Congo’s Prime Minister Clement Mouamba’s government cabinet resigns amid financial woes

A photo taken in May 2015 shows former Congolese opposition leader and recent prime minister Clement Mouamba. (By AFP) The Republic of the Congo’s President Denis Sassou Nguesso cleared the decks Thursday with the office announcement of the resignation of the government ahead of crucial talks with the International Monetary Fund. Prime Minister Clement Mouamba’s […]

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Kidnapped two UN officials of American and Swedish nationality in Democratic Republic of the Congo

This file photo shows UN peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Two UN officials of American and Swedish nationality have been kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Kasai Central Province. Government officials identified the UN officials as Michael Sharp of the United States and Zahida Katalan of Sweden. They said the […]

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