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Tunisia, DR Congo Advance as Zambia, Cape Verde Bow Out

27 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

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Draw Enough to Take Tunisia and DR Congo Through

27 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

Tunisia and DR Congo both advanced to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Monday after drawing 1-1 in their final Group B game in Bata. The Tunisians started the day on top of the section and were on their... Read more

COSAFA a Continental Football Punching Bag

27 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

By Savious KwinikaJohannesburg — SOUTHERN Africa has again proven to be minnows of the game in the continent after Zambia crashed out of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in the first round, and South Africa set to follow Zambia, who won... Read more

Martin Kobler Applauds the Adoption of the Electoral Law

27 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

press release Kinshasa — Martin Kobler, Chief of MONUSCO, applauds the adoption of the electoral law by the Parliament in an effort to bring back social peace to the DRC "I congratulate the Parliament on reaching a compromise on the revision of the... Read more

State Dept. On Electoral Law in Democratic Republic of Congo

27 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

document U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson Washington, D.C. January 25, 2015 STATEMENT BY JEN PSAKI, SPOKESPERSON Democratic Republic of Congo - Compromise Electoral Law Adopted The United States welcomes the Parliament of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's approval of electoral legislation that sets the... Read more

DR Congo Snatch Crucial Equaliser

26 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

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Parliament Passes Amended Election Law

26 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

Parliament in the Democratic Republic of Congo has passed a new election law after contentious provisions ordering a pre-election census were removed. The previous version had caused deadly protests. Lawmakers in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Sunday gave final approval to... Read more

Fear and Loathing in the DRC

26 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

analysis By Stephanie WoltersIt's been the primary topic of political talk in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for at least two years: the question of how President Joseph Kabila will engineer a third mandate for himself. The constitution that he and... Read more

UN Human Rights Office Urges Probe Into Excessive Use of Force in Protests

26 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) today expressed alarm at the apparent excessive use of force by security officers against demonstrators in Democratic Republic of the Congo cities Kinshasa and Goma, and called for "a thorough... Read more

Tunisia Head Into DR Congo Clash As Favourites

25 Jan 2015 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

By Nick SaidTunisia need just a draw to ensure a place in the quarter-finals of the African Nations Cup but say they will be going for the win against DR Congo in Bata on Monday. The north African side head the pool... Read more