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BBC: Sexual Violence used as Weapon in DRC

BBC: Sexual Violence used as Weapon in DRC

  It’s claimed rape has being used as a weapon of war, on a shocking scale in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The country held its first free and fair elections last year. But despite this, there’s still no peace in the far east of the vast country. Several armed groups operate there and, according […]

BBC: Troubled Waters of Lake Albert

BBC: Troubled Waters of Lake Albert

The village of Ntoroko on the shores of Lake Albert seems peaceful enough at first glance, but the 600 fishermen who make their living here say recent events on the lake have devastated their business. Earlier this month, two people were killed when men in Congolese army uniforms clashed with security guards working on an […]