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Namibia Economist
Congo’s president jails his rivalthe capital) and a contender for the Congolese presidency, which is meant to ch
Congo’s president jails his rival
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 hours ago
the capital) and a contender for the Congolese presidency, which is meant to change hands in November at the end of Joseph Kabila’s second term. But Mr Kabila, it seems increasingly clear, intends to hold onto the presidency—defying a constitution... Read more
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The Manila Times
Don’t be complacent, Aquino tells AFPdedication to service, especially during times of need. He urged the men and w
Don’t be complacent, Aquino tells AFP
The Manila Times / Posted 6 hours ago
dedication to service, especially during times of need. He urged the men and women of the AFP not to be complacent. “Sa kabila ng mga napagtagumpayan natin, tiwala akong hindi kayo magiging kampante. Mayroon nga pong isang kaisipan, at ang sabi... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
President Aquino’s final address to the Armed Forcespo, sa ngalan ng bawat kababayan nating naisalba, natulungan, o napanatag ninyo
President Aquino’s final address to the Armed Forces
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 9 hours ago
po, sa ngalan ng bawat kababayan nating naisalba, natulungan, o napanatag ninyo ang loob: Maraming, maraming salamat. Sa kabila ng mga napagtagumpayan natin, tiwala akong hindi kayo magiging kampante. Mayroon ngan pong isang kaisipan at ang sabi:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDLR Greatly Weakened By Attacks and Splits, Says UNalso calls on the DRC government to carry out elections in November. Any delay
FDLR Greatly Weakened By Attacks and Splits, Says UN
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
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 term... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Sanctions High-Ranking Government Security Officialviolently repressed demonstrations organized to oppose a new draft electoral la
U.S. Sanctions High-Ranking Government Security Official
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
violently repressed demonstrations organized to oppose a new draft electoral law that many feared would allow President Kabila to run for a third term. Clashes between police and protestors have continued this year. “As President Kabila’s... 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 yesterday
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 constitution from... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Congo's president promises democratic vote despite tensionselections while warning against any attempts by politicians to destabilize the
Congo's president promises democratic vote despite tensions
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
elections while warning against any attempts by politicians to destabilize the central African country. President Joseph Kabila's second and final term under the constitution expires at the end of this year, but the opposition suspects the... Read more
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Salon.com
Congo’s president promises democratic vote despite tensionselections while warning against any attempts by politicians to destabilize the
Congo’s president promises democratic vote despite tensions
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
elections while warning against any attempts by politicians to destabilize the central African country. President Joseph Kabila’s second and final term under the constitution expires at the end of this year, but the opposition suspects the... Read more
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ABC News
Congo's President Promises Democratic Vote Despite Tensionselections while warning against any attempts by politicians to destabilize the
Congo's President Promises Democratic Vote Despite Tensions
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
elections while warning against any attempts by politicians to destabilize the central African country. President Joseph Kabila's second and final term under the constitution expires at the end of this year, but the opposition suspects the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Kinshasa Police Chiefhis police force of creating a "climate of fear" in the DRC ahead of the Decemb
U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Kinshasa Police Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
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 violate the... 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 3 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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Office of the President - Philippines
Speech of President Aquino at the 118th Founding Anniversary of the Department of Foreign Affairs2011. Nasa 20,000 po rito ang agad nailikas sa ligtas na lugar. Alam niyo naman
Speech of President Aquino at the 118th Founding Anniversary of the Department of Foreign Affairs
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
2011. Nasa 20,000 po rito ang agad nailikas sa ligtas na lugar. Alam niyo naman po, may ilan talagang ayaw umalis doon sa kabila ng peligro. Hindi rin natin sila masisi dahil nanghihinayang raw sila sa doble o tripleng sahod, at nangangamba silang... Read more
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iafrica.com
Congo opposition leader Katumbi jailedWednesday over a real estate dispute. Katumbi, a football magnate, was seen as
Congo opposition leader Katumbi jailed
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
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 three-judge... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino: We have reclaimed PH’s honorkailangang sabihan dahil agad siyang kumikilos at nakatutok sa kapakanan ng ati
Aquino: We have reclaimed PH’s honor
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
kailangang sabihan dahil agad siyang kumikilos at nakatutok sa kapakanan ng ating kababayan,” the President said. “Sa kabila ng pagkakaroon ng mga sakripisyo at karamdaman, ibinuhos pa rin ni Albert ang kanyang buong lakas at kakayahan para sa... 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 4 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 4 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 political... 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 political... 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 political... Read more
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EuroNews
ICC gives former rebel warlord 18 years for war crimes and crimes against humanityclose association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko. He entered go
ICC gives former rebel warlord 18 years for war crimes and crimes against humanity
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
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 northwest,... 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 5 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 vote.... Read more
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BBC News
Jean-Pierre Bemba, DR Congo's ex-rebel and vice-presidentBemba Saolona, was very close to the former dictator. But for him business was
Jean-Pierre Bemba, DR Congo's ex-rebel and vice-president
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
Bemba Saolona, was very close to the former dictator. But for him business was all that really mattered. When Laurent Kabila's rebel force overthrew Mobutu and marched into Kinshasa in May 1997, Saolona was briefly appointed a finance minister... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo prosecutor seeks five-year prison sentence for opposition leaderhas denied the charges against him, which he has said are aimed at derailing hi
Congo prosecutor seeks five-year prison sentence for opposition leader
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
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 leaderhas denied the charges against him, which he has said are aimed at derailing hi
Congo prosecutor seeks five-year prison sentence for opposition leader
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
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 yearsof close association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko, Bemba enter
Congo ex-leader jailed for 18 years
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
