Gulf Times - Central-Africa
Central Africa routes on airlines' radar over Ebola

Central Africa routes on airlines' radar over Ebola

The World Health Organisation (WHO) recently sounded the highest alarm over Ebola, a highly contagious disease, which has already killed more than 1,600 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo...

Death toll in Central Africa clashes rises to 48: UN

Death toll in Central Africa clashes rises to 48: UN

At least 48 people were killed in clashes between militias in a restive Central African Republic town last week, according to an internal UN report seen Monday by AFP.

Russia holds funerals for journalists shot in Central Africa

Russia holds funerals for journalists shot in Central Africa

Russia on Tuesday held funerals for three journalists killed in the Central African Republic who were investigating a shadowy Russian mercenary group for a media project ...

Militia violence in Central Africa leaves 300 dead

Militia violence in Central Africa leaves 300 dead

Militia violence in Central African Republic has killed around 300 people and displaced 100,000 in the last two weeks, the United Nations and the government said on Thursday...

Sporadic gunfire in Kinshasa after 26 killed in protests

Sporadic gunfire in Kinshasa after 26 killed in protests

Sporadic gunfire echoed across Democratic Republic of Congo's capital on Wednesday, the day after security forces killed at least 26 protesters demanding President Joseph Kabila step down after his mandate as elected leader expired.

Vote count begins in Central Africa

Vote count begins in Central Africa

UN troops stood guard over the main vote-counting centre in Bangui yesterday after a peaceful election in the Central African Republic aimed at turning the page on years of inter-religious violence.