Jean Pierre Bemba News

DRC inauguration postponed, police stop opposition rally

Also Monday, RFI, CCTV and the television station for opposition leader Jean Pierre Bemba came back on the air after being cut two days after December elections.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

The road ahead for the DR Congo

Furthermore, two political heavyweights who were barred from participating in the election, Jean Pierre Bemba and Moïse Katumbi, back Tshisekedi’s closest opponent, Martin Fayulu, who won 34.8 per cent of the vote.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 21, 2019

Tshisekedi: In the eye of an electoral storm

They included two heavyweights — ex-warlord Jean Pierre Bemba and Moise Katumbi, the exiled former governor of the mining province of Katanga, whom Kabila reviles.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 21, 2019

Tshisekedi: In the eye of an electoral storm

They included two heavyweights — ex-warlord Jean Pierre Bemba and Moise Katumbi, the exiled former governor of the mining province of Katanga, whom Kabila reviles.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 21, 2019

In the spotlight: Martin Fayulu, a fiery adversary in DR Congo

They included two heavyweights — ex-warlord Jean Pierre Bemba and Moise Katumbi, the exiled former governor of the mining province of Katanga, whom Kabila reviles.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 20, 2019

Fayulu rejects court ruling declaring Tshisekedi as DRC president

They included two heavyweights - ex-warlord Jean Pierre Bemba and Moise Katumbi, the exiled former governor of the mining province of Katanga, whom Kabila reviles.

EWN , South Africa Jan 19, 2019

How Kabila's election strategy unravelled in Congo

Fayulu — who was backed by Kabila’s two fiercest political rivals, Jean Pierre Bemba and Moise Katumbi — has called the result a “coup” and filed a challenge at the constitutional court.

Reuters , Africa Jan 19, 2019

ICC judges: Former Ivory Coast president must remain jailed

Last year, appeals judges acquitted a former Congolese vice president, Jean Pierre Bemba, of crimes allegedly committed by his militia in neighboring Central African Republic.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 19, 2019

I.Coast's Gbagbo to stay detained until February

The case was a severe blow for ICC prosecutors after similar failures with former DR Congo warlord Jean Pierre Bemba in 2018 and Kenyan leader Uhuru Kenyatta in 2014.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 18, 2019

Ivory Coast's Gbagbo detained until at least February

The case was a severe blow for ICC prosecutors after similar failures with former DR Congo warlord Jean Pierre Bemba in 2018 and Kenyan leader Uhuru Kenyatta in 2014.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 18, 2019