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The three soldiers and two civilians died as President Joseph Kabila was returning to the capital, Kinshasa. Another 11 people were injured, a presidential spokesman confirmed to news agency AFP. The spokesman said the accident was caused by "heavy rain", although early reports suggested speed ...
Five people have been killed following an accident involving a cement truck and the Democratic Republic of Congo's presidential motorcade. The three soldiers and two civilians died as President Joseph Kabila was returning to the capital, Kinshasa. Another 11 people were injured, a presidential ...
Kinshasa - The Democratic Republic of Congo's powerful Catholic Church vowed on Friday to maintain pressure on President Joseph Kabila to step down, at a highly-charged mass for people killed in a protest march last month. "The march of Christians will not stop," Abbot Francois Luyeye said to loud ...
The Minister of Mines for Democratic Republic of Congo, Martin Kabwelulu, declined yesterday to say whether President Joseph Kabila had signed a new mining code into law that the industry opposes because it will raise royalties and taxes. The new code, which parliament approved late last month, could ...
riot police fire teargas to disperse a Catholic priest and demonstrators during a protest against Joseph Kabila in Kinshasa in January. Photograph: Kenny Katombe/Reuters. Joseph Kabila, the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, whose refusal to step down at the end of his mandate in 2016 ...

For a moment it seemed like President Joseph Kabila was finally going to let go of power in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It was all too good to be true. Kabila will not seek re-election and will instead announce his choice for presidential candidate by July, communications minister Lambert Mende told ...
President of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Joseph Kabila will not contest in elections when they are next held, the information minister Lambert Mende has told the Voice of America Channel. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. According to him, Kabila intends to respect the consitution of ...
On Friday, Congolese President Joseph Kabila claimed the UN's peacekeeping mission in the country MONUSCO had "eradicated" no armed group in nearly 20 years. He warned the mission not to consider the country "under the care of the United Nations" and said he would "clarify in the coming days our ...
The Democratic Republic of Congo's President Joseph Kabila in New York City in the United States on April 22, 2016. PHOTO | JEWEL SAMAD | ... DR Congo President Joseph Kabila has stood by the timetable for delayed elections despite demands that he step down ahead of the poll. "We have to have ...
The Democratic Republic of Congo's army is fighting militias on several fronts. Now more trouble is brewing in the east of the country, where militias are uniting in opposition to President Joseph Kabila. Coordinated efforts between several militias now acting independently could step up the pressure on ...
Demonstrators kneel and chant slogans during a protest organized by catholic activists in Kinshasa, Congo. At least six people were killed during demonstrations across the country against delayed elections and Congolese President Joseph Kabila. (Credit: Kenny Katombe/Reuters via CNS.) ...
The Democratic Republic of Congo's army is fighting militias on several fronts. Now more trouble is brewing in the east of the country, where militias are uniting in opposition to President Joseph Kabila. Silhouette of a soldier of the army of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Coordinated efforts between ...
Riot policemen march before blocking demonstrators during a protest against President Joseph Kabila organised by the local Catholic Church in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, January 21st, 2018. Photograph: Kenny Katombe/Reuters. Security forces shot dead at least six people and wounded ...
police and soldiers fired tear gas and live rounds to disperse thousands of Catholic Church worshipers as they left Sunday morning services in Kinshasa and attempted to march to protest against President Joseph Kabila's refusal to step down. Similar scenes played out at parishes in several other ...
At least six people were killed and 49 injured after Congolese security forces opened fire on demonstrators demanding the ouster of long-time President Joseph Kabila in the capital Kinshasa, the UN said Sunday. police used both live ammunition and tear gas to scatter anti-government protesters who took ...
At least six people have been killed in widespread protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo, United Nations sources say. Protesters are demanding that President Joseph Kabila - whose expected term of office expired more than a year ago - should step down. police have used tear gas to disperse ...

