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First name:  Bapuwa

Last name:  Mwamba

  • Gender:  Male
  • Job:  Journalist
  • Media outlet:  Le Phare
  • Type of media:  print media
  • Born:  1942 Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Died:  8 July 2006 Democratic Republic of Congo
  • War zone:  no
  • Targeted? yes


Three gunmen forced their way into his Kinshasa home in the early hours. His nephew fled and went to alert police. When he returned, he found his uncle shot dead.

  • Journalist with opposition daily Le Phare.
    Former correspondent of Jeune Afrique Economie.


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