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08:01
08:01

Regional Bodies Urge DRC Parties to Resume Political Talks african union

The UN, the African Union AU, the European Union EU and the International Organization of La Francophonie IOF released a joint statement warning that the situation in DRC has the potential to undermine the political goodwill that led to the signing of the agreement in December.
14:46
14:46

Excessive Force Used to Quell Protests in DRC- Probe congo crisis

At least 38 of the dead were shot, others died after being burnt, stabbed, beaten or attacked with machetes. The dead included seven women and two children, one of them a five-year-old girl who was shot in the back.
18:15
18:15

UN, AU Appeal for Restraint in DR Congo joseph kabila 1 Top story

The joint appeal was made by the African Union AU, the United Nations UN, the European Union EU, in a statement issued Saturday. The international bodies were joined by the 57 member International Organization of the worlds French-speaking countries also known as La Francophonie OIF.
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Museveni, Kabila Discuss Regional Security adf rebels 1

Regional security and trade are among the issues on the table as President Yoweri Museveni meets Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
09:27
09:27

M23, Congo Govt Agree To Peace Deal congo government 2 Top story

In the peace declaration as it is now called, M23 and the Congolese government agreed to the eleven clauses of the negotiations without changing them. They include the transformation of M23 into a political party and dissolution of the armed force, amnesty for the rebels on charges of war and insurgency, a transitional security arrangement for the rebels to be disarmed, the release of the rebels under government detention among others.
12:19
12:19

DRC MP Held For Allegedly Abusing President Kabila 1

Muhindo Nzangi, the MP for Lubero area in North Kivu Province, appeared on Monday before the Congolese Supreme Court of Justice, where he was charged with insulting President Kabila. It is alleged that while appearing on Radio Kivu in Goma city on Sunday, Nzangi made utterances which were prejudicial to the internal and external security of the state.
13:59
13:59

Museveni Asks M23 Rebels To List Members Killed By DRC Govt m23 rebel movement 1

President Yoweri Museveni has asked leaders of the M23 rebel movement from the Democratic Republic of Congo to produce a list of members it claims were killed by the Joseph Kabila government.
12:24
12:24

M23: We Are Staying in Goma m23 rebels

As regional leaders issued a statement in Kampala ordering the rebels to withdraw from Goma immediately, the M23 started what they called an advance on the South Kivu’s main town of Bukavu. They captured Sake, a small town located 27km west of Goma on the Goma-Bukavu road. They were reported to be preparing to head south to Bukavu, which is about 230km from Goma.
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Kabila Rushes to Kampala as M23 Take Goma drc conflict

President Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is in Kampala for crisis talks with President Yoweri Museveni over the fast-changing and volatile situation in North Kivu province.
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