Every year, 390,000 people pour into Kinshasa to escape war and poverty, but also to study or to follow a dream - the equivalent of a mid-sized city
Break with the past, stay in the past—court cancels Central Africa vote; in neighbouring Congo Nguesso confirms third term run
Election season in Central Africa--CAR annuls parliamentary vote as Congo Republic brings forward presidential election to March.
At least 30 dead in DR Congo river-boat wreck, sparking riots. Over 400 drown there in 2014 shipping disasters
Shipping disasters occur frequently, leaving many dead on the lakes and rivers of the DRC due to overcrowding on old and poorly maintained vessels.