Goma

Sports

Bismack Biyombo's Past and Present in the Congo

Bismack Biyombo has a deep connection to the Democratic Republic of Congo. His focus on youth programs and empowerment in Goma brought us see the basketball infrastructure that he's built countrywide.
VICE Sports
4.4.17
The Clubhouse

Bismack Biyombo's Past and Present in the Congo

Bismack Biyombo has a deep connection to the Democratic Republic of Congo. His focus on youth programs and empowerment in Goma brought us see the basketball infrastructure that he's built countrywide.
VICE Sports
4.4.17
café

Cafes, Croissants, and Peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo

After decades of civil war, the cafe scene in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is slowly beginning to take off, providing both new delicious food options and a sense of normalcy to a conflict-scarred region.
Didem Tali
8.11.16
News

An Australian Gallery Is the Latest Venue to Ban Selfie Sticks

Brisbane's Gallery of Modern Art has banned selfie sticks, presumably after too many people swung them close to art in the pursuit of the perfect #artselfie.
Emma Do
2.26.15
we saw this

Here's What Happened When Akon Headlined the Peace One Day Concert in the Congo

Sound like an incongruous scene? Well now imagine Akon performing in a big plastic ball.
Nina Strochlic
9.30.14
News

Unrest in Congo Is Spreading to the Rwandan Border

Goma, a Congolese city bordering Rwanda, is the flashpoint at the heart of the conflict ravaging eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. With the help of a UN fighting force, the Congolese army drove rebels from Goma, but questions remain as to how...
Theo Anthony and Simone Bazos
9.16.13