At least 50 people were killed in two overnight attacks in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s deeply troubled east. Meanwhile thousands of people displaced by a volcanic eruption in the east of the country have criticised the government for its delay in providing them with humanitarian assistance. This, Chris Ocamringa reports as at least 20,000 people in the eastern city of Goma were left homeless after lava flows from Mount Nyiragongo destroyed their homes two weeks ago.