🇨🇩🏦Unlocking secrets from Africa’s biggest banking data leak, BBC Africa Eye reveals how millions of dollars of public funds ended up in the private bank accounts of businesses based in Democratic Republic of Congo and owned by family and associates of former President Joseph Kabila. This programme also raises serious questions about unexplained transactions through an official account for the office of the Presidency when Joseph Kabila was in power.
How much did the former president know?
The investigation is part of #CongoHoldUp, an international collaboration with access to evidence from BGFI Bank.
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In Collaboration with
European Investigative Collaborations
Congo Hold-up Partners
Produced and Directed by Joe Casey
Executive Producer – Andy Bell
Presenter – Joice Etutu
Film Editor – Tom Cottrell
Researchers – Ned Davies, Ronan Kemp, Nicole Gilmer
Production Manager – Simon Frost
Production Coordinator – Sarah Clarke
Reversioning Producer – Anna Payton
Impact Producers – Rhodri Davies, Hugo Williams
Social Media Producer – Anusha Kumar
Dubbing Mixer – Jez Spencer
Graphics – James Mobbs
Colour Grader – Boyd Nagle
Online Editor – Chris Stott
Archive – Pond 5, Getty
Africa Eye Editor – Tom Watson