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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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The vote that nobody wins

Such a dialogue is supported by the most important political force Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba's opposition Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS)...


Les jeux sont faits

Opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba's Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS) and the Catholic Church don't...


A shortage of sparkle

The elections look tarnished too; the government cannot keep to the revised timetable for the main polls to be held on 18 June and the decision by veteran oppositionist Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba to boycott them may make a credible vote impossible...


Looking into the abyss

The main groups that want a speedy end to the transitional presidency and assembly include the Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (led by Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba) the Parti Lumumbiste Unifié some Christian activists grouped around Professor Thierry Nlandu Father José Mpundu's Amos group and several others...

The Secretary General of Kabila's Parti du Peuple pour la Reconstruction et la Démocratie Vital Kamerhe told the party congress that the only opponent he fears is Etienne Tshisekedi...


Electoral expectations

Then this week veteran oppositionist Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba agreed to drop his threatened boycott of the elections...


Revolution day

Militant supporters of veteran oppositionist Étienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba want to turn Independence Day on 30 June into Revolution Day...


Missing a basic law

Meanwhile the leader of the Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba whose party has boycotted the transitional government is calling for mass protests on 30 June when he claims the government's legal mandate will end...


Peace is pricey

Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba's Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS) is particularly angry at the postponement (AC Vol 46 No 2) because although based in diamond-rich Kasai the party was kept out of the most lucrative deals and has benefitted little from its alliance with the Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie-Goma...


Impossible vote

The main political movements Etienne Tshisekedi's Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social (UDPS) and Antoine Gizenga's Parti Lumumbiste Unifié (PALU) say the elections must be held on time: 'Even if that is impossible most Congolese want it...


Too many troops

There is no agreement on the minimum and maximum age for presidential candidates which would determine whether the young Joseph Kabila or the old Etienne Tshisekedi can run...


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