Africa Talks to You #2


Original Caption:

Leopoldville -- Premier Patrice Lumumba crosses the city in a Congolese Army truck after his arrest and return to the captial. A Conglese officer holds the rope that ties the former strongman's wrists. (1960)

1 comment:

Fred said...

This was the first act of Mobuto's kleptocracy. After grabbing Lumumba, he grabbed the nation, its mineral riches, every leopardskin toque he could find...