DRC Issue dated 01/06/2021

Goma volcano observatory corruption probe may resume after deadly eruption

A lava flow in Goma during the eruption of the Nyiragongo volcano, May 22, 2021.
A lava flow in Goma during the eruption of the Nyiragongo volcano, May 22, 2021. © Enoch David/Reuters
An investigation was launched last year into allegations of corruption at the observatory, which has admitted it failed to monitor the Nyiragongo volcano since last October, but was dropped at the request of the observatory itself. After the 22 May eruption, it may resume. [...] (218 words)
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