Jean Pierre Bemba

 
If Mnangagwa gets away with it, then Kabila can too
If Mnangagwa gets away with it, then Kabila can too
We knew, even before the first vote was cast, that Zimbabwe’s election was marred by serious irregularities. These included, but were certainly...
All eyes on Kabila as DRC election deadline looms
All eyes on Kabila as DRC election deadline looms
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) was braced on Wednesday for President Joseph Kabila to announce either a successor, or his own candidacy for...
DRC election: the dangers behind Bemba’s possible candidacy
DRC election: the dangers behind Bemba’s possible candidacy
The possible return of Jean-Pierre Bemba has shocked many in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. 
Victims of ex-Congolese VP demand recompense
Victims of ex-Congolese VP demand recompense
More than 5,000 victims of atrocities committed by troops commanded by former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba are calling for individual...
Jean-Pierre Bemba: From DRC vice-president to war criminal
Jean-Pierre Bemba: From DRC vice-president to war criminal
Once a towering figure in business and politics, Jean-Pierre Bemba, a former vice-president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, was jailed for 18...
SA mum on Bemba war criminal conviction
SA mum on Bemba war criminal conviction
The South African government has chosen to remain quiet on the landmark conviction of former Congolese vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba by the...
No peace without justice
No peace without justice
As the trial of Congolese rebel leader Jean-Pierre Bemba gets under way, political analysts will go into overdrive about what the case means for...
Silence and tears as Bangui residents watch Bemba trial
Silence and tears as Bangui residents watch Bemba trial
A heavy silence hung in the air in a conference hall in the Central African Republic (CAR) capital as hundreds of people, some with tears in their...
DRC leader goes on trial for troops' atrocities
DRC leader goes on trial for troops' atrocities
Former vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba of the Democratic Republic of Congo goes on trial on Monday for rapes and murders allegedly committed by...
War-crimes trial of DRC's Bemba postponed
War-crimes trial of DRC's Bemba postponed
The trial of former Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba, due to have started on April 27, has been postponed to...
DRC's Bemba must stay in custody, says court
DRC's Bemba must stay in custody, says court
Former Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba poses a flight risk and a threat to witnesses and must remain in custody...
Bemba release on hold pending ICC appeal
Bemba release on hold pending ICC appeal
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Thursday put on hold the conditional release of Congolese rebel warlord Jean-Pierre Bemba, who is facing...

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