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The Boy Scouts keeping the peace in the Central African Republic
The Boy Scouts keeping the peace in the Central African Republic
There are more boy scouts than peacekeepers in the CAR. Even in the midst of a civil war, the scouts are arguably more effective
The United Nations is winning the war in Mali
The United Nations is winning the war in Mali
“If you don’t see a bunker, just lay down and wait for the explosion.”
Kivu: The forgotten war
Kivu: The forgotten war
When asked to name a long-running war somewhere the world, many people are likely to point to notorious hotspots such as Afghanistan or Syria.
Top DRC court bans Bemba from running in upcoming elections, SA keeps mum
Top DRC court bans Bemba from running in upcoming elections, SA keeps mum
The South African presidency has decided to remain mum on the decision by the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Constitutional Court to exclude the...
Contested waters: Conflict on Africa's Great Lakes
Contested waters: Conflict on Africa's Great Lakes
"The border is not visible on the lake," a Congolese fisherman says. "You can see it on the land, but not on the water." He works on Lake Edward,...
Bemba's party to appeal after ex-warlord barred from DRC vote
Bemba's party to appeal after ex-warlord barred from DRC vote
Former warlord Jean-Pierre Bemba's political party on Saturday announced it would appeal a decision to reject his candidacy in Democratic Republic...
DRC Ebola response hampered by conflict
DRC Ebola response hampered by conflict
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is struggling to contain a new outbreak of the Ebola virus in its eastern region — just weeks...
Kabila's decision to step aside won't change the DRC's power dynamics
Kabila's decision to step aside won't change the DRC's power dynamics
The ruling party in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), The Peoples’ Party for Reconciliation and Democracy, made an announcement...
Congo to start Ebola vaccinations amid new outbreak
Congo to start Ebola vaccinations amid new outbreak
Health officials from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) said they will begin administering Ebola vaccinations in the eastern cities of Beni...
Letters to the Editor: July 27 to August 2
Letters to the Editor: July 27 to August 2
I have always admired and enjoyed reading Kwanele Sosibo’s views on South African music, arts and culture. So I was surprised to read his 
DRC beats Ebola outbreak
DRC beats Ebola outbreak
Kinshasa — The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) officially declared the end of the Ebola outbreak, bringing the...
DRC Ebola outbreak officially over
DRC Ebola outbreak officially over
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the end of the latest Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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