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A girl cries as she receives a measles vaccine.

Hundred children die in DR Congo measles outbreak

15 February 2019, 2:28 PM

More than a hundred children in Democratic Republic of Congo have died of measles since the start of the year, an outbreak that has added to deadly epidemics of cholera and Ebola, the UN said on Wednesday.

Uganda Flag

Uganda seizes ivory, pangolin scales worth millions of dollars

2 February 2019, 11:44 AM

Uganda seized a contraband shipment of ivory and pangolin scales it said was the largest the country had ever taken, with a market value estimated at more than $8 million.

Aid worker

Public mistrust after Congo election raises Ebola epidemic anxiety

15 January 2019, 6:02 AM

Global health teams battling the world’s second largest Ebola epidemic in Democratic Republic of Congo fear an election dispute may deepen public mistrust and allow the epidemic to run out of control.

Congo should recount presidential election vote : SADC

13 January 2019, 6:45 PM

Democratic Republic of Congo should recount the votes of its contested presidential election that the runner-up says was rigged, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) said on Sunday.

Felix Tshisekedi

DR Congo: Giant weakened by violence and poverty

10 January 2019, 6:26 AM

Africa’s second largest country, the Democratic Republic of Congo is rich in raw materials and minerals but cursed by deadly violence, insurgencies, graft and poverty.



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