CONGO (RDC) | CONGO (DRC)

12-Sep-2019 to 23:31

At least 50 perish as DRC train derails

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Fifty people have died after a train derailed in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday, Steve Mbikayi, the Minister of Humanitarian Action and National Solidarity confirmed.

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30-Aug-2019 to 13:07

DRC Ebola death toll tops 2000

APA - Kinshasa (DR Congo) — The Ebola epidemic continues to wreak havoc in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where more than 2000 people have died out of a total of 3000 cases, APA learned on Friday from media sources.

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26-Aug-2019 to 12:02

DRC’s government composition unveiled

APA - Kinshasa (DR Congo) — The Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Sylvestre Ilunga, on Monday, announced the list of 65-member Government set up seven months after the swearing-in of Felix Tshisekedi as president.

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09-Aug-2019 to 09:07

Japan team to assess Ebola havoc in DRC

APA-Kinshasa (DRC) — The Japanese government says it will dispatch a team to the Democratic Republic of Congo to assess the extent of the havoc unleashed by ebola epidemic currently blighting the country.

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19-Jul-2019 to 11:40

DRC Ebola death toll climbs to 1,700

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has lingered for 11 months with 2532 confirmed cases and 1705 deaths, Director of the Africa Center for Disease Control (CDC) has said.

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01-Jun-2019 to 10:49

DRC: WHO urges caution as Ebola cases drop

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Ebola cases have dipped slightly in the past weeks in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), but the decline should be interpreted with extreme caution, due to the complex environment and fragile security situation, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a statement Friday.

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31-May-2019 to 14:24

Rwanda, Angola, DR Congo meeting held in Kinshasa

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The first Tripartite meeting among Rwanda, Angola and the Democratoc republic of Congo (DRC), was launched on Friday to promote cooperation among three countries, an official source confirmed to APA in Kigali.

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