Diplomat from Democratic Republic of Congo to speak Sept. 7 at Parkland

Diplomat from Democratic Republic of Congo to speak Sept. 7 at Parkland

CHAMPAIGN — A noted politician from the Democratic Republic of the Congo will speak at Parkland College next month.

Zacharie Bababaswe will speak about the future of the DRC and its electoral process at noon Sept. 7 at the student union at Parkland, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., C.

Bababaswe is a social historian and a member of the National Assembly of the DRC for the Lukunga district in the capital, Kinshasa.

His visit is sponsored by Parkland's International Students Association and the Congolese Community of Illinois.

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