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Congo-Kinshasa

Laurent-Désiré Kabila

Date of Birth: 27 November 1939
Place of Birth: Likasi, Congo-K
Died: 18 January 2001


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A military trap

A Zimbabwean withdrawal from Congo would certainly endanger the increasingly unpopular regime of President Laurent-Désiré Kabila...


Bye bye Billy

Several of Rautenbach's Zimbabwean employees were arrested we hear after they tore down notices in Gécamines headquarters announcing the firing of Rautenbach and break-up of CMG (a joint venture between his Ridgepointe Company in which some ministers of President Laurent-Désiré Kabila's government had a stake and Gécamines)...


Who's next?

Mnangagwa is a supporter of the Zimbabwean companies that supply the forces propping up Laurent-Désiré Kabila's regime in Congo...


Hanging on

It is not yet time to write off President Laurent-Désiré Kabila whose government is trying to climb out of the deep economic hole it has dug itself...


Shaky movers

The men who lead Laurent-Désiré Kabila's government were mostly in exile until he seized power in 1997 and owe their status to presidential favour rather than local power-base...


Boutef rides his luck

His discussions with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and South African President Thabo Mbeki messages on debt to British Prime Minister Tony Blair and entertaining of such personages as Congo-Kinshasa's Laurent-Désiré Kabila fill local media (slipping back into bad old habits under pressure from a presidency which believes state television is for state spokespeople)...


Not yet endgame

Last month President Sam Nujoma backed Luanda's onslaught on 'UNITA bandits' straight after a summit at State House Windhoek with Angolan Defence Minister Kundi Paihama Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and Congo-Kinshasa's President Laurent-Désiré Kabila...


Unconstitutional

Two years of Laurent Kabila have proved them wrong...


More rumblings

The idea Congolese sources say but US sources won't confirm is to bring several senior Congolese politicians including President Laurent-Désiré Kabila to agree on an implementation programme and supporting mechanisms for the Lusaka peace accord...


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