Despite all the publicity
surrounding Joseph Kabila, perhaps the most unexpected leader in
Africa’s modern history, very little is still known about him. His
past, including his parentage, is clouded in thick layers of doubt.
With uncertainty about who the real power behind the throne is,
no one has any idea how this shy and retiring young man will fare
when the heat is turned up. François Misser set out to look for
some answers to the Kabila enigma.