Eye on Africa

Italian ambassador, driver and bodyguard killed in DR Congo ambush

EYE ON AFRICA
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By: Georja Calvin-Smith Follow | Laura DI BIASIO
13 min

In tonight's edition: DR Congo vows to find the killers of the Italian ambassador, his bodyguard and a driver. The trio were killed not far from Goma on Monday after their convoy was ambushed. It's still unclear who is behind the attack. Also, feelings are still running high in Algeria as thousands march to mark two years since the Hirak rallies that ousted longtime leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika from power. And Kenyans give two wheels a spin as more people get on their bikes in Nairobi to avoid the Covid-19 risks of travelling on public transport.