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Kabila rattling a few feathers by seeking to delay elections

During the signing of the global climate pact at the United Nations, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urged President Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo, who won disputed elections in 2006 and 2011, to conduct “ 68 mots de plus

One of Africa's greatest musicians has died on stage

Papa Wemba, the Congolese King of Rumba, collapsed on stage during a live performance in Abidjan, Côte D’Ivoire and was later pronounced dead. He was 66. 376 mots de plus

#GlobalJustice Weekly - Victims sidelined in Kenya

In Global Justice news this week: Victims of the post-election violence in Kenya keep struggling with trauma, civil society warned of escalating violence in Burundi, calls for more governmental cooperation rose in the light of ICC’s preliminary examination in Afghanistan and much more. 747 mots de plus


Moral condition for a rule of law.

We have to be a rule of law to build our country. We absolutely must take account of the various upcoming elections in our beloved Africa. 808 mots de plus


The Life and Times of Dominic Ongwen, Child Soldier and LRA Commander

In the first piece for JiC’s symposium on The Dominic Ongwen Trial and the Prosecution of Child Soldiers, Ledio Cakaj joins JiC for this fascinating account of the life of LRA commander and former child soldier, Dominic Ongwen. 1 313 mots de plus

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Current Postgraduate Research

I am currently working on my postgraduate dissertation at Swansea University. 210 mots de plus

By Mnar Muhawesh

Global Research , April 08, 2016

Mint Press News 6 April 2016

A recent Amnesty International report sounded the alarm on a “blood mineral” mined by Congolese children as young as seven and used in rechargeable lithium-ion batteries found in laptops, smartphones and even electric cars.

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