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Congo opposition leader Badibanga named PM of unity government

Samy Badibanga leads the opposition in parliament. Photo Credit: AFP     Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Samy Badibanga was named prime minister on Thursday, the...

Congolese journalist shot dead at his home

A public television broadcast journalist was shot dead at his home on Monday night in Mbuji-Mayi, in the central province of the Democratic Republic...

21 die, 22 hospitalised in Cameroon after drinking local gin

Twenty-one people have died in Cameroon after consuming a locally produced alcoholic drink that can often be toxic, state radio said. A further 22 people...

Exxon in negotiations with Chad over record $74 billion fine: Bloomberg

An airplane comes in for a landing above an Exxon sign at a gas station in the Chicago suburb of Norridge, Illinois, U.S., October...

Congo leader warns against foreign ‘interference’ in crisis

President Joseph Kabila arrives for a southern and central African leaders' meeting in Luanda, Angola, October 26, 2016. Photo Credit:┬áREUTERS   Congolese President Joseph Kabila warned...

Demand for the abolishment of “death penalty” in Chad heightens among activists

Boko Haram bombed this popular market in N'Djamena last year. Photo Credit: AFP   Civil society groupings in Chad are demanding the abolishment of the death...

Foreign media reeling under new media rules in the DRC

Media Minister Lambert Mende (above) has given firms 30 days to get into line. Photo Credit: AFP Foreign media organizations are reeling under new media...

Japan approves rescue missions for troops in South Sudan

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks during a Reuters Newsmaker conversation in Manhattan, New York, U.S., September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly   Japan on Tuesday approved...

South Sudan aid workers ‘abducted’

More than two million people have fled their homes because of the conflict. Photo Credit: AFP   Twenty aid workers have been abducted in South Sudan's...

Democratic Republic of Congo prime minister resigns

Augustin Matata Ponyo will be replaced by an opposition member. Photo Credit: AFP   Augustin Matata Ponyo said on Monday he had resigned as prime minister...

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