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Central African Republic

Faustin-Archange Touadéra

Date of Birth: 21 April 1957
Place of Birth: Bangui


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The Kremlin's grip tightens

And President Faustin Archange Touadéra wants to change the constitution to permit him a third term of office despite civil society and opposition resistance...

The Russians are as focussed on threats to President Faustin Archange Touadéra's power as they are on protecting mines...


President enlists crypto for survival strategy

Regaining the support of European and multilateral agencies while relying on backing from Russia's Wagner Group is testing President Faustin Archange Touadéra's ingenuity...

President Faustin Archange Touadéra once a university mathematics professor is fascinated by the computer science of cryptocurrencies and their ability to make quick fortunes...


UN clashes with Wagner worsen

Like his Gabonese predecessor Parfait Onanga-Anyanga he was an uncritical supporter of President Faustin Archange Touadéra who has yoked his future to the Kremlin (AC Vol 60 No 6 New man for the horn)...

Lacroix championed her appointment because of the strong link between Rwanda and President Faustin Archange Touadéra's government...


War dogs' old tricks

Wagner is estimated to have about 1 000 'instructors' now in CAR where it started up operations in 2018 to shore up President Faustin Archange Touadéra against rebel groups occupying much of the country...


Choosing Moscow

They helped to secure Bangui and other cities against the poorly organised armed opposition and allowed Faustin-Archange Touadéra to get re-elected President though in debatable conditions (AC Vol 62 No 2 Victory under a cloud)...


Moscow tilt poses risks

President Faustin-Archange Touadéra is doubling down on his dependence on all things Russian – from cyberwar to propaganda to Wagner Group mercenaries and even the diamond trade...


France and Russia tussle in Bangui

After a very public spat with France Central African Republic's President Faustin Archange Touadéra is keeping Russia – a rival of the former colonial power in the region – closely by his side...


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