Oct 16th, 2013
In northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), rural radio stations are used to protect civilians from violence. Part of a growing network of high frequency (HF) shortwave radios that connects rural villages in remote parts of the DRC and neighboring Central African Republic (CAR), these radios ...
Jan 15th, 2013
By Keith Somerville There are no final or totally verifiable figures for the numbers of elephants slaughtered for their ivory in 2012. However, reports from Cameroon, DR Congo, South Sudan and the Central African Republic suggest a massive and continuing rise in killings and, ominously, the involveme...
Nov 16th, 2012
By Carol J. Williams Obo: Despite brutality committed over 25 years, Lord’s Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony continues to elude betrayal even by his victims. He is hunted by thousands of African Union troops guided by US special forces, yet few familiar with Kony’s history of murder, mutilation, ki...
Jan 29th, 2011
Ugandan rebels, the Lord’s Resistance Army have killed two villagers and abducted one villager just miles away from Yambio the capital of Western Equatoria state on Friday morning, just over two weeks after the peaceful conduct of a referendum on the independence of southern Sudan, according to local...