International court sentences Congo warlord to 30 years

World / Crime & Legal Nov 7, 2019

International court sentences Congo warlord to 30 years

The International Criminal Court passed its highest ever sentence Thursday, sending a Congolese warlord known as "The Terminator" to prison for 30 years for crimes including murder, rape and sexual slavery. Bosco Ntaganda was found guilty in July of 18 counts of war crimes and ...

World / Science & Health Nov 3, 2019

New Ebola vaccine arrives in Congo

The Congolese medical authorities said Saturday they had received the first shipment of a new Ebola vaccine as the Central African country battles its second-deadliest outbreak of the virus this decade. The health ministry for the eastern province of North Kivu said that a preliminary ...