrific intercommunal attacks carried out between 16 and 18 December 2018 at four locations were planned a...

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 09:14:23 GMT
Rebels Launch Another Bloody Attack On Ebola Clinic
[CAJ News] Kinshasa -A POLICE officer has been killed and some health workers injured after a rebel group attacked an Ebola treatment centre northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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