Democratic Republic of the Congo
Thousands evacuate Congo's Goma amid renewed volcano threat
By Justin Kabumba Katumwa And Al-Hadji Kudra Maliro May. 27, 2021 01:04 PM EDT
Death toll from Congo volcano eruption rises to at least 32
By Jean-Yves Kamale May. 24, 2021 11:30 AM EDT
Congo declares end to latest Ebola outbreak in nation's east
By Jean-Yves Kamale May. 03, 2021 12:40 PM EDT
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo has declared an end to the latest Ebola outbreak that killed six people in its east. Congo’s Minister of...
UN warns over 27 million Congolese suffer from acute hunger
By Edith M. Lederer Apr. 06, 2021 04:09 PM EDT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Two U.N. agencies warned Tuesday that over 27 million people in Congo are suffering from acute hunger, a record high representing almost...
Man's Ebola relapse spawned dozens of new cases in Africa
By Marilynn Marchione Mar. 31, 2021 05:01 PM EDT
Jill Biden helps honor women from 15 countries for courage
By Darlene Superville Mar. 08, 2021 06:00 AM EST
COVID-19 pandemic fuels attacks on health workers globally
By Helen Wieffering And Joshua Housing Mar. 02, 2021 12:47 AM EST
Boat capsizes between Uganda and Congo, killing more than 30
By Jean-Yves Kamale Dec. 24, 2020 08:23 AM EST
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — More than 30 people have died in an overnight capsizing on Lake Albert while trying to return to Congo from Uganda, according to a civil...
UN envoy warns new Congo crisis could impact its security
By Edith M. Lederer Dec. 07, 2020 07:37 PM EST
Congo announces end to its 11th deadly Ebola outbreak
By Jean-Yves Kamale And Carley Petesch Nov. 18, 2020 05:20 AM EST
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo has declared an end to its 11th Ebola outbreak, this one in western Equateur province, nearly six months after cases were reported...
UN protection back for threatened Nobel-winning Congo doctor
By Cara Anna Sep. 09, 2020 08:53 AM EDT
Congo marks 60th anniversary of independence from Belgium
By Jean-Yves Kamale Jun. 30, 2020 09:37 AM EDT
Belgium takes down statue, king regrets colonial violence
By Samuel Petrequin Jun. 30, 2020 02:13 AM EDT
Veteran AP video, photo-journalist in Congo dies of COVID-19
By Krista Larson Jun. 21, 2020 12:31 PM EDT
Congo doctor quits COVID-19 task force, notes testing delays
By Al-Hadji Kudra Maliro And Krista Larson Jun. 11, 2020 11:25 AM EDT
US cooperates with WHO on Ebola despite Trump pullout threat
By Jamey Keaten Jun. 10, 2020 04:31 PM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization said Wednesday he and U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar have discussed cooperation to...
Congo now faces 2nd Ebola outbreak in northern province
By Krista Larson Jun. 01, 2020 11:27 AM EDT
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Health officials have confirmed a second Ebola outbreak in Congo, the World Health Organization said Monday, adding yet another health...
Boston's Museum of Fine Arts to buy work from 24 artists
May. 29, 2020 09:51 PM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — Even as Boston's Museum of Fine Arts remains closed, curators remain at work on building out its contemporary art collection. ...
Congo, weary from Ebola, must also battle the coronavirus
By Carley Petesch And Al-Hadji Kudra Maliro Apr. 11, 2020 03:09 AM EDT