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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 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)...


Killers crowd in

Even some officers in the notoriously loyal Republican Guard say that Kabila counts less and less on the Katangan troops in the Guard, many of whom may in fact be supporters of Katangan former Governor Moïse Katumbi Chapwe, who fled to South Africa in May this year, following charges that he was involved in recruiting United States' mercenaries (AC Vol 57 No 10, Clamping down on Katumbi)...


Graft disrupts long goodbye

Politicians such as Moïse Katumbi, former governor of Katanga province, are diplomatically urging Western powers to take a more robust line...


A gathering storm

There have long been heavyweights in the ranks of Congo-Kinshasa's opposition, most enduringly Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba and more recently Moïse Katumbi Chapwe...


Katumbi enlists US against Kabila

Aspiring presidential candidate Moïse Katumbi flew to South Africa amid growing fears for his safety on 20 May...

'Some people are clearly afraid of Moïse Katumbi and they are willing to go great lengths to create a circumstance where he can be jailed or in the worst case [suffer] an assassination attempt,' Gen Jones said...

Then for the first time, in 2015, Jones says, JGI entered into a security contract directly with Moïse Katumbi...

Both DCI and Akin Gump now work directly for Moïse Katumbi, with Akin working on lobbying Capitol Hill and DCI working on press relations for Katumbi, pushing free, fair and timely elections...

'I think that the risk of violence and casualties if something untoward happens to Moïse Katumbi is very high, and if Kabila decides to really draw the line that "I'm not leaving", you could have bloodshed and violence in the streets and who knows what,' Jones said...


Clamping down on Katumbi

No less predictable than Moïse Katumbi's long-expected announcement on 4 May that he will run for president was the government's response...


Papa's posthumous politics

Former Katanga Governor Moïse Katumbi Chapwe, who has recently declared himself a candidate for the presidency, made it known that he had wanted to go to Papa Wemba's funeral in Kinshasa but the authorities denied him permission to fly to Kinshasa...


Kabila delays, Katumbi hovers

As he edges towards announcing that he'll run for president, Moïse Katumbi Chapwe has been sounding out opposition groups about a joint strategy with himself at the head of a unity ticket...


Katumbi treads a fine line

Moïse Katumbi Chapwe, the man that opposition politicians hope could unseat President Joseph Kabila, has spoken out against the government announcement that national and presidential elections should be postponed for 'two to four years'...


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