Friday July 25th 2014

Posts Tagged ‘Coltan’

Robbery: D.R. Congo’s deals with China and World Bank

Robbery: D.R. Congo’s deals with China and World Bank

Pure robbery when China proposed an aid package to the Congo. It was a mineral-2-Infrastrure deal and IMF and the West blocked it and replaced this deal with a debt on Congo in a form of robbery, by Kambale Musavuli [Read More]

Firms Linked to Conflict Minerals May Face Prosecution

Firms Linked to Conflict Minerals May Face Prosecution

New proposals to pursue those who benefit from the illegal exploitation of minerals have been broadly welcomed by activists – although some argue this would impoverish communities dependent on the trade. Under new measures put forward by lawyers and human rights [Read More]

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Tutsi Congolese? Decency commands to keep quiet

Tutsi Congolese? Decency commands to keep quiet

By B. K. Kumbi Mary Robinson said: ”I think there is a recognition that we need to deal with the deeper causes [Read More]

The Fall of M23 – A Very Expensive Loss to Many

The Fall of M23 – A Very Expensive Loss to Many

Before its defeat, M23 was seating on a very profitable business of the conflict mineral resource trade in the east of [Read More]

Rwanda: Use of Child Soldiers is Finally Beginning to Catch up

Rwanda: Use of Child Soldiers is Finally Beginning to Catch up

The Rwandan ruling party RPF has used child soldiers known as “kadogo” or “little ones”: children aged 15 and [Read More]

Rwanda: Minority Tutsi regime or ruling Tutsi bourgeoisie?

Rwanda: Minority Tutsi regime or ruling Tutsi bourgeoisie?

By Didas Gasana Here is why I disagree with folks who say we have a minority Tutsi regime. The main psychological [Read More]

Rwandan students overseas forced to join Rwandan spy networks

Rwandan students overseas forced to join Rwandan spy networks

200 Rwandan students have just received military and intelligence training in Gako military camp and are set to join [Read More]