Papy Mumbere Mahamba, a journalist for Radio Lwemba, was killed on November 3 by some armed assailants, who also set fire to his house in Lwemba town. According to media reports Mahamba was raising awareness about Ebola and had just finished a radio programme on the subject. The country is facing its worst ebola outbreak and people working to prevent the spread of the virus have often been targeted.
Papy Mumbere Mahamba, Democratic Republic of Congo
Nov 4, 2019