U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said he was “concerned” about reports of the detention of an opposition political leader in Congo.
On Blinken's agenda is recognizing sub-Saharan countries as equal partners and emphasizing the region’s role as a “major geopolitical force.”
Congo’s government has requested that the spokesman for the United Nations mission in the country leave.
Congo’s government is reassessing the presence of United Nations peacekeepers after protests against the force in the country’s east have killed at least 36 people.
Officials from the United Nations and Congo's government say peacekeepers returning from leave opened fire at a border post between Congo and Uganda, killing at...
Officials say four people demonstrating against the United Nations peacekeeping mission in eastern Congo were killed when a high-voltage power line fell on them.
Officials say more than 15 people have been killed and dozens injured during two days of demonstrations in Congo’s east against the United Nations mission...
The remains of Congo’s independence hero and first Prime Minister Patrice Lumumba will be laid to rest in Kinshasa Thursday.
Belgium’s King Philippe has expressed his “deepest regrets” to Congolese lawmakers for abuses committed during colonial rule.
Nigeria has recorded its first death from monkeypox in 2022 while Congo has confirmed nine deaths and 465 cases this year.