March 24, 2019
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DR Congo opposition leader calls for ‘peaceful resistance’ against new president

DR Congo opposition leader Martin Fayulu pronounced his first speech during a rally on Saturday since losing a disputed election, rejecting any outreach by the new president, Félix Tshisekedi, and calling for “peaceful resistance”. Fayulu has denounced an “electoral coup” orchestrated by former president, Joseph Kabila, with the blessing of Tshisekedi. Kabila, who ruled Continue Reading:

Massive rigging in DR Congo elections unearthed

The people of the Democratic Republic of Congo may have just experienced one of the biggest electoral frauds in recent history. The country’s electoral commission this month announced opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi as the winner of a historic election marking the end of President Joseph Kabila’s 18 years in power. But a Financial Times analysis of two […]Continue Reading:

President Mnangagwa congratulates DR Congo’s Tshisekedi

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: