STATE OF SIEGE IN THE PROVINCES OF ITURI AND NORTH KIVU

STATE OF SIEGE IN THE PROVINCES OF ITURI AND NORTH KIVU

In an ordinance read to the RTNC (Radio Télévision Nationale Congolaise) on Monday, May 3, 2021, the Head of State Félix Tshisekedi, who declared a state of siege in North Kivu and Ituri, will replace the governors and vice governors of civilians with military and...
MAI-MAI MILITIAS OF RAIYA MUTOMBOKI CAUSE HAVOC

MAI-MAI MILITIAS OF RAIYA MUTOMBOKI CAUSE HAVOC

The Mai-Mai Militias of Raiya Mutomboki attacked and looted the sub-village of Cineke in Kalehe territory, South Kivu. According to local civil society, the incident took place on the night of Friday January 10 to Saturday January 11, 2020. The Cineke sub-village was...
MILITIAMEN KIDNAP CONGOLESE POLICE COMMANDER

MILITIAMEN KIDNAP CONGOLESE POLICE COMMANDER

In North Kivu, armed men assimilated to Mayi-Mayi militiamen kidnapped the police commander of Kamandi-Gite this morning, from his residence in Kipese, a town in the Lubero region. When they arrived at the victim’s home around 5 a.m., these people fired into the air...