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Congo-Kinshasa

Jean-Pierre Bemba

Date of Birth: 4 November 1962


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Holes in Kabila’s big tent

They include the UPDS; the Mouvement de libération du Congo (MLC), whose leader, Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, is on trial for crimes against humanity at the International Criminal Court; and the Union pour la nation congolaise (UNC), led by former National Assembly President Vital Kamerhe...


Keeping an eye on oil

Another re-elected rebel is Fidèle Babala Wandu, a former Spokesman for Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo of the Mouvement de libération du Congo (MLC), currently on trial at the International Criminal Court in the Hague for crimes against humanity...


Opposition steps up fight

Jean-Pierre Bemba’s Mouvement de libération du Congo took 13 seats; the pro-Kabila Mouvement social pour le renouveau, twelve; the Parti lumumbiste unifié (Palu, allied to Kabila) nine; the equally Kabilist Alliance pour le renouveau du Congo, eight...


Fears grow of poll delay

He claimed to be negotiating with Kengo, Vital Kamerhe of the Union pour la nation congolaise, and Jean-Pierre Bemba of the Mouvement de libération du Congo, who is on trial before the International Criminal Court in the Hague (AC Vol 52 No 19, A rocky electoral road)...


A rocky electoral road

Its leader, Jean-Pierre Bemba, is on trial in the Hague, accused of atrocities in Central African Republic in 2002-03...


Prison politics

Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo is not letting his status as a prisoner on trial at the International Criminal Court get in the way of standing in the presidential election, set for 28 November...


Bad fences, bad neighbours

Angola helped the late Laurent-Désiré Kabila to power in Kinshasa in 1997 and then supported his son, President Joseph Kabila, against his rival Jean-Pierre Bemba in 2007...


Election express

Its Secretary General, François Mwamba Tshishimbi, wants to take over the leadership from Jean-Pierre Bemba, whose war crimes trial drags on in the Hague...


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