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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Begins Targeted Sanctions On Kabila Regime, Should Continue Until Timely Elections Scheduledsteps to condition donor assistance must also be deployed in the service of dem
U.S. Begins Targeted Sanctions On Kabila Regime, Should Continue Until Timely Elections Scheduled
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
steps to condition donor assistance must also be deployed in the service of democracy and peace in Congo." DRC President Joseph Kabila has been criticized for undermining the country's constitution, including the attempted removal of presidential... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDLR Greatly Weakened By Attacks and Splits, Says UNon Thursday also calls on the DRC government to carry out elections in November
FDLR Greatly Weakened By Attacks and Splits, Says UN
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
on Thursday also calls on the DRC government to carry out elections in November. Any delay would likely allow President Joseph Kabila to remain in office past the DRC constitution's requirement that he step down at the completion of his second... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Sanctions High-Ranking Government Security Officialat least 20 people fatally shot by security forces. The demonstrators were prot
U.S. Sanctions High-Ranking Government Security Official
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
at least 20 people fatally shot by security forces. The demonstrators were protesting proposed changes to the electoral law that many Congolese believed would permit President Joseph Kabila to stay in office beyond his mandated two-... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
DRC elections this year - says UNhas said it is unlikely it will be able to hold elections on time for logistica
DRC elections this year - says UN
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
has said it is unlikely it will be able to hold elections on time for logistical reasons as opponents of President Joseph Kabila accuse him of trying to cling to power. Kabila, who has been in power since 2001, is barred by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Kinshasa Police Chiefand his police force of creating a "climate of fear" in the DRC ahead of the De
U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Kinshasa Police Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
and his police force of creating a "climate of fear" in the DRC ahead of the December presidential election. President Joseph Kabila is believed to be planning to change election laws to allow himself to run for a third term, which would... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US begins targeted sanctions on Congo official Joseph Kabila is ineligible to stand in Congo’s next election in November aft
US begins targeted sanctions on Congo official
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Joseph Kabila is ineligible to stand in Congo’s next election in November after serving two elected terms. FILE: DRC president Joseph Kabila speaks during a joint press conference during the closing... Read more
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iafrica.com
Congo opposition leader Katumbi jailedin jail Wednesday over a real estate dispute. Katumbi, a football magnate, was
Congo opposition leader Katumbi jailed
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
in jail Wednesday over a real estate dispute. Katumbi, a football magnate, was seen as the leading challenger to President Joseph Kabila in elections due to be held this year, but the sentence effectively makes him ineligible to stand. A... Read more
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Super Sport
TP Mazembe boss Chapwe jailedby the Kinshasa government of risking national security by hiring mercenaries.
TP Mazembe boss Chapwe jailed
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
by the Kinshasa government of risking national security by hiring mercenaries. Katumbi says he is being targeted politically after he recently announced his intentions to unseat President Joseph Kabila in the forthcoming elections in... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
DRC: Kabila rival jailed 3yrs, fined $1mwho is currently in Europe receiving medical treatment, is the most prominent c
DRC: Kabila rival jailed 3yrs, fined $1m
New Zimbabwe / Posted 5 days ago
who is currently in Europe receiving medical treatment, is the most prominent candidate running to replace president Joseph Kabila in elections scheduled for November. Government spokesman Lambert Mende denied on Wednesday there was any... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo opposition leader sentenced in absentia to three years in prisonwho is currently in Europe receiving medical treatment, is the most prominent c
Congo opposition leader sentenced in absentia to three years in prison
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
who is currently in Europe receiving medical treatment, is the most prominent candidate running to replace president Joseph Kabila in elections scheduled for November. Government spokesman Lambert Mende denied on Wednesday there was any... Read more
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The Star
Congo opposition leader sentenced in absentia to three years in prisonwho is currently in Europe receiving medical treatment, is the most prominent c
Congo opposition leader sentenced in absentia to three years in prison
