there are long term concerns about safety,stability and governance in this nation.
the latest news can be easily found at all Africa news go to countries ,central Africa ,then congo Kinshasa
most recently the opposition and the general population is concerned that President Kabila may attempt to extend his rule beyond the maximum period allowed in the constitution, there is an attempt to amend the constitution to allow this
50 people have been killed in protests and the offices of the opposition parties have been burnt down.
Kenya and Ugandan truck drivers have been held hostage for ransom by armed militas then released following action taken by the official security forces
very concerningly the representative of human rights watch has been expelled
overall on the fragile states index the DRC rates below Pakistan,iraq and Afganistan and just above Syria.
this is a place with a whole lot of actual and threatened violence
there are special concerns now due to the transition of power, the presidency has never changed without violence
Edited by COSMIC RHINO, 22 September 2016 - 09:55 AM.