At least one person has been killed in widespread protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where police have used teargas to disperse protesters. They are demanding that President Joseph Kabila - whose expected term of office expired more than a year ago - should step down. A number of people ...
The march followed a November 2017 appeal from National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO) bishops, involved in DR Congo's political negotiations, for President Joseph Kabila to schedule a long-delayed new election and publicly declare he will not seek a third term. MONUSCO, the UN Mission ...
People walk as traffic is blocked by security forces Dec. 31 in Kinshasa, Congo. Church leaders in Congo have expressed "profound shock" after security forces fired on Catholics protesting rule by President Joseph Kabila, leaving at least five dead. (Credit: Kenny Katombe/Reuters via CNS.) ...
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has expressed solidarity with the people of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in their struggle "to rid themselves of the repressive regime of President Joseph Kabila". In a Thursday press release, the union stated: "Numsa condemns ...
militias in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are uniting in opposition to President Joseph Kabila, a senior U.N. official there told a news conference in Geneva on Wednesday. In 2017, a brutal conflict in Congo's southwestern Kasai region drew international attention and condemnation because of ...
FILE PHOTO: Joseph Kabila Kabange, President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo addresses the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. ... GENEVA (Reuters) - militias in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are uniting in opposition to President Joseph Kabila, a senior U.N. official there ...
On this day, Catholic lay leaders had called for peaceful protests to demand that President Joseph Kabila respect the Constitution and step down. The government responded with a show of force aimed at intimidating worshippers and disrupting the planned demonstrations. For even greater effect, Minister ...
Kinshasa - Supported by throngs of worshippers and with western ambassadors in attendance, Catholic leaders in Democratic Republic of Congo hammered home a message of anger toward President Joseph Kabila on Friday at a mass to mourn victims of a crackdown. police fired a couple of warning ...
The U.N. secretary-general is urging authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo not to further delay general elections but to hold them, as promised, at the end of this year. "In the current politically polarized climate, there is a real risk that plans for the holding of the long-awaited polls could be derailed ...
A year earlier, the church played a pivotal role in negotiating a New Year's Eve deal that would see President Joseph Kabila step down in the course of last year, his term having expired in 2016. "The Catholic Church is pretty much the only institution in the DRC with the moral authority to act as a sort of ...
ON THE streets of Kinshasa, the raucous, ramshackle capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), it is now difficult for foreigners to walk through markets without being accosted by secret policemen, nor to do so without also hearing from shoppers and market traders how much they hate Joseph ...
Axadii ayey markale bilowdeen banaanbaxyada looga soo horjeedo xukunka Kabila, waxaana mudaharaadyadii ugu danbeeyey ku dhintey in ka badan 7 qof. Mucaaridka ayaa ku eedeyey Joseph Kabila inuu doonayo in doorashada uu dib u dhigo sanad-walba intuu ka bedalayo dastuurka si uu xukunka ...
President Joseph Kabila completed two constitutional terms in 2016. He is now seeking to delay required presidential elections. He came to power when his father, Laurent Kabila, who with Rwandan help overthrew 32-year dictator Mobutu Sese Seko in 1997, was assassinated. Joseph Kabila succeeded ...
President Joseph Kabila has been in power since 2001. His second term in office officially ended in December 2016, but he is still there - and promised elections never happened. Catholics in the capital, Kinshasa, prayed on Sunday for Kabila to leave, but peaceful demonstrations turned violent. At least ...
Policemen walk past burning debris during protests in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017. Congolese security forces shot dead two men outside a church on Sunday while dispersing demonstrators protesting in the country's capital against President Joseph Kabila's refusal to ...
Nairobi, Kenya -- At least eight people were killed and a dozen altar boys arrested in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Sunday after security forces cracked down on planned church protests against President Joseph Kabila's refusal to leave office before coming elections. Seven people were killed in ...
Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo have killed at least seven people at a protest calling for President Joseph Kabila to step down, UN peacekepers say. police said three people had died and two of the deaths were being investigated. Church activists and opposition parties had backed the ...
Kinshasa - A planned demonstration against Democratic Republic of Congo's President Joseph Kabila organised by Catholics has been banned a day before it was to take place in the capital, Kinshasa's governor said on Saturday. "The city does not have sufficient numbers of police officers to supervise ...
Grassroots catholic activists have called for marches in major cities on Sunday to demand that President Joseph Kabila not change the Constitution and also release political prisoners. Kabila was required relinquish power last December but an election to replace him has been repeatedly delayed. It is now ...
Catholics in crisis-torn Democratic Republic of Congo vowed Saturday to defy a protest ban and hold a "peaceful march" Sunday to urge implementation of a deal for President Joseph Kabila to leave office and for delayed elections. Kabila has been in power since 2001 when he succeeded his ...
A senior priest of Kinshasa has appeared before a court in the capital of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) over charges relating to a call he made to ring the bells for 15 minutes every week to demand the departure of President Joseph Kabila. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. "Father Vincent ...
Attackers in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo burned down a farmhouse belonging to President Joseph Kabila Monday, killing a policeman. Kabila was not at the house near the village of Musienene. It is unclear how the officer was killed. "We firmly condemn this barbarous act and call on the ...
DR Congo President Joseph Kabila Kabange addresses the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York on September 23, 2017. Musienene regularly sees protests against Kabila's extended time in power and demonstrations over insecurity. PHOTO ...
With one year until long-delayed elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the countdown officially begins Saturday for a vote which is supposed to bring about the belated departure of President Joseph Kabila. But it remains unclear if the 45 million Congolese voters who registered in 2017 will finally ...
It is a manmade one; and DRC President Joseph Kabila is primarily responsible for it. Indeed, like Syria, the Kasai crisis began as a popular uprising against the president and his oppressive regime. Last August, one of Kasai's most influential traditional chiefs, Kamuina Nsapu, revolted against Kabila over ...
Kinshasa - The opposition in the Democratic Republic of Congo ramped up pressure on President Joseph Kabila to quit, calling for street protests on Tuesday. Tensions have been mounting over Kabila's refusal to step down. He has been in power since 2001 and the prolonged rule has led to sweeping ...
The leaders of three African nations have called on the international community to classify as a terrorist group the Congolese rebel group responsible for one of the worst attacks on peacekeepers. President Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo and heads of state from neighbouring ...
Presidential and legislative elections were delayed, the violence in Kasai intensified, a long-standing opposition leader died and violence in eastern Congo continued. To be sure, 2016 was hardly better. As the slated presidential and legislative elections deadline expired on Nov. 27 2016, Joseph Kabila ...
A spokesman for the Democratic Republic of Congo says President Joseph Kabila intends to respect the Constitution and relinquish power after elections scheduled for December. Speaking to VOA's French to Africa language service, Lambert Mende said despite delays the government is finishing voter ...
Hundreds of people have been arrested in a wide-ranging crackdown in the Democratic Republic of the Congo after fresh protests against the continued rule of President Joseph Kabila. Security forces shot dead at least six people and wounded dozens more as they fired teargas to disperse demonstrations ...
Joseph Kabila, the president of the somewhat Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), appears increasingly allergic to the idea of elections contained in the nation's Constitution. The government's allergic reaction has spread to technology itself as it seeks to prevent demonstrations by cutting off all internet ...
Kinshasa. - A country home belonging to Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Joseph Kabila was burned to the ground and a police officer killed in the attack carried out overnight Sunday into Monday morning. "We firmly condemn this barbarous act and call on the population … to ...
GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo - A home belonging to Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila has been attacked and a policeman died in the incident, local lawmakers and UN-sponsored radio said on Monday. Photos posted on social media showed the main house on the farm, ...


 

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