Kinshasa Radio-Trottoir: Thieving military paymasters intended to bump Prez in October

From Alex Engwete Fri Nov 16 2012, 07:07:00

(PHOTO: Cops on the beat in Kinshasa)


A persistent rumor on Kinshasa Radio-Trottoir, or Sidewalk Radio, the grapevine of the Congolese capital, has it that a group of rogue thieving military paymasters planned to bump President Joseph Kabila some time between mid-October--at the close of the Francophony Summit--and early November.

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