Congo After Laurent Kabila

Congo After Laurent Kabila

Two weeks ago Congo government officials confirmed President Laurent Kabila was assassinated by one of his own security guards. A panel talks about Congo's future and that of its neighbors under Kabila's son, Joseph, and how the new U.S...

Two weeks ago Congo government officials confirmed President Laurent Kabila was assassinated by one of his own security guards. A panel talks about Congo's future and that of its neighbors under Kabila's son, Joseph, and how the new U.S. administration is likely to approach relations with Congo and other sub-Saharan African nations.

Guests

Ahmedou Ould-Abdallah

executive director of the Global Coalition for Africa

Adam Hochschild

professor of journalism at UC Berkeley and author of "King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa" (Houghton Mifflin)

Phillip Gourevitch

staff writer for the New Yorker

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