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
who is currently in Europe receiving medical treatment, is the most prominent candidate running to replace president Joseph Kabila in elections scheduled for November. Government spokesman Lambert Mende denied on Wednesday there was any... Read more
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EuroNews
ICC gives former rebel warlord 18 years for war crimes and crimes against humanityof close association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko. He entered
ICC gives former rebel warlord 18 years for war crimes and crimes against humanity
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
of close association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko. He entered government under the current President Joseph Kabila in 2003 as part of a power-sharing deal that ended years of civil war. Originally a rebel force in Congo’s... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Downfall of African warlordthat ended five years of civil war. He then ran as the leading opposition cand
Downfall of African warlord
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
that ended five years of civil war. He then ran as the leading opposition candidate against the sitting president, Joseph Kabila, in Congo's first free election for 45 years. Bemba made it to the final round of the contest, with 42% of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo prosecutor seeks five-year prison sentence for opposition leaderEurope. Katumbi has denied the charges against him, which he has said are aime
Congo prosecutor seeks five-year prison sentence for opposition leader
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Europe. Katumbi has denied the charges against him, which he has said are aimed at derailing his bid to replace President Joseph Kabila in a November presidential election. Political tensions are high in Congo. The government has said that it is... Read more
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The Star
Congo prosecutor seeks five-year prison sentence for opposition leaderEurope. Katumbi has denied the charges against him, which he has said are aime
Congo prosecutor seeks five-year prison sentence for opposition leader
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
Europe. Katumbi has denied the charges against him, which he has said are aimed at derailing his bid to replace President Joseph Kabila in a November presidential election. Political tensions are high in Congo. The government has said that it is... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Congo ex-leader jailed for 18 yearsyears of close association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko, Bemba
Congo ex-leader jailed for 18 years
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
years of close association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko, Bemba entered government under current President Joseph Kabila in 2003 as part of a power-sharing deal that ended years of civil war. Originally a rebel force in Congo's... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Congo’s Jean-Pierre Bemba gets 18 years in jail for Central African Republic war crimesyears of close association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko, Bemba
Congo’s Jean-Pierre Bemba gets 18 years in jail for Central African Republic war crimes
Bdnews24.com / Posted 6 days ago
years of close association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko, Bemba entered government under current President Joseph Kabila in 2003 as part of a power-sharing deal that ended years of civil war. Originally a rebel force in Congo's... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
From Congo's vice-president to prisoner serving 18 years for war crimes: the downfall of Jean-Pierre Bembathat ended five years of civil war. He then ran as the leading opposition candi
From Congo's vice-president to prisoner serving 18 years for war crimes: the downfall of Jean-Pierre Bemba
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
that ended five years of civil war. He then ran as the leading opposition candidate against the sitting president, Joseph Kabila, in Congo’s first free election for 45 years. Bemba made it to the final round of the contest, coming a strong... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Age of Candidacy Bill - a Renewed Hope for Nigerian YouthsJahjaga, President of Kosovo was 39, Moussa Mara, Prime Minister of Mali was 39
Age of Candidacy Bill - a Renewed Hope for Nigerian Youths
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Jahjaga, President of Kosovo was 39, Moussa Mara, Prime Minister of Mali was 39, Matteo Renzi, Prime Minister of Italy 40, Joseph Kabila Kabange, D.R. Congo (Age: 44). An evaluation of the political and economic scenes in Nigeria's democracy... Read more
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DW
ICC sentences ex-DR Congo Vice President Bemba to 18 years in prison |who after the CAR conflict served as one of four vice presidents in the transit
ICC sentences ex-DR Congo Vice President Bemba to 18 years in prison |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
who after the CAR conflict served as one of four vice presidents in the transitional government of President Joseph Kabila, was arrested in Brussels in 2008 and handed over to the ICC. He had fled to Belgium in 2007 after losing to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DR Congo Declares Yellow Fever Outbreakby a commodity slump were already impacting negatively on national stability.
