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Eye Witness News
Africa eyes senior Trump envoy visit for US policy hintsRESULTS’ Haley said she also plans to meet with South Sudan President Salva Ki
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 hours ago
RESULTS’ Haley said she also plans to meet with South Sudan President Salva Kiir and Congolese President Joseph Kabila to “deliver a strong message that their governments need to stop making the work of aid workers and... Read more
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EuroNews
Africa eyes senior Trump envoy visit for U.S. policy hintsHaley said she also plans to meet with South Sudan President Salva Kiir and Con
EuroNews / Posted 11 hours ago
Haley said she also plans to meet with South Sudan President Salva Kiir and Congolese President Joseph Kabila to “deliver a strong message that their governments need to stop making the work of aid workers and... Read more
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Reuters
Africa eyes senior Trump envoy visit for U.S. policy hintsat the U.N. operations. Haley said she also plans to meet with South Sudan Pre
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
at the U.N. operations. Haley said she also plans to meet with South Sudan President Salva Kiir and Congolese President Joseph Kabila to “deliver a strong message that their governments need to stop making the work of aid workers and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US ambassador Haley to pay first visit to Africawere supposed to take place this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoidi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
were supposed to take place this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding bloodshed after President Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his second and final term ended in December 2016. But the DR Congo's electoral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angola and DRC Reaffirm Commitment to Economic CooperationBrazzaville — The Presidents of the Republics of Angola, João Lourenço, and the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Brazzaville — The Presidents of the Republics of Angola, João Lourenço, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Joseph Kabila, reaffirmed on Thursday in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, the interest in strengthening economic cooperation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angolan President Attends Meeting On Peace in DRCwas attended, among other individuals, the Heads of State of Angola, João Loure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
was attended, among other individuals, the Heads of State of Angola, João Lourenço, Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso, DRC, Joseph Kabila, Rwanda, Paul Kagame and of the Central African Republic (CAR), Faustin Touadéra. Officially designated as the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australia elected to UN human rights council as criticisms surround Congo electionat best" to face the scrutiny of membership. The DRC - beset by renewed politi
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
at best" to face the scrutiny of membership. The DRC - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes from the 193-member General Assembly in New York. "Political... Read more
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Swissinfo
Congo elected to U.N. rights council; Britain, U.S. unhappycouncil, it still needed majority support. The country - beset by renewed polit
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
council, it still needed majority support. The country - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes. "Political repression, civilian attacks, mass graves. What... Read more
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FOX News
Congo bank helped Hezbollah-linked company avoid US sanctions, report saysIt raises red flags about several transactions in 2011 at BGFIBank DRC, a bank
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
It raises red flags about several transactions in 2011 at BGFIBank DRC, a bank operated by the brother of Congo President Joseph Kabila. The Sentry alleges that the transactions involved companies with links to Kassim Tajideen — a... Read more
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FOX News
Congo bank helped Hezbollah-linked company avoid US sanctions, report saysIt raises red flags about several transactions in 2011 at BGFIBank DRC, a bank
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
It raises red flags about several transactions in 2011 at BGFIBank DRC, a bank operated by the brother of Congo President Joseph Kabila. The Sentry alleges that the transactions involved companies with links to Kassim Tajideen — a... Read more
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EuroNews
Congo elected to U.N. rights council; Britain, U.S. unhappycouncil, it still needed majority support. The country – beset by renewed polit
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
council, it still needed majority support. The country – beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December – won 151 votes. “Political repression, civilian attacks, mass graves. What... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia elected to UNHCR as criticisms surround Congo electionon Manus Island. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen The country - beset by renewed polit
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
on Manus Island. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen The country - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes from the 193-member General Assembly in New York. "Political... Read more
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The Age
Australia elected to UNHCR as criticisms surround Congo electionon Manus Island. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen The country - beset by renewed polit
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
on Manus Island. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen The country - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes from the 193-member General Assembly in New York. "Political... Read more
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Reuters
Congo elected to U.N. rights council; Britain, U.S. unhappycouncil, it still needed majority support. The country - beset by renewed polit
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
council, it still needed majority support. The country - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes. “Political repression, civilian attacks, mass graves. What... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Twitter slates Nigeria's decision to honour Zuma with statuewho have made a difference in the development of their communities. President
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
who have made a difference in the development of their communities. President Zuma held discussions with DRC President Joseph Kabila Kabange on Sunday on the issues of peace and security. He visited the country as the chairperson of SADC to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Arrives in Kinshasa for Working Visitas chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the Presid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
as chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the President will hold discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange on the issues of peace and security in the Great Lakes region, particularly the situation in the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Zuma immortalised in Nigeria in bronzewho have made a difference in the development of their communities. President
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
who have made a difference in the development of their communities. President Zuma held discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange on Sunday on the issues of peace and security in the DRC. He visited the country as the chairperson of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Zuma Talks Peace, Security in the DRCJacob Zuma is in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) where he is expecte
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Jacob Zuma is in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) where he is expected to hold discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange regarding peace and security in the Great Lakes region, particularly the situation in the DRC. The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nigeria honours Zuma with giant statue in Imo Statewho have made a difference in the development of their communities. President
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
who have made a difference in the development of their communities. President Zuma held discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange on Sunday on the issues of peace and security in the DRC. He visited the country as the chairperson of... Read more
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Gulf News
DR Congo authorities meet but still no election timetablewere supposed to occur this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding fr
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
were supposed to occur this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding fresh political bloodshed after President Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his second and final term ended in December 2016.A new timetable for the election... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Kabila is Using Delaying Tactics'DR Congo's President Joseph Kabila seems intent on clinging to power any way he
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
DR Congo's President Joseph Kabila seems intent on clinging to power any way he can. DW spoke to political scientist, Dr Phil Clark, about what we can expect next in the DR Congo. DRC Electoral commission says the long-delayed elections in the... Read more
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DW
UN: 2017 may be record year for attacks on schools |on schools in Congo between April and June, mostly in its southern Kasai region
DW / Posted 9 days ago
on schools in Congo between April and June, mostly in its southern Kasai region, the scene of dissent against President Joseph Kabila. "It will take years, if not decades, before this region and its children recover from the lost educational... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DR Congo Unfit to Serve On Rights Bodya team of international experts to investigate alleged human rights violations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
a team of international experts to investigate alleged human rights violations and abuses in the Kasai region. President Joseph Kabila has used repression, violence, and corruption to delay elections and maintain his hold on power, despite the... Read more
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DW
DR Congo: 'Kabila is using delaying tactics' |DRC Electoral commission says the long-delayed elections in the Democratic Repu
DW / Posted 10 days ago
DRC Electoral commission says the long-delayed elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until at least April 2019. It is the third time the polls are being postponed. The elections were... Read more
11d
New Zimbabwe
Kabila delays elections untill 2019nation. Polls were due this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding f
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 days ago
nation. Polls were due this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding fresh political bloodshed after President Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his second mandate ended in December. But the Independent National Electoral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Undertakes State Visit to Democratic Republic of Congo, 15 Octas chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC). The Presi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
as chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC). The President will hold discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange on the issues of peace and security in the Great Lakes region, particularly the situation in the... Read more
11d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysyear, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately calle
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
year, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
Postponed Congo Presidential Vote Now Delayed to 2019Congo's opposition agreed in December to postpone the presidential election unt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Congo's opposition agreed in December to postpone the presidential election until the end of 2017. But President Joseph Kabila's electoral commission has delayed it again. A presidential election that had been postponed until the end of 2017 cannot... Read more
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Boston Globe
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysyear, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately calle
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
year, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysyear, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately calle
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
year, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the... Read more
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11d
DW
Postponed Congo presidential vote further delayed until 2019 |by January 2018 and that officials would then need 504 days to prepare the pres
DW / Posted 11 days ago
by January 2018 and that officials would then need 504 days to prepare the presidential vote. Delay after delay President Joseph Kabila, who has been in power since the 2001 assignation of his father Laurent Kabila, had made a deal with opposition... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysyear, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately calle
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
year, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysyear, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately calle
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
year, a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Congo vote delayed until 2019 electoral commission saysdefying an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 11 days ago
