D.R CONGO PRESIDENT APPOINTS NEW SECURITY ADVISOR

D.R CONGO PRESIDENT APPOINTS NEW SECURITY ADVISOR

DRC president handpicks experienced Francois Beyo Kasonga as new security advisor

The newly elected DRC President Felix Tshisekedi have chosen Francois Beyo Kasonga as his Security advisor; The president ordered his appointment over the weekend.

Kasonga, who is in his 60’s have spent influential time within the country’s intelligence sector.…

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AU URGES DR CONGO TO DELAY FINAL ELECTION RESULT

AU URGES DR CONGO TO DELAY FINAL ELECTION RESULT

The elections that held in Democratic Republic of Congo, the African Union (AU) say there is “serious doubts”. The final results that have been call should be suspended.

One of the opposition candidates, Felix Tshisekedi, the figure that were announces brings victory to him. The other opponent Martin Fayulu of …

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DR CONGO TO COMMENCE CONSTRUCTION OF INGA3 HYDROPOWER

DR CONGO TO COMMENCE CONSTRUCTION OF INGA3 HYDROPOWER

DR Congo begins plans for construction of Inga 3 hydropower project this year.

The Democratic Republic of Congo is planning to start the construction of the US$13.9bn Inga 3 Hydropower project this year. There have been previous delays on this project; but now a joint bid from two previously competing …

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DR CONGO DEPLOYS TECHNOLOGY TO TRACK IT’S MINERALS.

DR CONGO DEPLOYS TECHNOLOGY TO TRACK IT’S MINERALS.

Blockchain technology used in DR Congo to track minerals from origin to consumption.

Dorae Inc, has deployed blockchain technology to track cobalt, coltan and diamonds mined in DR Congo. Also, IMPACT of Canada has teamed up with technology firm Consensus to track gold from small mines.

This will benefit DR …

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U.S., U.K. SPEAKS AGAINST THE CLAMPDOWN OF A PEACEFUL PROTEST BY DR CONGO

U.S., U.K. SPEAKS AGAINST THE CLAMPDOWN OF A PEACEFUL PROTEST BY DR CONGO

 

U.S., U.K. condemns the crackdown of protest by DR Congo

The United State and United Kingdom in a joint statement to Democratic republic of Congo (DRC), they said that “The use of disproportionate and lethal force against Congolese citizens and the cutting of internet and SMS services breached assurances …

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