DR Congo Declares Yellow Fever Outbreak
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
by a commodity slump were already impacting negatively on national stability. The opposition suspects that President Joseph Kabila, in power since 2001, was scheming to postpone elections and extend his stay in office when his current mandate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Raises Fears of DRC Violencewhich in respect of the electoral calendar ought to take place in November 2016
UN Raises Fears of DRC Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
which in respect of the electoral calendar ought to take place in November 2016 when the second term of office of President Joseph Kabila ends. Faced with the tense political situation in the country, the African Union designated Edem Kodjo,... Read more
7d
Decclan Chronicle
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected casescrisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge s
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected cases
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
crisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain on the country's stability. President Joseph Kabila is facing opposition, which has sometimes turned violent, amid concerns that he will try to cling to power... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected casescrisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge s
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected cases
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
crisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain on the country’s stability. President Joseph Kabila is facing opposition, which has sometimes turned violent, amid concerns that he will try to cling to power... Read more
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iol.co.za
DRC declares yellow fever epidemiccrisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge s
DRC declares yellow fever epidemic
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
crisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain on the country's stability. President Joseph Kabila is facing opposition, which has sometimes turned violent, amid concerns that he will try to cling to power... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Yellow fever epidemic declared in Congoat a time where mineral-rich Congo is already on the edge over the commodity sl
Yellow fever epidemic declared in Congo
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
at a time where mineral-rich Congo is already on the edge over the commodity slump and plans by its current president, Joseph Kabila, to run for a controversial third term, resulting in violent protests. Yellow fever has been raging since last... Read more
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The Star
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 67 recorded casescrisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge s
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 67 recorded cases
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
crisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain on the country's stability. President Joseph Kabila is facing opposition, which has sometimes turned violent, amid concerns that he will try to cling to power... Read more
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Swissinfo
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected casescrisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge s
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected cases
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
crisis stoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain on the country's stability. President Joseph Kabila is facing opposition, which has sometimes turned violent, amid concerns that he will try to cling to power... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Congo declares yellow fever epidemicand an economic crisis caused by a commodity slump are already putting a huge s
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
and an economic crisis caused by a commodity slump are already putting a huge strain on the country's stability. President Joseph Kabila is facing opposition, which has sometimes turned violent, amid concerns that he will try to cling to power... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deadly Clashes Hit DR Congo Camp for M23 Fightersgroup and are closely tied to the Tutsi in neighbouring Rwanda. They have part
Deadly Clashes Hit DR Congo Camp for M23 Fighters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
group and are closely tied to the Tutsi in neighbouring Rwanda. They have participated in rebellions against DRC President Joseph Kabila in 2012 and 2013. International human rights groups say the M23 has been responsible for widespread war... Read more
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International Business Times
UK 'poised' to spend £17m on DRC elections but warns Kinshasa must hold free and fair vote are expecting presidential elections in November 2016, but a number of signs ap
UK 'poised' to spend £17m on DRC elections but warns Kinshasa must hold free and fair vote
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
are expecting presidential elections in November 2016, but a number of signs appear to suggest that the current president, Joseph Kabila, is seeking to hold on to power beyond his mandate. Under the current Congolese constitution, presidents can... Read more
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Aljazeera
Deadly clashes hit DR Congo camp for M23 fightersgroup and are closely tied to the Tutsi in neighbouring Rwanda. They have part
Deadly clashes hit DR Congo camp for M23 fighters
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
group and are closely tied to the Tutsi in neighbouring Rwanda. They have participated in rebellions against DRC President Joseph Kabila in 2012 and 2013. International human rights groups say the M23 has been responsible for widespread war... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fightersleaving a camp for demobilised militia groups. Rwanda rebels in the Democratic
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fighters
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
leaving a camp for demobilised militia groups. Rwanda rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Picture: AFP. Congo,Joseph Kabila,Joseph Kabilas government,Congolese army,Congolese government,Congolese police,Congo peace talks,Republic of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fighters - NGOcamp houses ex-fighters from the Rwandan-backed M23, which participated in rebe
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fighters - NGO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
camp houses ex-fighters from the Rwandan-backed M23, which participated in rebellions against the government of President Joseph Kabila in 2012 and 2013, and the Mai Mai militia, whose allegiance fluctuated during the conflicts, a U.N. official... Read more
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Reuters
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fighters: NGOcamp houses ex-fighters from the Rwandan-backed M23, which participated in rebe
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fighters: NGO
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
camp houses ex-fighters from the Rwandan-backed M23, which participated in rebellions against the government of President Joseph Kabila in 2012 and 2013, and the Mai Mai militia, whose allegiance fluctuated during the conflicts, a U.N. official... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Election Trends 2016: A Good Year for Democracy?a census, and a compromised voters' roll. Is this a stratagem to extend the con
Election Trends 2016: A Good Year for Democracy?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
a census, and a compromised voters' roll. Is this a stratagem to extend the constitutionally-curtailed reign of President Joseph Kabila? Africa's civil society organisations and citizens must continue to raise their voices and cast their votes... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
President Values Cooperation for Peace and Security to Regional Economic Developmentnational reconstruction and consolidation of its institutions. José Eduardo do
President Values Cooperation for Peace and Security to Regional Economic Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
national reconstruction and consolidation of its institutions. José Eduardo dos Santos also congratulated His Excellency Joseph Kabila on the ways he is implementing the decisions of the Summit on the FDLR and offer our best wishes for success in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Values Peace and Security Cooperation for Regional Economic Developmentnational reconstruction and consolidation of its institutions. José Eduardo do
President Values Peace and Security Cooperation for Regional Economic Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
national reconstruction and consolidation of its institutions. José Eduardo dos Santos also congratulated His Excellency Joseph Kabila on the ways he is implementing the decisions of the Summit on the FDLR and offer our best wishes for success in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speech of the Angolan President At the ICGLR Summitall to promote national reconstruction and consolidation of its institutions.
