Bridging several centuries and two continents: Serge Kakudji and his ensemble blend Baroque opera with Congolese rhythms. Their performance of "Coup Fatal" brought the countertenor back to his home country.
The bodies of Tanzanian UN peacekeepers killed last week in DRC have been returned home as investigations continue into the deadly attack – and who is to blame.
Rebels in eastern DRC have carried out one of the deadliest attacks against UN forces in recent years. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called it "a war crime."
Congo's electoral commission has said a long-awaited presidential vote will take place in late December 2018. Critics have long accused President Joseph Kabila of postponing the vote to maintain his grip on power.
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