Latest News for: Drc congo


DRC pays a total of US$4,203,706.01 to clear its capital arrears due to Shelter Afrique

Business Ghana 18 Jan 2022
 The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has cleared its capital arrears in Shelter Afrique after paying the outstanding amount of USD1,703,826.79, the pan-African housing development financier has disclosed ... housing in Africa, and particularly the DRC.

‘Central African Forests Forever’: Meindert Brouwer’s book looks to solutions

Mongabay 18 Jan 2022
... opportunities to save the Central African — or Congo Basin — rainforest ... In the new edition, released in November 2021, he writes that moving from slash-and-burn to sedentary farming could help save Salonga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) from destruction.

DR Congo arrests suspected killers of Italian ambassador: official 18 Jan 2022
GOMA (DRC), Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Several suspects accused over the death of Luca Attanasio, former Italian ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), were arrested, local authorities said Tuesday.

UNICEF Rwanda Annual Humanitarian Situation Report: 31 December 2021

Reliefweb 18 Jan 2022
In 2021, two EVD outbreaks were declared in the Province of North Kivu, eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), neighbouring Rwanda ... In 2021, Rwanda continued to host tens of thousands of refugees as in the past two decades, mainly from Burundi and DRC.

DRC : 'Bread king' Saleh Assi devises way around US sanctions

Africa Intelligence 18 Jan 2022
The bulk carrier Queen Judi sailing under the flag of Belize had a cargo of 27,500 tonnes of durum wheat when it docked in the DRC port of Matadi, about 150km from the mouth of the Congo River, on 19 ....

NuRAN Announces Receipt of Mandate Letter for Second Senior Credit Facility of up to EUR ...

Eagle-Tribune 18 Jan 2022
The purpose of the Loan Facility is to finance a portion of NuRAN's planned US$30,000,000 of expenditures linked to the installation of network infrastructure roll-out promoted by NuRAN in Cameroon and Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) (the "Project") and follows the ...

Junior Communications and Programme Officer (JPO) to DCA in DR Congo

Reliefweb 17 Jan 2022
DanChurchAid (DCA) is a Danish humanitarian, non-government and non-profit organisation working in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since 2004. DCA has its main office in Goma, North Kivu, and established field offices in various areas of the DRC ... The DRC programme employs 80 national and five international staff.

Copper shortage to hit 6m tons by 2030 threatening energy transitions

Business Day Online 17 Jan 2022
Global demand for copper in the international market will surpass supply by more than 6 million tonnes by 2030, a development that portends a negative effect on energy transition ... However, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) continues to grow as a figurehead in the copper market in Africa as new copper resources are discovered in Kamoa-Kakula ... .

Lakes in the Democratic Republic of Congo are contested spaces. Here's why

MENA FN 16 Jan 2022
(MENAFN - The Conversation) The lakes of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) play a big part in people's lives – socially, politically and economically. But lake fishing communities find ... .

A Past Forever Present: Truth And Reconciliation In Burundi

OWP 16 Jan 2022
UN officials also point out that Rwanda and the DRC (Democratic Republic of the Congo) are harboring insurgents that attack Burundi ... with the Congo’s military, and used Congolese territory as a springboard to launch incursions into Burundi, according to African Arguments.

The ICC's record of failure

The Manila Times 15 Jan 2022
Bosco Ntaganda was a warlord in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). He was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Nov. 7, 2019. He was convicted of committing murders individually and on a large scale ... The killings still go on as we can see in Ethiopia, Yemen, the DRC, Syria, Belarus, Myanmar, Mali, Nigeria and allegedly, the Philippines.

Engage Africa policy to intensify exchanges, trade with Africa: Qureshi

Urdu Point 14 Jan 2022
Asinda Fall of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), conveyed greetings from President and Prime Minister of Pakistan to President of DRC Felix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo ... He offered further training opportunities for DRC diplomats at Foreign Service academy (FSA) Islamabad.