January 21, 2019

The Democratic republic of the Congo officially has a new leader. Felix Tshisekedi, son of long time opposition candidate Étienne Tshisekedi, has taken the helm from Joseph Kabila in a contested election.

Whether this is democracy in action or damage mitigation by the o...

January 11, 2019

After a twelve year hibernation, democracy may have finally awakened in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. On December 30th 2018 the Congolese populous finally went to the ballot box to decide on the next president of the DRC.

This marks a spectacular win for democra...

December 5, 2018

On August 1st of this year, Ebola returned for a tenth time to the Democratic Republic of Congo. 444 cases have been reported and the virus has already taken 260 lives in North Kivu province. This marks only a slight improvement to the mortality rate from the 2014 Afri...

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