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#PoliticoCD. | DRC: Félix Tshisekedi invites his Government to focus more efforts on improving the social welfare of the population

The President of the Republic, Félix Tshisekedi invited, during the Council of Ministers on Friday August 12, 2022, his Government to focus its efforts more on improving the social welfare of the population. Indeed, according to government spokesman Patrick Muyaya, the Head of State also asked his “Warriors” to give …

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#PoliticoCD. | Haut-Katanga: “The youth of the UNC must achieve the party’s electoral objective of 150 deputies” (Yves Nswal)

The National Youth President of the Union for the Congolese Nation (UNC), Yves Nswal continued, this Saturday, August 13, his tour to revitalize the party dear to Vital Kamerhe in Haut-Katanga in view of the general elections which will take place. looming on the horizon of 2023 in the DRC. …

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#PoliticoCD. | M23 war: displaced persons including those with reduced mobility and the elderly receive assistance in Rutshuru

The clashes between the Armed Forces of the DRC and the terrorists of the M23 for more than two months now continue to claim victims. Beyond the dead, the displaced including children, people with reduced mobility and even those of the elderly are counted in the thousands, especially near Goma. …

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#PoliticoCD. | DRC: Antony Blinken insists on free, inclusive and fair elections in 2023

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, on a 48-hour stay in Kinshasa, stresses the need for democratic elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo that meet international standards. According to concurring sources, Antony Blinken denounces the escalating crackdown on activists, protesters and journalists and warns that growing intolerance towards critics …

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#PoliticoCD. | Arrest of Mrs. Marie Masemi: “the opposition uses her to defame and insult the official authorities” (Mboso office)

After the arrest on the night of Saturday August 6 of Marie Masemi, 69, well known on social networks for her outbursts against the current regime, reactions are coming from everywhere. Politicians, activists and human rights activists from all sides have launched messages of condemnation and calls for his release, …

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#PoliticoCD. | Ituri: the authorities require CODECO to release 3 customary chiefs to “promote the path of peace”

The military administrator of the territory of Djugu Maboso Asamba Ladisi interp demands that the CODECO/URDPC militiamen release the sector chief of Walendu Pitsi, and two leaders of the groups kidnapped by these assailants on July 29, 2022 in order to promote the way of peace committed by all the …

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#PoliticoCD. | EGC and Trafigura agreement: citizen movements seize Sama Lukonde for its termination

The Collective of Movements, Leaders of Youth and Young Women’s Organizations is demanding the termination of the commercial agreement between the General Cobalt Company (EGC) and the commodity trader Trafigura Pte Ltd. It was through a correspondence addressed to the Prime Minister, Sama Lukonde, reached POLITICO.CD, this Thursday, August 04, …

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#PoliticoCD. | DRC: KCB Group PLC acquires Congolese bank TMB

KCB Group PLC announces the acquisition of Congolese bank Trust Merchant Bank (TMB) and reports that the transaction will see KCB acquire 85% of the DRC-based credit institution. This is what emerges from a joint statement made public this Tuesday, August 2, 2022 by KCB Group PLC and TMB. According …

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#PoliticoCD. | The initiator president of the SK DELLA dynamic for development, staying in Kindu, began a series of visits on Monday

Salomon KALONDA DELLA was in turn at the lokole center of the United Methodist Church in the tokolote district and at the Maman Lynn trades training and learning center in the commune of mikelenge before falling to the kimbangu church in the commune of kasuku. At the local United Methodist …

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#PoliticoCD. | Tanganyika: Filing of a complaint against Governor Julie NGUNGWA for “electoral fraud and false criminal record”

It is a real thunderclap that the Congolese political class has just discovered with the complaint filed on July 29, 2022 by the cabinet Richard Matuli against Governor Julie NGUNGWA accused of electoral fraud while she was nevertheless supported by the director of Cabinet of the Head of State Guylain …

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#PoliticoCD. | Sale of oil and gas blocks: “We must no longer content ourselves with celebrating the potential of the DRC, but it is up to us to exploit it” (F. Tshisekedi)

The President of the Republic, Félix Tshisekedi launched this Thursday, July 28, calls for tenders on 27 oil blocks and 3 gas blocks distributed in the three (3) main sedimentary basins of the DRC, namely: the Coastal Basin, the of the Central Basin and the West Branch Basins of the …

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#PoliticoCD. | North Kivu: The governor bans all demonstrations on public roads

Through a statement made this Tuesday, July 26, after two days of anti-Monusco demonstrations, particularly in the cities of Goma and Butembo, the military governor of North Kivu, Lieutenant General Constant Ndima Kogba banned all demonstrations on public roads. . Lieutenant General Constant Ndima Kogba explains in his communication that …

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#PoliticoCD. | DRC: The National Assembly authorizes legal proceedings against Jean-Marc Kabund for insulting Tshisekedi

The National Assembly has just authorized, this Monday, July 25, 2022, legal proceedings against the national deputy, Jean-Marc Kabund for in particular “contempt of the Head of State”, learns POLITICO.CD from sources within the office of Christophe Mboso, President of this chamber. This act is the response to the request …

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#PoliticoCD. | DRC: The new President of CAMES, Muhindo Nzangi visits the organization’s facilities in Ouagadougou

The Minister of Higher and University Education Muhindo Nzangi Butondo has been staying since July 22, 2022 in Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina-Faso and headquarters of the African and Malagasy Council for Higher Education (CAMES). This Saturday, July 23, in his capacity as current President of the Council of Ministers of …

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#PoliticoCD. | Outrageous, insulting remarks, … against Tshisekedi: the National Assembly opens a disciplinary file against Kabund

The office of the Assembly opens, this Thursday, July 21, a disciplinary file against the national deputy Jean-Marc Kabund, who, during his media release on Monday July 18, widely criticized his former political family, while qualifying the Félix Tshisekedi’s regime of “incompetent and pleasure-seekers”. Remarks judged by the office headed …

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