Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Prime Minister Bruno Tshibala says President Joseph Kabila will not seek a third term in the country’s December elections as constitutional term limits prevent him from running again.
Botswana’s new leader has urged President Joseph Kabila not to stand for re-election in Congo’s long delayed presidential poll, saying he had already been in power longer than expected. Botswana, one of Africa’s most stable democracies, is so far the only country in Africa to have directly criticized Kabila. Earlier this year, the government issued […]
The last thing 11-year-old Mave Grace saw before falling unconscious was men with machetes cutting open her pregnant mother’s belly and killing the unborn child. When Grace woke she was surrounded by dead bodies. Her left hand was cut off just above the wrist. “Around us we saw corpses everywhere,” Mave Grace says. Wearing a […]
The Democratic Republic of Congo’s main opposition party on Saturday chose the son of its founder, a historic opposition figure, as its leader and presidential candidate in long delayed polls due at the end of the year.