An exiled former Rwandan intelligence chief has been found murdered in a Johannesburg hotel room.
The country's spectacular turnaround has surprised even the most knowledgeable of DRC observers and analysts
The Democratic Republic of Congo’s M23 rebel group has declared an end to its 20-month insurgency and said it was ready to pursue a political solution after the army captured its last two strongholds.
A leader of the M23 rebel group in eastern Congo has said his movement is ending its rebellion after more than a year and a half of fighting the Congolese government.
Youth charity's global celebrations marred as Home Office refuses to allow delegates entry
In total, 800 applicants were investigated as possible suspects
A US citizen has been sentenced to a decade behind bars for lying about her role in the genocide that killed more than 500,000 people in her native Rwanda.
Date for the full extradition hearing set for October
One of the first people to launch a legal action against News International over phone hacking has donated a kidney to a journalist she met while he was covering the case.
Bosco Ntaganda, one of central Africa's most notorious warlords, begins his new life in the Netherlands tomorrow after surrendering to the International Criminal Court at The Hague.
One of Africa's most wanted war criminals walked into the United States embassy in Rwanda today and asked to be transferred to the International Criminal Court at The Hague. The US said it was “considering his request” after Bosco Ntaganda, nicknamed the “Terminator” appeared on their doorstep in Rwanda's capital, Kigali.
She believed the key to Rwanda's reconstruction lay in involving women at the grassroots level
Today's diary looks at The Archbishop of York, Leveson and Alan Sugar.
A country trying to mend itself needs more, not less, help
Britain is to withhold £21m of aid to the government of Rwanda after accepting “compelling reports” that the country is supporting rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo.