At least 27 people were killed, including some on the ground, when a small plane crashed into a densely populated neighborhood in the city of Goma in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Sunday, a rescue official said.
1 year, 4 months ago
Temps difficiles pour le président congolais Denis Sassou Nguesso. Sa fille et son gendre, Julienne Nguesso et Guy Johnson, ont été mis en examen par la justice française. Ils sont soupçonnés d’avoir blanchi et détourné plusieurs dizaines de millions d’euros des fonds publics congolais.
3 years, 9 months ago
A former vice president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Jean-Pierre Bemba, was sentenced on Tuesday to 18 years in prison for crimes against humanity and war crimes committed by militiamen under his command during a four-month rampage of looting, rape and murder in the Central African Republic.
4 years, 10 months ago
Establish special economic zones in the Congo. This is the objective of Mauritius and the Congolese government. It is in this context that the Board of Investment (BOI) and the Ministry for the Presidency of the Republic for Special Economic Zones of the Republic of Congo have signed on Thursday a memorandum of understanding at the hotel Labourdonnais in Port Louis.
7 years, 4 months ago