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Congo-Kinshasa

Joseph Kabila

Date of Birth: 4/12/1971
Place of Birth: Hewa Bora, South Kivu


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The electoral mirage

Yet, as the months roll on, it will become ever more apparent that the vote won't happen and Joseph Kabila isn't going anywhere...


UN raid's complex causes

Long entrenched in eastern Congo-K, the ADF has become part of a proxy war between President Joseph Kabila and his Forces Armées de la République Démocratique du Congo (FARDC) and opposition politician Mbusa Nyamwisi, exiled in Tanzania, who has close links to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni (AC Vol 58 No 4, Leader's demise imperils deal & Vol 57 No 25, Killers crowd in)...


Slippage, not suffrage

The electoral commission (Commission électorale nationale indépendante – CENI) has finally published a calendar fixing polls for the presidency, the national and state parliaments, for 23 December 2018, signalling the end of President Joseph Kabila's 18 years in office...

They argued that the calendar 'unilaterally and abusively prolongs the mandate of Joseph Kabila', demanding his departure before next year and elections no later than 30 June 2018...


Kinshasa-on-the-Potomac

'Joseph Kabila and his servant Corneille Nangaa have declared war on the Congolese people,' said Felix Tshisekedi, the leader of the Rassemblement de l'opposition congolaise...


Mayhem among the militias

President Joseph Kabila's Forces armées de la République démocratique du Congo (FARDC) are struggling to cope with a series of attacks by Mai Mai militia groups on army positions across North and South Kivu and northern Tanganyika...


No safe press haven

President Joseph Kabila's crackdown on reporters has claimed yet another victim and outraged the Mission des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation du Congo (MONUSCO) in the process...


No news from Kinshasa

The authorities refused to renew his visa after the agency had enraged President Joseph Kabila's family by reporting that they were corruptly making US$60 from every Congolese passport issued...


Losing control in Kasaï

The violence has provided the perfect excuse for President Joseph Kabila to delay further the presidential and legislative elections...


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