From the little miracles we perform in our every day life, a light shines on a brighter future

In the Spotlight: Bismack Biyombo

May 28, 2016 0

Bismack Biyombo Sumba (born August 28, 1992) is a Congolese professional basketball player for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA) in North America. He was selected with the seventh overall pick in [Read more…]

In the Spotlight: Tribute to Mama Masika

February 10, 2016 0

Rebecca Masika Katsuva Congolese Human Rights Campaigner (1966–2016) This week, the Democratic Republic of Congo has lost a hero. Rebecca Masika Katsuva, women’s rights activist who has dedicated her life to helping victims of rape in [Read more…]

In the Spotlight: Congolese art scene

January 25, 2016 0

Nalingi Congo visits the Congolese artistic creativity with the exhibitions of young artists at the Academy of Fine Arts in Kinshasa, which teaches ceramics, interior decoration, beaten metal, painting and sculpture as artistic humanities at secondary [Read more…]

In the Spotlight: Patrice Lumumba

January 17, 2016 0

Patrice Lumumba Civil Servant, Prime Minister, Activist (1925–1961) Patrice Lumumba was the first prime minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo, calling for national unity and overall African independence. Born on July 2, 1925, in [Read more…]

In the Spotlight: Patience Barandenge

January 16, 2016 0

Entrepreneur and Communicologue Ambassador Vlisco 2014 Head of Women’s Market Lady’s First Program Rawbank Sarl Patience Barandenge is an energetic woman who has made it her task to support Congolese women in the male dominated [Read more…]