On October 22 Solange Lusiku Nsimire, chief editor of Le Souverain, a newspaper published in Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), received the Courage in Journalism Award from the International
The widespread outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, which has resulted in over 4,500 deaths so far, is also threatening to trigger a food crisis in the three countries already plagued by poverty and hunger.
For many weeks, associations, church groups and political parties in the DRC have been mobilising citizens to protest against changes to the constitution which would – among other things – allow President Joseph Kabila a third t
Once again, the Kenyan national anthem was sung at the International Criminal Court. After the ICC Status Conference ended, supporters of President Uhuru Kenyatta rushed outside into the rain to hail their leader.