Democratic Republic of the Congo (Vol 12, 2015)
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The year was marked by debates and protests around the elections that were to begin with provincial elections in 2015 and culminate in presidential polls in 2016. The government engaged in various strategies to prolong its hold on power, despite the constitutional term limit that banned President Kabila from serving a third mandate.…

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Simons, Claudia, “Democratic Republic of the Congo (Vol 12, 2015)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 24 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2015_COM_0025>
First published online: 2016



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