In the Congo Basin the Myth of 'Selective Logging Bites the Dust'
[Greenpeace] There is an urgent need to find a solution to protect the remaining intact forests in the Congo Basin, while also respecting the rights of forest dependent and indigenous communities. Unless new conservation approaches are developed, these forests will be lost within this century.
Ibenge - We Want to Show Our Progress
[CAF] In the array of national team coaches, Florent Ibenge stands aside from most others. The 55-year-old doubles up as national team coach of Congo DR and one of the strongest club sides in his country, Vita Club. In an exclusive interview with FIFA.com, Ibenge explains why Les Leopards remain on course to achieve their goals.
CPJ Calls On Congolese Authorities to Release Talassa Editor
[CPJ] New York -Congolese authorities should immediately release Ghys FortunĂ© DombĂ© Bemba, editor of the privately owned newspaper Talassa, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.
Congo Brazzaville President Appreciates China's Support for Development
[Focac] Republic of Congo' President Denis Sassou Nguesso said Tuesday that his country appreciates China's support for his country's development.
China Would Help Congo Build Special Economic Zone - Chinese FM
[Focac] Brazzaville -Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Tuesday that China would help the Republic of Congo build a special economic zone (SEZ) in the harbor city of Pointe Noire.
Probe Reveals Suspicious Transactions of $95.7 Million
[ENOUGH] Enough Project calls on the U.S. Treasury Department, European governments to work with financial institutions to address possible money laundering in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Govt Closes in on Genocide Fugitives in Congo Brazzaville
[New Times] Hopes of bringing Genocide suspects roaming freely in Congo Brazzaville to book could materialise soon following the sealing of an extradition treaty to exchange criminals.
No Meeting for Sassou N'Guesso with President-Elect Trump
[allAfrica] No meeting between President Denis Sassou N'Guesso of the Republic of Congo and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has been scheduled, the Trump Team said on Tuesday.
Rwanda, Congo Brazzaville Sign Pension Agreement
[New Times] Rwandans who worked to retirement in Congo Brazzaville will begin drawing their pension benefits from Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB), following the signing of an agreement by the two countries.
DR Congo Anti-Government Protest Turns Violent in Pretoria
[News24Wire] Several Congolese nationals have been arrested after an anti-government protest in front of the Democratic Republic of the Congo embassy in Pretoria turned violent on Tuesday.