In this unedited interview for the programme “Talking it Over”, Chris Chambers talks to Filip Reyntjens, Belgian African expert on the Great Lakes region: Rwanda, Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda. He talks about what he calls the First African World War. He was a constitutional lawyer. To avoid the draft, he went to Rwanda in 1976 and got hooked on Africa.
Interviewer: Chris Chambers
Recorded: October 2001