Speech of the Angolan President At the ICGLR Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
all to promote national reconstruction and consolidation of its institutions. I also want to congratulate His Excellency Joseph Kabila on the ways he is implementing the decisions of the Summit on the FDLR and offer our best wishes for success in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
6th ICGLR Summit Closedthe prominent figures of this 6th Summit of Heads of State and Government are p
6th ICGLR Summit Closed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
the prominent figures of this 6th Summit of Heads of State and Government are president José Eduardo dos Santos (Angola), Joseph Kabila (DRC), Denis Sassou Nguesso (Congo), Yoweri Museveni (Uganda) and Jacob Zuma ( South Africa), the latter as an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Events in Kenya, DR Congo and South Sudan Threaten Uganda's Growth(DRC), which goes to the polls later this year. There have been demonstrations
Events in Kenya, DR Congo and South Sudan Threaten Uganda's Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
(DRC), which goes to the polls later this year. There have been demonstrations by opposition leaders who say President Joseph Kabila is not supposed to run for the third term. South Sudan has not yet fully stabilized. Uganda earned $265m from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi Sparks Tanzania Refugee Time Bombthe total number of refugees in Tanzania with the DRC, also suffering its own u
Burundi Sparks Tanzania Refugee Time Bomb
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
the total number of refugees in Tanzania with the DRC, also suffering its own upheaval of controversial plans by incumbent Joseph Kabila to extend his term beyond constitutional limits. A majority of the refugees (42 percent) have fled from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
6th ICGLR Summit Opensare the presidents of Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Africa, R
6th ICGLR Summit Opens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
are the presidents of Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Africa, Republic of Congo and Kenya, Yoweri Museveni, Joseph Kabila, Jacob Zuma, Denis Sassou Nguesso and Uhuru Kenyatta, respectively. The first vice president of Burundi,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DRC President in LuandaLuanda — The president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Joseph Ka
DRC President in Luanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Luanda — The president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Joseph Kabila, arrived Tuesday morning in Luanda to attend the 6th Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyan-Developed Software Raises Hope for Credible Pollsengulfed in a political crisis after the emergence of prominent politician and
Kenyan-Developed Software Raises Hope for Credible Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
engulfed in a political crisis after the emergence of prominent politician and businessman Moise Katumbi to challenge Joseph Kabila for the Presidency, innovators will use Ushahidi to document atrocities in hard-to-reach areas such as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Unites Against President Kabilaof Congo (DRC) say they have organized themselves under one umbrella called “Ra
Opposition Unites Against President Kabila
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of Congo (DRC) say they have organized themselves under one umbrella called “Rassemblement” or “Rally” to force President Joseph Kabila to leave power. Kabila’s second term concludes at the end of this year. New coalition united in opposition to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 11 June 2016end of this year. And opposition parties in the Democratic Republic of Congo fo
African Press Review 11 June 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
end of this year. And opposition parties in the Democratic Republic of Congo form an alliance to ensure that DRC President Joseph Kabila quits when his term expires in December. BusinessDay in South Africa reports that other international... Read more
17d
AllAfrica.com
United DRC Opposition Split On Talks With KabilaRepublic of Congo have united under a new platform baptised "Rassemblement" or
United DRC Opposition Split On Talks With Kabila
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Republic of Congo have united under a new platform baptised "Rassemblement" or "Rally", to put pressure on President Joseph Kabila to step down. Kabila is set to leave office in December when his second term expires, but many fear he may try... Read more
17d
Salon.com
Congo opposition urges on-time polls, electoral body reviewthe meeting. Two other major parties were not present. The opposition fears el
Congo opposition urges on-time polls, electoral body review
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
the meeting. Two other major parties were not present. The opposition fears elections will be postponed to keep President Joseph Kabila in power beyond his mandate. National Assembly President Aubin Minaku denounced the calls Friday, saying the... Read more
18d
AllAfrica.com
Motorbike Safari Stops in Aru, DRC: Randgold CEO Brings Hope and Assistance to Former Child Soldiers and Survivors of Sexual Violencesexual violence and child recruitment, and are helping to secure a more stable
Motorbike Safari Stops in Aru, DRC: Randgold CEO Brings Hope and Assistance to Former Child Soldiers and Survivors of Sexual Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
sexual violence and child recruitment, and are helping to secure a more stable future for the DRC. In 2014, President Joseph Kabila appointed Jeanine Mabunda to serve as Personal Representative in Charge of the Fight against Sexual Violence... Read more
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