Daily Archives: January 22, 2019

DR Congo Ethnic Violence Kills Nearly 900 In A Few Days

Ethnic violence between the Banunu and Batende communities continues in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in the wake of a historic presidential election that took place last month. The United Nations Human Rights Commission reports that at least 890 people have been killed and 465 buildings burned in […]

The Zimbabwe Government Shuts Down Internet Again In The Wake Of Protests

This week the Government of Zimbabwe, led by President Emmerson Mnangagwa, ordered Econet Wireless Zimbabwe to shut down all internet access for the second time. Mnangagwa took these actions in response to mass protests around Zimbabwe. Citizens around the country are protesting the government doubling the price of gas. Many […]