Kabila’s dilemma grows as M23 rebels gain ground, capture Goma
Saturday November 24 2012
Congolese flee the town of Sake, west of Goma, following fresh fighting in the eastern DRC town on November 21, 2012. Photo/AFP
To survive politically President Kabila will have to break ranks with the so-called Mobutuists around him who hold him hostage.
Kabila needs to rebuild confidence among M23 and resume the military reforms he had started at the beginning of the year that were intended to bring all rank and file within the Congolese army, regardless of their background, under his absolute command as the Commander-in-Chief.