The country's spectacular turnaround has surprised even the most knowledgeable of DRC observers and analysts
Warning that gay people are being demonised across Commonwealth comes ahead of summit this week
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.
Helicopter came under fire as it flew over the M23 stronghold of Rumangabo
Human-rights groups fear refugees could be forced to return to the very countries they fled
Rutherford set to decide today if he will compete in Moscow but Farah reigns supreme
Since arriving in Britain, one thing I have failed to wrap my head around is the fact that there is poverty, homelessness and hunger in the developed world, just like in Africa
More than 60,000 Congolese have fled to Uganda after a rebel attack on a town near the border, continuing an influx that is stretching humanitarian resources.
Modest Ugandan returns to London knowing a repeat of last summer’s shock win will be tough
Joseph Kony, a notorious fugitive warlord, has been thrown a lifeline after a military force hunting him down in Central African Republic (CAR) had to suspend operations due to the recent coup in the country.
Prince of Wales Theatre, London
She believed the key to Rwanda's reconstruction lay in involving women at the grassroots level
A country trying to mend itself needs more, not less, help
M23 mutineers gain ground as president holds talks with Rwandan leader
The M23 rebels are on the march, capturing a key Congolese city after overrunning UN troops. But who is really backing them?
It’s part of the power of this one-man show from theatre director-turned-performer Joe Douglas that it might leave you feeling particularly unsatisfied when he leaves the stage.