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Rise of ‘Mr Fix It’ Matiang’i: CS who heads core dockets has Uhuru’s ear

He also ended the power tussle pitting Lands ministry and the National Land Commission and left the docket after Jacob Kaimenyi, the current ambassador to Belgium, took over as Lands boss.

The Star , Kenya Jan 23, 2019

Chelsea sign Higuain to ignite spluttering attack

– ‘Number one target’ – Chelsea’s problems up front forced Sarri to play Belgium star Eden Hazard out of position as a striker rather than in his preferred position on the flanks.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 23, 2019

DR Congo to inaugurate new president on Thursday

It will be the first peaceful transition of power in the history of the Democratic Republic of Congo, which gained independence from Belgium in 1960.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 23, 2019

Chelsea sign Higuain on loan until end of the season

– ‘Number one target’ – Chelsea’s problems up front forced Sarri to play Belgium star Eden Hazard out of position as a striker rather than in his preferred position on the flanks.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 23, 2019

DRC presidential inauguration set for Thursday

It will be the first peaceful transition of power in the history of the Democratic Republic of Congo, which gained independence from Belgium in 1960.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 23, 2019

US recognises Tshisekedi after controversial DR Congo vote

The US also hailed outgoing president Joseph Kabila for peacefully ceding power, a first in DR Congo since its 1960 independence from Belgium, although Kabila stayed beyond his term.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 23, 2019

In DRC, the Tshisekedi no one had expected takes power

Now Tshisekedi, 55, is taking over after a disputed vote, with his inauguration on Thursday marking troubled DRC's first democratic transfer of power since independence in 1960 from Belgium.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 23, 2019

EU, AU urge DRC leader to unite country after tense polls

The mineral-rich country is on the brink of its first peaceful, democratic transfer of power since independence in 1960 from Belgium.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 23, 2019

EU warns of crime risks from governments' sales of passports, visas

FILE PHOTO: European Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Commissioner Vera Jourova speaks during an interview with Reuters at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, September 11, 2017.

Reuters , Africa Jan 23, 2019

DR Congo presidential inauguration set for Thursday

It will be the first peaceful transition of power in the history of the Democratic Republic of Congo, which gained independence from Belgium in 1960.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 23, 2019