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 northwest,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Congo’s Jean-Pierre Bemba gets 18 years in jail for Central African Republic war crimesof close association with former Congolese leader Mobutu Sese Seko, Bemba enter
Congo’s Jean-Pierre Bemba gets 18 years in jail for Central African Republic war crimes
Bdnews24.com / Posted 6 days ago
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 northwest,... 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 second... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Age of Candidacy Bill - a Renewed Hope for Nigerian YouthsPresident of Kosovo was 39, Moussa Mara, Prime Minister of Mali was 39, Matteo
Age of Candidacy Bill - a Renewed Hope for Nigerian Youths
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
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 reveals a... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Former Congo vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba sentenced to 18 years for war crimesfor treatment of asylum seeker Court lambasts Home Affairs Department for treat
Former Congo vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba sentenced to 18 years for war crimes
Bdnews24.com / Posted 6 days ago
for treatment of asylum seeker Court lambasts Home Affairs Department for treatment of asylum seeker. DR Congo's Kabila brings opposition into long-delayed government DR Congo's Kabila brings opposition into long-delayed... 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 6 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 Kabila... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DR Congo Declares Yellow Fever Outbreaka commodity slump were already impacting negatively on national stability. The
DR Congo Declares Yellow Fever Outbreak
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
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 ends... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Raises Fears of DRC Violencerespect of the electoral calendar ought to take place in November 2016 when the
UN Raises Fears of DRC Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
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, facilitator of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected casesstoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain o
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected cases
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
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 beyond the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected casesstoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain o
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected cases
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
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 beyond the... Read more
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iol.co.za
DRC declares yellow fever epidemicstoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain o
DRC declares yellow fever epidemic
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
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 beyond the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Yellow fever epidemic declared in Congoa time where mineral-rich Congo is already on the edge over the commodity slump
Yellow fever epidemic declared in Congo
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
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 casesstoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain o
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 67 recorded cases
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
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 beyond the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected casesstoked by a slump in global commodity prices is already putting a huge strain o
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic, 1,000 suspected cases
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
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 beyond the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Congo declares yellow fever epidemiceconomic crisis caused by a commodity slump are already putting a huge strain o
Congo declares yellow fever epidemic
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
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 beyond the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deadly Clashes Hit DR Congo Camp for M23 Fightersare closely tied to the Tutsi in neighbouring Rwanda. They have participated i
Deadly Clashes Hit DR Congo Camp for M23 Fighters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
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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The Manila Times
Party-list to refile bill for nurses’ pay hikesalary allotted for Salary Grade 15. “May utang pa ang gobyerno sa ating mga n
Party-list to refile bill for nurses’ pay hike
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
salary allotted for Salary Grade 15. “May utang pa ang gobyerno sa ating mga nurse dahil hindi itinaas ang sahod nila sa kabila ng batas na ito [The government is indebted to our nurses because their salary was not raised despite this law],”... 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 presidential elections in November 2016, but a number of signs appear to sugges
UK 'poised' to spend £17m on DRC elections but warns Kinshasa must hold free and fair vote
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
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 only a... Read more
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Aljazeera
Deadly clashes hit DR Congo camp for M23 fightersare closely tied to the Tutsi in neighbouring Rwanda. They have participated i
Deadly clashes hit DR Congo camp for M23 fighters
Aljazeera / Posted 10 days ago
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 fightersa camp for demobilised militia groups. Rwanda rebels in the Democratic Republi
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fighters
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
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 - NGOhouses ex-fighters from the Rwandan-backed M23, which participated in rebellion
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fighters - NGO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
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: NGOhouses ex-fighters from the Rwandan-backed M23, which participated in rebellion
Nine killed as Congo troops clash with ex-militia fighters: NGO
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
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
Due Diligence Required On Prodigal Sonsto have said President Mugabe would be assassinated the same way that the Democ
Due Diligence Required On Prodigal Sons
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
to have said President Mugabe would be assassinated the same way that the Democratic Republic of Congo's Laurrent Desire Kabila was assassinated, if he did not leave office for Mujuru. Dzikamai Mavhaire was fired from zanu-pf in 1997 after he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Election Trends 2016: A Good Year for Democracy?and a compromised voters' roll. Is this a stratagem to extend the constitutiona
Election Trends 2016: A Good Year for Democracy?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
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 for the... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
President Values Cooperation for Peace and Security to Regional Economic Developmentreconstruction and consolidation of its institutions. José Eduardo dos Santos
President Values Cooperation for Peace and Security to Regional Economic Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
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 the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Values Peace and Security Cooperation for Regional Economic Developmentreconstruction and consolidation of its institutions. José Eduardo dos Santos
President Values Peace and Security Cooperation for Regional Economic Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
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 the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speech of the Angolan President At the ICGLR Summitpromote national reconstruction and consolidation of its institutions. I also
Speech of the Angolan President At the ICGLR Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
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 the... Read more
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