Special to USAfrica [Houston] and USAfricaonline.com The Democratic Republic of Congo officials on Saturday delayed the announcement of preliminary results from a crucial presidential election, amid...
Known as "Sapeurs," these dapper dressers are part of a Congolese subculture devoted to the cult of style.
Arwa Damon meets a pygmy poacher turned eco-guard and learns that turning against poaching gangs comes at a risk.
CNN's Arwa Damon goes on the hunt, not for big game, but the poachers who are wiping out Congo's elephants.
Armed forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo beat back dozens of gunmen who stormed three key locations in the capital Monday.
Congo's M23 militia has announced it will disarm, but the country's conflict is far from over.
A rebel group that has fought against the government in the Democratic Republic of Congo for nearly two years announces Tuesday it will disarm.
Pioneering doctor Denis Mukwege is a serious contender for this year's Nobel Peace Prize.
Congo has a reputation for violence, but this beautiful country can be the breadbasket of Africa, and an economic powerhouse, says one campaigner.
Scores of child soldiers, some of them as young as eight years old, have been rescued from an armed group in the Democratic Republic of Congo,...
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On the Question: What thing about humanity surprises you the most?, the Dalai Lama responded with these words:
"Man. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money.
Then he sacrifices his money to recuperate his health.
Then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present, and as a result he does not live in the present or the future.
He lives as if he’s never going to die, and then he dies having never really lived."