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Congo-Kinshasa

Étienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba

Date of Birth: 14/12/1932
Place of Birth: Luluabourg, Belgian Congo, now Kananga, Congo-Kinshasa


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More muddles in the mines

There Kabila’s popularity is far outdone by that of the old and ailing chief of the Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS) Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba who has blamed Miba’s troubles on interference and financial raids from Kinshasa...

There Kabila’s popularity is far outdone by that of the old and ailing chief of the Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS) Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba who has blamed Miba’s troubles on interference and financial raids from Kinshasa...


Elections loom as Kabila comes under fire from all sides

If the opposition Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social stands for election there it should sweep the board despite its splits and the sickness of its leader Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba...

If the opposition Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social stands for election there it should sweep the board despite its splits and the sickness of its leader Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba...


Kabila and a sad jubilee

Other significant candidates include the veteran oppositionist Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba of the Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social; former Assembly President Vital Kamerhe who left office in January 2009 after opposing the joint Congolese-Rwandan operation against the FDLR in Kivu; and Katanga Governor Moïse Katumbi who is popular on his home turf and might make alliances elsewhere...


Bemba under arrest

The favourite at present is the veteran Etienne Tshisekedi from Kasai whose Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social boycotted the 2006 elections so is not represented in parliament...


Congo-Kinshasa's cumbersome experiment

The once-credible Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social led by Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba risks boycotting itself into obsolescence despite strong support bases in Kasai and Kinshasa...


Winner takes (almost) all

That should revive the unrelenting opposition of the Kasai political chief Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba the veteran leader of the Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social who boycotts the new regime from his headquarters in Kinshasa...

That should revive the unrelenting opposition of the Kasai political chief Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba the veteran leader of the Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social who boycotts the new regime from his headquarters in Kinshasa...


One of us cannot be wrong

Moreover he is keenly courting Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba's Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS) which is strong in both Kinshasa and the two Kasai provinces and boycotted the first round...


Two elections, one country

A week before the elections supporters of Etienne Tshisekedi's Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS) brought thousands of people out onto the streets in east Kinshasa to protest against Kabila's rule...


A new political season

A powerful lobby in favour of significant changes during the interregnum has included the Catholic church various civil society groups opposition parties - of which the most coherent is Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba's Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS) - plus within the ruling coalition the Mouvement pour la Libération du Congo (MLC) and the Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie (RCD)...


Front-runners and hopefuls

As a relative newcomer to Congolese politics he lacks a national network but may get votes from frustrated supporters of Etienne Tshisekedi...


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