The future shape of East Africa: What happens when the sleeping giant of Congo awakes

Saturday June 22 2013

Inset: DR Congo's President Joseph Kabila. Irrespective of how much the EAC will have evolved, when DR Congo comes into play, the regional economic map will still be shaped by what’s happening on the banks of River Congo and in the DR Congo’s mines.

Inset: DR Congo's President Joseph Kabila. Irrespective of how much the EAC will have evolved, when DR Congo comes into play, the regional economic map will still be shaped by what’s happening on the banks of River Congo and in the DR Congo’s mines.  

By CHRISTINE MUNGAI and CHARLES ONYANGO-OBBO

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