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Dolly Makambo Nawezi – biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroDemocratic Republic of the Congo politician
Is Politician 
From Democratic Republic of the Congo 
Type Politics 
Gendermale

Dolly Makambo Nawezi is a politician in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He has served as mayor of La Gombe in the Kinshasa province since 2008.

Makambo Nawezi lived in Montreal, Quebec, Canada for several years. He ran for election to the Montreal city council as an independent candidate in the 2001 municipal election and was defeated. In the late 2000s, he was a representative in Canada of the People’s Party for Reconstruction and Democracy founded by Congolese president Joseph Kabila.

Makambo Nawezi was appointed as mayor of La Gombe by President Kabila on 24 September 2008. On March 8, 2011 (International Women’s Day), he inaugurated a memorial in Gombe to Mpongo Love, a Congolese singer who died in 1990.

Electoral record

Canada
PartyCandidateTotal votes% of total votes
PartyCandidateTotal votes% of total votes
Montreal Island Citizens Union Frank Zampino20,27926.29
Montreal Island Citizens Union Yvette Bissonnet18,43823.90
Montreal Island Citizens Union Dominic Perri16,81821.80
Vision MontrealVincenzo Arciresi7,5559.79
Vision Montreal Basilio Giordano6,4178.32
Vision MontrealLouise Blackburn6,1908.02
White Elephant PartyDenis Fournier8961.16
Independent Dolly N. Makambo5570.72
Total valid votes77,150100
Source: Election results, 1833-2005 (in French), City of Montreal.
Montreal Island Citizens Union Frank Zampino20,27926.29
Montreal Island Citizens Union Yvette Bissonnet18,43823.90
Montreal Island Citizens Union Dominic Perri16,81821.80
Vision MontrealVincenzo Arciresi7,5559.79
Vision Montreal Basilio Giordano6,4178.32
Vision MontrealLouise Blackburn6,1908.02
White Elephant PartyDenis Fournier8961.16
Independent Dolly N. Makambo5570.72
Total valid votes77,150100
Source: Election results, 1833-2005 (in French), City of Montreal.