At least 64 bodies recovered near Beni town in North Kivu, but local authorities warn death toll could rise.
Kabila takes out a rival: DR Congo political crisis escalates with arrest warrant for presidential hopeful Katumbi
The crackdown on Katumbi mirrors repression by other leaders in the region like in Burundi and Uganda
The Tanzanians were meeting Uganda’s Allied Democratic Front militants who are based in eastern DR Congo
“...they forced us to have abortions...kicked our stomachs to kill the foetuses. One wanted to cut my stomach open to check the foetus was dead"
Kabila has, since March, come under pressure and might be looking to shift the story around his presidency.
Africa enters a zone -- living longer as a free continent than a colonised one, but it's not obvious everywhere
The continent cannot afford to continue with the situation where protests, even one carrying flowers, all end in certain death.