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Strategic minerals: How electric cars are changing Congo

Cover images/SIPA - Electric cars - the future for mankind - and Congo

The DRC’s control of blue gold – the cobalt used in batteries – could give it a bigger say in global trade

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DRC | The Solutions: Paging Congo

The Solutions Paging Dr Congo

Prominent Congolese talk to The Africa Report about what is needed to fight corruption, manage the political transition, deliver free and fair elections, and ensure the country’s peace and prosperity

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Cash runs out in Khartoum as Sudan tries to halt economic crisis

 
 

In this Friday, Sept. 16, 2011 photo, vendors arrange their vegetables for sale at the market in Damazin, the regional capital of the Blue Nile region, south east of Khartoum, Sudan. Photo: Abd Raouf/AP/SIPAMany cash machines in the Sudanese capital have run out of banknotes as the government scrambles to prevent economic collapse with a sharp devaluation and emergency austerity measures.

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DRC | The Region, A tangled web of ties

The Region A tangled web of ties
The DRC’s neighbours are all keenly following the planned December 2018 elections to see how they can benefit from a change of leadership and out of fear at the instability that a chaotic vote could bring

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DRC: The People Who makes Congo tick?

Who makes Congo tick

The long-running crisis over the succession of President Kabila has groups jockeying for influence

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DRC - After Kabila: Who stands to lose?

 

From left to right: Ivan Glasenberg, Li Chaochun and Joseph KabilaAn end is in sight to the grinding conflict over President Kabila's overstaying in power. Elections are planned for December and national and international forces are putting pressure on Kabila to help the country start a new page. The Africa Report asks who stands to lose?

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