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Congo-Kinshasa

Moïse Katumbi Chapwe

Date of Birth: 28/12/1964
Place of Birth: Kashobwe, Congo-Kinshasa


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Kabila's two-front offensive

This impression is confirmed by the exclusion of two of the most important presidential challengers, Jean-Pierre Bemba and Moïse Katumbi, from the poll...


Kabila names his dauphin

While Kabila has declared he will not now remain, some in the church still say that the refusal to allow an important opposition figure, Moïse Katumbi, to enter the country and register as a candidate is still a provocation...

The other two main possible candidates, Felix Tshisekedi, son of the legendary Etienne, and Moïse Katumbi were each on 19%...


Kabila's survival strategy

Opposition sources tell Africa Confidential that Nyamwisi has also become much closer to the former Katanga Governor Moïse Katumbi, whom Kabila sees as his chief threat...


Slippage, not suffrage

The Rassemblement, a large coalition dominated by the Union pour la démocratie et le progrès social (UDPS), Congo's oldest opposition party, and the G-7 alliance, which supports the presidential aspirations of the exiled former Governor of Katanga Moïse Katumbi, published a statement on 7 November identical to those issued by the Union pour la nation congolaise (UNC), led by Vital Kamerhe, and the Mouvement de libération du Congo (MLC) of Jean-Pierre Bemba...


Kinshasa-on-the-Potomac

The G-7's preferred candidate for the presidency, Moïse Katumbi Chapwe, has also bolstered his US public relations firepower, adding RMG Africa Advisors to his team of five US consultancies, on a $15,000 monthly retainer (AC Vol 58 No 9, Finding Africa on K Street & Vol 58 No 14, Casino Jack plays his hand)...


Casino Jack plays his hand

Moïse Katumbi Chapwe, who promised his 'imminent' return home to seek the presidency after the United Nations called on Kabila's government to guarantee his protection, also has a K-Street outfit on retainer, the giant legal and lobbying firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld (AC Vol 57 No 11, Katumbi enlists US against Kabila)...


Kabila thriving on chaos

Most of the coalition has lined up behind Etienne Tshisekedi's son, Félix Tshisekedi, and Pierre Lumbi Okongo, President of the G-7, a group of seven political parties which left the MP in September 2015 and backs Moïse Katumbi Chapwe, a one-time Kabila ally and former Governor of Katanga, to become the next president...


Finding Africa on K Street

Two companies registered with FARA on behalf of the Congo-Kinshasa multi-millionaire and oft-touted presidential candidate, Moïse Katumbi Chapwe, are Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld LLP, a veteran of the lobbying business...


Leader's demise imperils deal

Notable among them are former Katanga Province Governor Moïse Katumbi Chapwe and ex-Foreign Minister Antipas Mbusa Nyamwisi, who once ran his own rebel fiefdom in North Kivu and Ituri during the 1998-2003 war (AC Vol 54 No 18, Holes in Kabila’s big tent)...


Kabila's co-opted cabinet

With Lumbala already back in Kinshasa, Cenco is gathering information related to the government's legal case against former Katanga Governor Moïse Katumbi Chapwe, to see if he may also have remaining cases against him dropped, in the spirit of 'décrispation politique' (political relaxation)...


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