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Feb 10, 2019
Latest Ebola outbreak in Congo kills over 500; govt says new vaccination programme saved ‘thousands’More than 500 people have died from the latest outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, but a vaccination programme has prevented thousands more deaths, the country's health minister told AFP.
Aug 21, 2018
Ebola deaths in Democratic Republic of the Congo rise to 55; 1,609 people feared to have contracted virusBeni's mayor Jean Edmond Nyonyi Masumbuko Bwanakawa announced that the government had decided to make treatment free in Beni, Mabalako-Mangina and Oicha for three months.
May 29, 2018
International friendlies: World-Cup bound Nigeria show promise, but held at home to DR CongoWorld Cup-bound Nigeria showed early promise but were held to a 1-1 friendly draw by DR Congo at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt on Monday
May 07, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: Nigeria hopeful of midfielder Wilfred Ndidi's return from injury before mega eventWilfred Ndidi, 21, is nursing a hamstring injury and is expected to be out of action for several weeks.
Mar 03, 2018
Ethnic violence erupts in DR Congo's Ituri province; 49 people killed in fresh overnight unrest, say officialsAt least 49 people were killed in a fresh outbreak of ethnic violence overnight in the Democratic Republic of Congo's troubled Ituri province
Dec 31, 2017
Congo launches violent crackdown on anti-president protests; one killed, several injuredCongolese security forces shot dead a man and injured several others Sunday in a bloody crackdown on Catholic worshippers who gathered at churches across the country to demand president Joseph Kabila leave power
Dec 09, 2017
Fifteen UN peacekeepers killed in DR Congo: Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says attack constitutes war crimeAt least 15 United Nations peacekeepers were killed in the restive Democratic Republic of Congo, officials said on Friday
Sep 30, 2017
DR Congo military plane crashes in Kinshasa, upto 30 people feared deadA military transport plane belonging to the Congolese Army crashed near Kinshasa on Saturday, killing "several dozens" people, military and airport sources told AFP.
Jul 17, 2017
Congo boat tragedy: 27 dead, 54 injured as officials blame drunk driver and overcrowdingAt least 27 people have perished and 54 are missing after an overcrowded boat sank in a river in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a local official said
Jun 25, 2017
Pakistan blaze kills 140: Here are the world's worst oil tanker fires in the past decadeHere are the most serious fire incidents around the world over the past decade.