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    Confirmed! Congo’s New President Was Kabila’s Puppet- Duo Set to form Coalition Government

    President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, Félix Tshisekedi, met his predecessor, Joseph Kabila, over the weekend for talks aimed at the formation of a coalition government following the December 30, 2018 elections. The presidency late Sunday confirmed the meeting via an official statement saying the two had met at the residence of President Tshisekedi […] More

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    How Congo Minerals Saw Uhuru, Raila Fight Tooth and Nail To Have Tshisekedi as President

    President Uhuru Kenyatta despite being the only sitting president in the World to show up in DR Congo for Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi’s swearing in yesterday in Kinshasa- sat calmly knowing his presence had sealed a deal. He was accompanied by his hitherto ‘brother’ ODM leader Raila Odinga and a section of leaders from across […] More

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    Uhuru, Only Foreign President Who Shows Up in Congo For Tshisekedi’s Swearing In

    Perhaps to show his relief that a fellow African President won elections in circumstances more mysterious than his, Uhuru Kenyatta has shown up in DR Congo for the swearing in of opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi. Tshisekedi was sworn in on today (Thursday) as  Congo’s president, succeeding Joseph Kabila in the vast central African country’s first […] More