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THE southern African regional body Sadc has called for a unity government in the Democratic Republic of Congo, following the disputed presidential election. All political leaders should agree a negotiated settlement, it said. Opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi was declared winner but another opponent of the current administration, Martin Fayulu, insists he won. He Continue Reading:
PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday congratulated Democratic Republic of Congo president-elect Felix Antoine Tshisekedi on his victory in the presidential elections in that country. He also congratulated outgoing president Joseph Kabila for the manner in which his government conducted the election. In his congratulatory message, President Mnangagwa said he was looking Continue Reading:
“Congo is free at last,” wailed an old woman, tears streaming down her cheeks. “We have waited years for this moment!” Two young girls behind her gyrated their hips and sang, “Bye-oh Kabila,” again and again. A senior adviser to the Democratic Republic of Congo’s President Joseph Kabila has said that he accepts the Presidential Victory […]Continue Reading: