The date is April 30 2015 Mt. Nyiragongo is currently errupting it is a carbon, and,gas erruption.
Although these kind of volcanoes can not destroy towns they can kill lots of people if the carbon and gas is breathed in.
This is adleast the 34 time it has erupted since 1882.
This volcano has already caused about 1,500 people to flee/evacuate.
This volcano type is staratovolcano it is about 368ft tall.
After the eruption the evacuated people can return without damage to their home.
Sources: CNN.com,Volcano.si.edu,and atlasobscur.com