February 21, 2019
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Eastern DR Congo boils, seven killed

The death toll in a suspected militia attack has risen to seven, an army spokesman told AFP on Friday, after armed men attacked civilians and a military position in the eastern DR Congo city of Beni. The attackers raided the city’s southern district of Rwangoma overnight, said regional spokesman Major Mak Hazukay, who updated the […]
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Presidential poll: Opposition victory in DR Congo signposts ‘red card’ for Buhari – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party has congratulated the President-elect in Democratic Republic of Congo, Felix Tshiekedi who was just declared winner in the just concluded Presidential election in the country. Tshiekedi of the opposition party defeated candidate of the ruling party, Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary during the poll, which its announcement was earlier postponed
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Electoral commission in DR Congo delays Presidential election results till ‘next week’

The DR Congo was on edge on Saturday as officials delayed the announcement of preliminary results from a crucial presidential election amid growing pressure from world powers to respect voters’ wishes. Preliminary results, scheduled for release on Sunday, will now come out only next week, the head of the country’s electoral commission told AFP just […]