Congo

 

M23 rebels vow to take DR Congo

Sapa-AP

Thousands of Congolese soldiers and policemen have defected to the M23 rebels, as rebel leaders vowed to take control of all of the Congo.

M23 rebels vow to take DR Congo

Congolese vote in legislative elections

Sapa-AFP

Voters have gone to the polls for the first round of legislative elections and are expected to uphold a majority for President Denis Sassou Nguesso.

Congolese vote in legislative elections