Zairian politician who was the First State Commissioner of the Republic of Zaire from 1980 to 1981. He was also the Foreign Minister of Zaire from 1972 to 1974 and then again from 1976 to 1977.
He earned a master's degree in International Relations from Catholic University of Leuven.
Despite fleeing into exile and criticizing his regime President Mobutu Sese Seko still appointed him ambassador to Washington in 1986.
His family was part of the Lunda tribe, and his uncle was Moise Tshombe, a Katangan leader.
His Uncle was politician, Moise Tshombe.