Democratic Republic of Congo

Encyclopaedia Africana J February 28, 2021 JOSEF KONY

Kony was an ethnic Acholi, a group native to northern Uganda who suffered terribly under the brutal eight year military dictatorship of Idi Amin which ended in 1979.

Encyclopaedia Africana P September 6, 2020 PATRICE LUMUMBA

Even in its first weeks, Lumumba’s left-nationalist government faced a massive destabilization campaign, as a Belgian-backed secessionist movement launched an armed revolt in Katanga.

D Encyclopaedia Africana August 28, 2020 DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO NATIONAL ANTHEM

Arise, Congolese, United by fate, United in the struggle for independence, Let us hold up our heads, so long bowed

Encyclopaedia Africana O August 27, 2020 Ota Benga: Why a zoo took 114 years to apologise

Ota Benga was kidnapped from what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo in 1904 and taken to the US to be exhibited.

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