The Current Security Situation of Banyamulenge in the Democratic Republic of Congo

October 13, 2019 admin 0

Summary of the Current Security Situation of Banyamulenge” Policy Brief . 

The paper has been produced by authors (Delphin Rukumbuzi Ntanyoma; Alex Mvuka Ntung; and Jean Pierre Mujyambere) and aims to warns overs of any risk of Banyamulenge’s extermination (expulsion) in the High Plateau of Bijombo, Minembwe, Itombwe and Kamombo, their Homeland.Read the rest “The Current Security Situation of Banyamulenge in the Democratic Republic of Congo”

Micro violent Conflict viewed from a Native with an “Urban Biases”: Would I have Prevented an Attack to my Neighborhood?

June 15, 2019 admin 0

The neighborhood of my village has been under heavy gunfire since before yesterday. It is situated in Minembwe-Itombwe High Plateau; and clashes fall likely in the new move of probable forthcoming great lakes confrontation. Great lakes countries are likely trying to create rear bases for future military plans.… Read the rest “Micro violent Conflict viewed from a Native with an “Urban Biases”: Would I have Prevented an Attack to my Neighborhood?”

This is a time to get rid of you”: The Cycle of Settling Accounts in Minembwe High Plateau

May 27, 2019 admin 0
  1. Snapshot Background

On 4th May 2019, Kawaza Nyakwana was killed by armed men loyal to commandant Semahurungure. Semahurungure is, up to recently, a commander of the Banyamulenge’s affiliated armed group, knowns as “Gumino”. When affiliating an armed group commander to his ethnic community is likely oversimplifying a complex setting.… Read the rest “This is a time to get rid of you”: The Cycle of Settling Accounts in Minembwe High Plateau”

Infiltrations dans le Pays d’Uvira: Antécédents, Mobiles & Pistes de Solutions

October 16, 2015 admin 0

Le « pays d’Uvira » comme jadis appelé dans le temps est situé au croisement des frontières de trois pays de la Communauté Economique de Pays de Grands Lacs (CEPGL) : Burundi, RDC et Rwanda. La frontière entre ces trois pays est marquée par la tracée naturelle de la rivière Ruzizi (Rusizi pour les autres) qui est longue des plusieurs kilomètres.… Read the rest “Infiltrations dans le Pays d’Uvira: Antécédents, Mobiles & Pistes de Solutions”