Volcano erupts in the Congo
A volcano in Virunga National Park, in the Congo has erupted. The volcano erupted in eastern Congo, sending lava toward a national park, threatening wildlife, in the sparsely populated region.
Scientists recorded significant increased volcanic activity around Goma in the east of the country.
Half of the city was destroyed in 2002 after the nearest of two volcanoes, Mount Nyiragongo, erupted.