Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

Democratic Republic of Congo

12 July 2017

The journalist for the public broadcast service, RNTC, in the northern eastern city of Bunia was killed at his home by an unidentified assailant who attacked him, fatally injuring the victim. ...

15 November 2016

The reporter for the state-TV, Radiotélévision nationale congolasie (RTNC) was killed in Mbuji-Mayi, the third largest city of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). ...

16 April 2015

The journalist for a community radio located in Monkoto, Equator province of the Democratic Republic of Congo, was killed in a vicious attack as he was returning home from work. ...

26 December 2014

The 42-year-old journalis, who worked for the Radio Télévision Nationale du Congo (RTNC) in the eastern city of Goma , Democratic Republic of Congo since 1997, was shot as he was having a drink with friends in a café. ...

16 February 2014

The reporter for Radio Télé Muungano was killed during clashes between the Congolese army and rebels of the Uganda Liberation Army ( ADF-Nalu) in Beni, northern Kivu, the AFP reported. ...

17 May 2013

The body of Guylain Chanjabo, a journalist for Radio Canal Révélation based in Bunia, the provincial capital of Ituri in the north eastern Congo, was found on the bank of the Ngezi River. He had been missing for twelve days. ...