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The games, the president's fake cousin, and the emptying bank accounts

Planning for the ninth Jeux de la Francophonie has hit choppy waters in Kinshasa, where the head of the national committee has resigned amid a row with one of his colleagues, a DJ once known as Trouble King who has withdrawn large amounts of cash from illicit accounts held in the name of the games. [...] (478 words)
Issue dated 18/05/2021 Reading time 2 minutes
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