Audio: Alec Lomami x CHLLNGR 'Kinshasa (Remix)' [Download]

Grab a free download of CHLLNGR's reworking of "Kinshasa" by DRC's Alec Lomami.

DRC's electropop futurist Alec Lomami  is giving away a dreamy, alluring remix to his single "Kinshasa" by Danish producer CHLLNGR — whose heartfelt stop-motion video we featured earlier this year. Alec is prepping his EP release, sans this remix, for January of next year. Keep an eye out for that and stream/download "Kinshasa (CHLLNGR Remix)" below or over at bandcamp.

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Senegal Denies Release of Former Chadian President Hissène Habré

The Senegalese judicial government has refused to release Chad's imprisoned ex-president Hissène Habré on the alleged basis of his health concerns.

The Senegalese judiciary has refused former Chad president Hissène Habré's request to be released from prison. Habré faces life imprisonment for crimes against humanity including rape, kidnapping, slavery and executions. The decision by the Senegalese judiciary comes after the 79-year-old former statesman's lawyers reportedly filed for his release on the basis of health concerns.

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