Tag: Congo

Congo President Joseph Kabila will not seek Election for Third Term

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 10, 2018

Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila will not seek election for a third term, his spokesman announced Wednesday. Kabila instead nominated his interior minister ... Read More

49 AU Members Have Signed Free Trade Pact: AU Chairperson

Abdul Jimoh- July 3, 2018

Forty-nine out of the 55 members of the African Union have signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, said AU chairperson Paul Kagame. ... Read More

Congo: Three Ebola patients escape quarantine

admin- May 23, 2018

Congo: Three Ebola patients escape quarantine Two of three Ebola patients who escaped quarantine in the Congo river port city of Mbandaka have died, the ... Read More

Ebola Cases in Congo Jumps to 14

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 18, 2018

The number of confirmed Ebola cases in Congo has risen from three to 14, according to the Central African country’s Health Ministry. “In total since ... Read More

WHO Convenes Emergency Meeting as Ebola Spreads in DRC

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 18, 2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is convening an emergency meeting on Friday over the latest outbreak of the deadly Ebola disease in the Democratic Republic ... Read More

Congolese Music icon, Papa Wemba dies after stage collapse.

inno.korie- April 24, 2016

.....He was 66 The influential Congolese musician Papa Wemba has died aged 66 after collapsing during a concert. Footage from the show in Ivory Coast ... Read More

AU Commission Chairperson Calls For Calm And Restraint In Congo Republic As Election Results Are Awaited

Tanimu- March 23, 2016

The African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has called on political stakeholders and the general public to calmly and patiently wait for the ... Read More

The African Union Commission marks the Black History month

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 3, 2016

Addis Ababa, 29th February 2016- H.E Mr. Erastus Mwencha, Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC) led the commission in celebrating the Black History ... Read More

President Jonathan Welcomes W.H.O. Declaration That Nigeria is Ebola-free, Orders Continued Vigilance at Borders

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 20, 2014

STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE PRESIDENT JONATHAN WELCOMES W.H.O. DECLARATION THAT NIGERIA IS EBOLA-FREE, ORDERS CONTINUED VIGILANCE AT BORDERS President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan welcomes today’s declaration ... Read More