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Congo-Kinshasa

Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba

Date of Birth: 14/12/1932
Place of Birth: Luluabourg, Belgian Congo, now Kananga, Congo-Kinshasa


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Timeline of a troubled vote

• 26 November: The last day of the campaign when the Republican Guard shot at least twelve supporters of Etienne Tshisekedi wa Malumba's Union pour la démocratie et le progrès social (UDPS) at Kinshasa's N'djili Airport...


Bargain mine sales draw fire

President Joseph Kabila’s main challenger Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba went to Canada in September to meet the directors of First Quantum Minerals one of the companies most affected by the forced asset sales or seizures...


Fears grow of poll delay

The opposition Union pour la démocratie et le progrès social (UDPS led by the veteran Étienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba) complained about this and now the CENI must sort it out...


A rocky electoral road

On 5 September a crowd of supporters of President Joseph Kabila’s Parti du peuple pour la reconstruction et le développement pelted about 1 000 supporters of Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba outside their party headquarters...

Etienne Tshisekedi is thus Kabila’s main opponent...


Prison politics

Kabila will hope Bemba’s candidacy if allowed will inconvenience more threatening candidates such as the veteran leader of the Union pour la démocratie et le progrès social Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba and the former National Assembly Speaker Vital Kamerhe...


Election express

The veteran oppositionist Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba the 78-year-old President of the Union pour la démocratie et le progrès social (UDPS) is seen as the Kasai leader...


Taking the democratic out of DRC

To avoid this scenario Reverend Daniel Ngoy Mulunda the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission who is a Katangan relative of Kabila’s and a member of his Parti du peuple pour la reconstruction et le développement has been holding talks with one of the main opposition figures the veteran President of the Union pour la démocratie et le progrès social Etienne Tshisekedi...


Kabila again

There are three other serious runners: the veteran Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumba; Oscar Kashala Lukumuenda a businessman who took just 3...

Tshisekedi’s triumphal return Etienne Tshisekedi returned to Kinshasa in triumph on 8 December greeted (it is claimed) by a million supporters on his route home from the airport...


Top in trade and investment

In December rattling his sabre for 2011 elections veteran oppositionist Etienne Tshisekedi told Radio France International that the Chinese presence in Congo-Kinshasa was uninvited and Chinese money ‘does not go to so-called road construction but to the detriment of everything that is in the national interest...


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