Democratic Republic of Congo

​Robert Shamwami Shalubuto

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. Media reports said two armed men entered and made directly to the table where Shalubuto was and shot him at close range. He was rushed to hospital by died shortly afterwards.