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Congo-Kinshasa

Vital Kamerhe

Date of Birth: 04/03/1959
Place of Birth: Bukavu, South Kivu


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Kabila and a sad jubilee

Other significant candidates include the veteran oppositionist Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba of the Union pour la Démocratie et le Progrès Social; former Assembly President Vital Kamerhe who left office in January 2009 after opposing the joint Congolese-Rwandan operation against the FDLR in Kivu; and Katanga Governor Moïse Katumbi who is popular on his home turf and might make alliances elsewhere...


Evariste Boshab

The party pressured the former Speaker Vital Kamerhe to step down after he had questioned Kabila’s decision to allow Rwandan troops into eastern Congo to conduct joint operations against Hutu-backed militias...


A credit-crunch presidency

Two weeks after Evariste Boshab a close ally of President Joseph Kabila was elected Speaker of the National Assembly and the independent-minded Vital Kamerhe had been forced from the Speaker's post minority politicians are complaining about a return to a 'single-party' behaviour reminiscent of Presidents Mobutu Sese Seko and Laurent Kabila...


Speak easy

A month after Vital Kamerhe was forced out of office a weakened National Assembly has followed President Joseph Kabila's instructions and voted in a new Speaker Evariste Boshab (AC Vol 50 No 7)...


Controlling Parliament

President Joseph Kabila’s attempts to remove National Assembly Speaker Vital Kamerhe resulted in his resignation on 25 March...


Trouble in Kinshasa

President Joseph Kabila’s worsening rivalry with the Speaker of the National Assembly Vital Kamerhe is dividing the ruling Parti du Peuple pour la Reconstruction et le Développement (PPRD) to which they both belong...


Shotgun wedding

A key member of the clique National Assembly President Vital Kamerhe has his political base in South Kivu and fears that the return of Rwandan troops would prove destabilising...


Prime Minister departs

Others talk of the President of the National Assembly Vital Kamerhe but his strong opinions may disqualify him...


The bashing of Bemba

Kabila agreed to the trip as did Vital Kamerhe National Assembly President and Secretary General of Kabila's Parti du Peuple pour la Reconstruction et la Démocratie (PPRD)...


Looking into the abyss

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...


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