Congo: A journey to the heart of Africa – Full documentary – BBC Africa

The Democratic Republic of the Congo is a vast, mineral rich country the size of Western Europe. Alastair Leithead takes an epic journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the far reaches of the Congo river to explore how history has shaped the Congo of today and uncover the lesser told stories of this beautiful, if […]

Congo former Vice President Released From Prison and Registers as Presidential Candidate

By Bukola Adebayo, for CNN Updated 1935 GMT (0335 HKT) August 1, 2018 (CNN) Thousands of supporters gathered Wednesday in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo to welcome former warlord Jean-Pierre-Bemba on his return to the country. Bemba, 55, a former vice-president of the country arrived from Belgium after spending more than ten years in […]