DRC: the challenges of Félix Tshisekedi’s official go to to China
The President of the Republic will go to China from Could 24 to twenty-eight. This primary go to by President Félix Tshisekedi to the nation goals to relaunch the China-DRC partnership on new bases.
The Congolese authorities has expressed its want to rebalance the “Chinese language contract”; signed in 2008 by Kinshasa and a gaggle of Chinese language corporations, ensuing within the creation of SICOMINES.
The DRC needed to make its pure assets accessible, in opposition to the development of infrastructure.
Fifteen years later, investigations by the Common Inspectorate of Finance (IGF) revealed that this contract was unbalanced and didn’t profit the Congolese.
Over the past Council of Ministers, the President of the Republic due to this fact mentioned he wished to see this contract readjusted. This could possibly be justified by the presence, within the group accompanying him in China, of the Minister of Mines Antoinette Nsamba Kalambay.
The members of the delegation additionally embrace the minister accountable for:
Protection: Jean-Pierre Bemba
Overseas Affairs: Christophe Lutundula Apala
Water Sources and Electrical energy: Olivier Mwenze Mukaleng Communication and Media: Patrick Muyaya
Territorial growth: Man Loando Mboyo.
It’s deliberate throughout this keep visits to Shanghai and Shenzhen, in corporations within the area of mining, electrical energy, batteries, building and new applied sciences.