Beni - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Beni


Ebola outbreak 'under control' in part of eastern DR Congo

Feb 21, 2019 - 7:02 AM

The health ministry of the Democratic Republic of Congo says there are no new confirmed cases of Ebola in the Beni area for the past 21 days

QUARNTINE. In this file photo taken on June 13, 2017, Health workers work at an Ebola quarantine unit in Muma, after a one case of Ebola was confirmed in their village. Photo by John Wessels/AFP

Ebola death toll in DR Congo rises to 55

Aug 21, 2018 - 1:44 PM

Government has decided to make treatment free in Beni, Mabalako-Mangina, and Oicha for 3 months starting August 20

PREVENTION. A Red Cross volunteer explains measures to prevent infection with Ebola to inhabitants, on August 17, 2018 in Butugo, western Uganda, near the border with Democratic Republic of Congo. Photo by Sumy Sadurni/AFP

Who's behind the massacres in Congo's Beni region?

Dec 27, 2016 - 12:10 PM

The killings are being blamed on the Allied Democratic Forces but some observers say the truth may be more complicated

(FILES) This file photo taken on April 16, 2015 shows a burial procession for one of the victims of an attack by suspected Ugandan Islamist rebels from the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) near Beni. Who is behind the killings of Beni? While violence in this eastern region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo is eminently complex, the official explanation of a Ugandan Muslim rebellion that rallied to the international jihadist struggles to convince. / AFP PHOTO / KUDRA MALIRO

6 suspected rebels on trial for DR Congo massacre

Aug 21, 2016 - 12:17 AM

The men accused in the slaughter of 51 people in Beni town last weekend are 2 Ugandans one Tanzanian and 3 Congolese

Ramai-ramai terjerat bansos

Aug 05, 2015 - 1:18 PM

Setelah Dada Rosada Ridwan Kamil diperiksa dalam kasus dana bansos Kota Bandung Apakah dia terlibat?

Gubernur Sumatera Utara Gatot Pujo Nugroho ditahan oleh KPK, Jakarta, Senin (3/8). Gatot bersama istrinya Evy Susanti ditahan terkait kasus suap terhadap hakim PTUN Medan. Photo by Gatta Dewabrata/ Rappler Rappler