Congolese politician who was the Prime Minister of the DR Congo from 2006 to 2008 after being exiled from his country from 1965 to 1992. He also became the Secretary-General of the Unified Lumumbist Party.
He served as a Deputy Prime Minister from 1961 to 1962, and was Head of State in the 1961 rebellion.
President Joseph Kabila named him a National Hero in 2009, which is the DRC's highest honor.
His family is from Mushiko, Bandundu. He had four children with wife Anne Mbuba.