Latest News for: Kinshasa law


From Congo to Scotland: Debora Kayembe's journey to becoming Edinburg University's rector

Anadolu Agency 01 Feb 2024
Born into a wealthy family in Kinshasa, Kayembe expressed early aspirations to pursue law due to her interest in human rights ... “I practice law in court as well as continue campaigning for human rights.

Felix Tshisekedi inaugurated for second term as DR Congo president

Anadolu Agency 20 Jan 2024
Dieudonne Kamuleta, head of the constitutional court, administered the oath at the Martyrs Stadium in the capital Kinshasa. Tshisekedi vowed to “observe and defend the Constitution, laws, to ...

Belgium's Africa museum pores over colonial-era collection

Iosco County News Herald 18 Jan 2024
An inventory of 80,000 objects -- sculptures, masks, utensils, musical instruments -- from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) was already handed over to Kinshasa authorities two years ago.

Ahead of DR Congo vote, youngsters crave jobs

Urdu Point 14 Dec 2023
Gedeon, 22, driving his auto-rickshaw through the bustling streets of DR Congo's capital Kinshasa, said he never imagined he would end up doing the job he does ... Prisca Musangi, 27, studied law in Kinshasa but cannot find work.

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Appointed By Democratic Republic Of Congo To Investigate Laundering Of Critical ...

MENA FN 11 Dec 2023
(MENAFN - AETOSWire) (BUSINESS WIRE )--His Excellency Mr. Fe–lix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, has met in Kinshasa with members of the law firm ... .

CORRECTING and REPLACING Headline Amsterdam & Partners LLP Appointed by Democratic Republic of Congo to ...

The Joplin Globe 11 Dec 2023
Félix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, has met in Kinshasa with members of the law firm Amsterdam & Partners LLP, which has been retained by the ...

Election campaign kicks off in DR Congo 19 Nov 2023
KINSHASA, Nov ... In a press release published Saturday night in Kinshasa, CENI President Denis Kadima called on candidates to respect the laws and good electoral practices during this campaign which will last for a month.

DRC : Law firm Gauvin & Raji to set up shop in Kinshasa

Africa Intelligence 26 Oct 2023
The law firm Gauvin & Raji, which has offices Paris and Casablanca, is planning to open an outpost in Kinshasa ....

Women in politics suffer intimidation, assault in DR Congo

The Daily Telegraph Australia 05 Jul 2023
... existing laws and investigate cases of violence.

DR Congo: Reject Discriminatory Nationality Bill

Human Rights Watch 02 May 2023
(Kinshasa) – The Democratic Republic of Congo's parliament should reject a draft law that authorities could use to discriminate against Congolese citizens on the basis of their parents’ national origin, Human Rights Watch said today.

Law that would bar Congo’s only Jewish politician from presidency is under consideration again

The Jerusalem Post 01 Apr 2023
Backers of a law that would bar ... The law, reintroduced to the African nation’s parliament in Kinshasa this week, would bar anyone without two Congolese parents from ascending to the presidency.

Where in the world was this video of a mob chasing down the police filmed?

The Observers 27 Mar 2023
Other versions of the video posted online the same day say that it was filmed in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ... Protests in Kinshasa that day were deadly, as our Observers reported at the time.

M23 rebels declare immediate cease-fire with government in Congo

Anadolu Agency 07 Mar 2023
Guterres urged all parties to the conflict to provide immediate and unrestricted humanitarian access to the affected people, as well as to protect civilians and uphold international humanitarian law.

Why SADC leaders slammed proposed US law to punish African countries for trading with Russia

Independent online (SA) 21 Aug 2022
The Countering Malign Russian Activities in Africa Act passed the House of Representatives on 27 April by a huge, 419-9 majority, is now sure to be passed by the Senate and become law soon ... SADC countries dismiss law.