Thursday, 2nd December 2021

DR Congo political shake-up: Senate leader resigns as Kabila’s influence wanes

By Abiodun Ogundairo
08 February 2021   |   9:32 am
In this edition, the senate president in DR Congo resigns after colleagues file a motion of no confidence against him. He's the latest Kabila-era leader to step out of the picture. We bring you more from our correspondent. Also, Congolese and international rights groups urge the US to reinstate sanctions on Dan Gertler. An Israeli diamond tycoon accused of obtaining corrupt mining deals in the DR Congo. We speak to Margot Mollat du Jourdin from "Global Witness". And, the UN warns refugees in the Tigray are facing an "extremely alarming " situation.