defying an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. Kabila's mandate ended in December, but a court has ruled that he can stay in... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysdefying an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
defying an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. Kabila's mandate ended in December, but a court has ruled that he can stay in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysdefying an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
defying an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. Kabila's mandate ended in December, but a court has ruled that he can stay in... Read more
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Reuters
No Congo election until mid-2019, vote commission says, angering oppositionKINSHASA (Reuters) - An election to replace Congolese President Joseph Kabila c
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
KINSHASA (Reuters) - An election to replace Congolese President Joseph Kabila cannot take place before April 2019, the electoral commission said, a delay that the opposition said would cause an impatient population to “take matters into its own... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Pyongyang loses friends in Africaon a marble base. In Kinshasa, the capital of DR Congo, a statue of Laurent Kab
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
on a marble base. In Kinshasa, the capital of DR Congo, a statue of Laurent Kabila, the father of incumbent President Joseph Kabila, stands tall pointing his finger to the heavens of progress. In 2008, a new presidential palace was opened in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No Congo election until mid-2019, says electoral commissionKINSHASA: A long-delayed election in Democratic Republic of Congo to replace Pr
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
KINSHASA: A long-delayed election in Democratic Republic of Congo to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until at least April 2019, the electoral commission said, a schedule certain to enrage opponents who say Kabila is clinging to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civilians, Peacekeepers Killed in Rising DRC Militancyauthorities to investigate the incidents and bring the perpetrators to justice.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
authorities to investigate the incidents and bring the perpetrators to justice. The beleaguered government of President Joseph Kabila faced legitimacy questions after he stayed in power despite the lapse of his term late 2016. He is also facing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Blazing DR Congo Conflicts Threaten Entire Continentthe mass arrival of Congolese refugees. DRC is characerised by multifaceted con
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
the mass arrival of Congolese refugees. DRC is characerised by multifaceted conflict, which has escalated since President Joseph Kabila prolonged his stay in power despite the lapse of his term in 2016. About 3,5 million people are displaced,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo poised to see election pushed back to late 2018Republic of Congo's electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
Republic of Congo's electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming days that a vote to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until the end of 2018 at the earliest, people familiar with the process said. If confirmed,... Read more
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EuroNews
Congo poised to see election pushed back to late 2018Republic of Congo’s electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming
EuroNews / Posted 17 days ago
Republic of Congo’s electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming days that a vote to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until the end of 2018 at the earliest, people familiar with the process said. If confirmed,... Read more
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Reuters
Congo poised to see election pushed back to late 2018Republic of Congo’s electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
Republic of Congo’s electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming days that a vote to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until the end of 2018 at the earliest, people familiar with the process said. If confirmed,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Small-Scale Cross-Border Traders Call on DRC to Enforce Better Tax Regimewas initiated mid this year and is proceeding. In August last year, President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
was initiated mid this year and is proceeding. In August last year, President Paul Kagame and his Congolese counterpart Joseph Kabila met in Rubavu and agreed to strengthen cooperation in cross-border trade, among others. The Rubavu border... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi's Newest, Biggest Rebel Groupin other supplies across Lake Tanganyika. This suggests a level of collaboratio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
in other supplies across Lake Tanganyika. This suggests a level of collaboration with the Congolese military and President Joseph Kabila, who the Congolese opposition accuse of fomenting insecurity in order to excuse further delaying... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
UN says election in Congo key to ending political crisiswarns in the report to the U.N. Security Council that Congo risks "sliding back
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 days ago
warns in the report to the U.N. Security Council that Congo risks "sliding back into conflict." But he says President Joseph Kabila also has a "historic opportunity to cement his legacy" as the first Congo president to hand power to an elected... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Congo warlord seeks to unite rebel factions in anti-Kabila alliancein earlier wars, is spearheading an attempt to unify disparate eastern rebel fa
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
in earlier wars, is spearheading an attempt to unify disparate eastern rebel factions into a force that can oust President Joseph Kabila, who refused to step down when his second and final term in office expired last year. This marks the most... Read more
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Reuters
Eastern Congo rebels aim to march on KinshasaCongo said on Friday that his movement intended to march across the country to
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
Congo said on Friday that his movement intended to march across the country to the capital Kinshasa to depose President Joseph Kabila, who refused to quit power at the end of his mandate last year. Led by self-proclaimed ‘general’ William... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
DRC Cholera Death Toll Surges to 500The cholera outbreak is the latest crisis to torment the country of 80 million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
The cholera outbreak is the latest crisis to torment the country of 80 million people. There has been rising militancy coinciding with protests calling for the resignation of President Joseph Kabila, whose term expired in in December 2016. - CAJ... Read more
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