Fred · July, 2010

I am a consultant and freelance journalist currently living in Kinshasa.

I used to keep a blog called Extra Extra. These days I can neither confirm nor deny the existence of a new, anonymous one.

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Latest posts by Fred from July, 2010

D. R. of Congo: Independence Cha Cha

  2 July 2010

The Democratic Republic of Congo is celebrating the 50th anniversary of independence from Belgian rule. As the state proudly wheeled out some expensive new military hardware for the delectation of visiting dignitaries, bloggers Kakaluigi and Congo Miliki describe the parades in Kinshasa and Lubumbashi, while other Congolese bloggers reminisce about the era of independence.

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