Deal reached in Democratic Republic of the Congo to allow President Joseph Kabila to stay in office for another year

The photo shows the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s President Joseph Kabila. Under a deal announced by the opposition, Kabila will remain in power for another year. (By AFP) The opposition and the government in the Democratic Republic of the Congo have agreed on a deal to allow President Joseph Kabila remain in office for […]

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Congo’s President Joseph Kabila picks opposition lawmaker Samy Badibanga as new premier

Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader, Samy Badibanga (Photo by AFP) The Democratic Republic of Congo’s President Joseph Kabila has named an opposition lawmaker as prime minister following a controversial agreement struck between the government and some opposition groups. According to a presidential decree read on state television on Thursday, Samy Badibanga who led a fringe […]

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