PATRICE LUMUMBA AND THE CONGOLESE INDEPENDENCE

PATRICE LUMUMBA AND THE CONGOLESE INDEPENDENCE

On 5 July 1960, only five days after the Congo’s independence, the commanding general of the newly formed Congolese national army, Emile Janssens(He described himself as the “Little Maniac” (Petit Maniaque), called a meeting with his non-commissioned officers...
Francine Muyumba Congolese activist

Francine Muyumba Congolese activist

After being elected Senator on March 15 in the province of Haut-Katanga where she is from, Francine Muyumba decided to abandon her post of President of the Pan African Youth Union, which she has been running since November 2014. She comes out, however, through the...
Torrential Rain Destroys Homes in Southern DRC

Torrential Rain Destroys Homes in Southern DRC

After the rain, the weather is nice it is said, but Kinsevere, a village 30 km from the city of Lubumbashi in Katanga province of the former, the rain did enormous damage destroying 102 houses as a result of a torrential rain that fell on the night of November 2 to 3...