Tag Archives: DRC election 2018

02 February 19

DRC: Fayulu calls for ‘peaceful resistance’ after controversial election loss

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC’s) top opposition leader Martin Fayulu has called upon supporters to engage in “peaceful resistance” following his controversial presidential election loss earlier this year.

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25 January 19

DRC swears in Felix Tshisekedi as new president

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has sworn in Felix¬†Tshisekedi as its new president in the country’s first peaceful transition of power since becoming an independent nation.

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24 January 19

Was the DRC’s presidential election rigged?

Long before the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) finally held its long-delayed presidential election last month, speculation that the vote would be rigged was rife among large sections of the country’s political opposition. Initially, outgoing President Joseph Kabila was accused
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19 January 19

AU calls upon DRC to suspend election result announcemnet

The African Union (AU) has called upon the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to delay the final announcement¬†of last month’s presidential election.

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14 January 19

African nations call upon DRC to recount election result

The Southern African Development Community (SADC), comprising of 16 member states, has called upo the Demovratic Republic of Congo to recount its disputed presidential election result.

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12 January 19

DRC: Martin Fayulu to file election result challenge

Losing opposition candidate in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC’s) presidential election last month, Martin Fayulu, says he will file a court challenge against the result of the vote.

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10 January 19

DRC: Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi wins historic election

Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi has won the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC’s) long-awaited presidential election.

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09 January 19

DRC opposition says leader ‘presumed’ winner of election

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC’s) leading opposition party claims its leader is the “presumed” winner of last month’s presidential poll.

08 January 19

DRC: Election result delayed, commission tells voters to ‘remain patient’

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC’s) electoral commission has delayed the results of last month’s presidential election.

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04 January 19

DRC: Clear winner in presidential election, church says

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC’s) influential¬†Catholic Church says there was a clear winner in Sunday’s long-awaited presidential election, urging authorities to publish truthful results quickly.

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