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Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu Wa Za Banga

Date of Birth: 14 October 1930
Place of Birth: Lisala, Congo-K
Died: 7 September 1997


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Office politics

The Tajideens came to Congo in 1997 when the late Laurent-Désiré Kabila toppled Mobutu Sese Seko...


Kabila targets the land

Regardless of government protests to the contrary the law raises for some the spectre of the ‘Zaïrianisation’ of 1973 when President Mobutu Sese Seko transferred the ownership of foreign concerns not only in agriculture to friends relations and other people of influence...


Fears grow of poll delay

President Denis Sassou-Nguesso won’t allow the extradition recalling the fate of a rebel Pierre Mulele whom he returned to the late dictator Mobutu Sese Seko in 1968: Mobutu executed him...


A rocky electoral road

The other presidential candidates include Vital Kamerhe former Assembly President and Prime Minister under the late President Mobutu Sese Seko and Léon Lobitsch Kengo wa Dondo Senate President and another of Mobutu's Prime Ministers...


Bad fences, bad neighbours

Luanda is said to favour Vital Kamerhe a former ally of Joseph Kabila’s and the Honorary President of the National Assembly founder and leader of the Union pour la nation congolaise who served under the late President Mobutu Sese Seko and Laurent Kabila...


Real bullets, phoney coup

Over 14 years after the fall of President Mobutu Sese Seko Congo has an army consisting of paupers – except for the Garde présidentielle...


Split the nation

Georges Kimba of the Overseas Katangese Community says otherwise; his father Evariste Kimba was a minister in the failed secessionist regime of Moïse Tshombe and was hanged by the late President Mobutu Sese Seko in 1966...


No uranium for Tehran

GFI offered Valencia’s owner Canada’s Forsys Metals US$579 million in cash in late 2008 along with other big investments in Namibia by Belgian magnate George Forrest who made his fortune under the late Mobutu Sese Seko’s regime in Congo-Kinshasa (AC Vol 49 No 11)...


Katanga makes a comeback

One of them Mbenga Sandonga a lawyer who wants a referendum on independence was mines minister under the late dictator Mobutu Sese Seko whose Katanga security chief the current provincial Interior Minister and former Ambassador to Zambia Jean- Marie Dikanga Kazadi had claimed that an armed separatist organisation controlled by General Elie Kapend Kanyimbu was preparing for trouble...


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