Joseph Kabila News

DR Congo to inaugurate new president on Thursday

The inauguration will take place at the Palace of the Nation, the seat of the presidency, starting at noon (1100 GMT), aides to Tshisekedi and outgoing President Joseph Kabila said on Wednesday.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 23, 2019

DRC presidential inauguration set for Thursday

The inauguration will take place at the Palace of the Nation, the seat of the presidency, starting at noon (1100 GMT), aides to Tshisekedi and outgoing President Joseph Kabila said on Wednesday.

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

The passage of power from father to son is a familiar story in DRC, where President Joseph Kabila took office at age 29 after the assassination of his father, Laurent, in 2001.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 23, 2019

DR Congo presidential inauguration set for Thursday

The inauguration will take place at the Palace of the Nation, the seat of the presidency, starting at noon (1100 GMT), aides to Tshisekedi and outgoing President Joseph Kabila said on Wednesday.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 23, 2019

DRC presidential inauguration set for Thursday

The inauguration will take place at the Palace of the Nation, the seat of the presidency, starting at noon, aides to Tshisekedi and outgoing President Joseph Kabila said on Wednesday.

The East African , Kenya Jan 23, 2019

DRC presidential inauguration set for Thursday

The inauguration will take place at the Palace of the Nation, the seat of the presidency, starting at noon, aides to Tshisekedi and outgoing President Joseph Kabila said on Wednesday.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 23, 2019

Top militia chief killed in eastern DR Congo: army

The operation took place as the country prepares to swear in Felix Tshisekedi as its new president following a disputed election that will see Joseph Kabila step down after 18 years in power.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 23, 2019

Congo is trapped in a never-ending nightmare

After 18 years in power, President Joseph Kabila dragged his feet in leaving office despite the 10-year term limit stipulated in the constitution.

IOL , South Africa Jan 23, 2019

EU, AU signal willingness to work with Congo's Tshisekedi

At stake is political stewardship of the mineral-rich but notoriously unstable central African nation, which has been ruled by strongman Joseph Kabila since 2001.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 22, 2019