Is DR Congo's New President On a Leash?
DR Congo has a new president. Yet below the surface of this monumental shift, much has not changed. The former ruling party Front Commun pour le Congo, still maintains its firm grip on power writes Kris Berwouts for African Arguments.
African Arguments, 24 January 2019
After a long struggle, the people have (kind of but not really) got what they want with President Kabila (kind of but not really) conceding power. Read more »
President Félix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo
Daily Maverick, 28 January 2019
Why has Africa suddenly woken up to the issue of fraudulent elections after the Democratic Republic of Congo voting results? Read more »
New Zimbabwe, 28 January 2019
Vice President Constantino Chiwenga represented Zimbabwe at the inauguration of the Democratic Republic of Congo's new president Felix Tshisekedi after disputed elections. Read more »
But the moment didn't last long, as he then came back and said the stress and excitement of the day had affected him. Read more »