DRC elections

 
Bemba's party to appeal after ex-warlord barred from DRC vote
Bemba's party to appeal after ex-warlord barred from DRC vote
Former warlord Jean-Pierre Bemba's political party on Saturday announced it would appeal a decision to reject his candidacy in Democratic Republic...
DRC: The election that never happened
DRC: The election that never happened
“Help”. That was the one-word message I received from my contact in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). It was enough to tell me everything I...
Congolese nationals claim intimidation during raids
Congolese nationals claim intimidation during raids
Shouts of "Zombie Ndoki! Zombie Ndoki!" (Zombie is a witch) rang out on Friday morning outside the Hillbrow Police Station as a Congolese national,...
VSV calls for new round of monitored elections in DRC
VSV calls for new round of monitored elections in DRC
A rights group in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) called on Sunday for new elections after November's controversial legislative and...
Court reviews DRC vote amid fears of Kabila bias
Court reviews DRC vote amid fears of Kabila bias
After incumbent Joseph Kabila was declared the winner of the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC)...
Fear of factions ahead of DRC poll results
Fear of factions ahead of DRC poll results
The African Union (AU) has urged politicians in the Democratic Republic of Congo to show restraint after the main opposition parties rejected...
Opposition calls for DRC elections to be annulled
Opposition calls for DRC elections to be annulled
A leading opposition challenger to Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Joseph Kabila this week called for the elections to be annulled,...
Violence, fraud cast long shadow over DRC elections
Violence, fraud cast long shadow over DRC elections
The sounds of gunfire and anger punctuated election day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as millions of people got their second taste...
DRC polling stations fall victim to violent attacks
DRC polling stations fall victim to violent attacks
Violence erupted at four polling stations in the south of the Democratic Republic of Congo as the vast country held its second elections since a...
Sisulu's motorcade stoned in DRC
Sisulu's motorcade stoned in DRC
Defence Minister Lindiwe Sisulu's motorcade was stoned in the Democratic Republic of Congo at the weekend, according to a report on Monday.
DRC elections open after weekend of violence
DRC elections open after weekend of violence
Polls opened in the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) national elections on Monday after a campaign marred by violence -- including clashes on...
UN calls for calm on eve of DRC vote
UN calls for calm on eve of DRC vote
International organisations appealed for calm on the eve of Democratic Republic of Congo's presidential election, after a run-up that has already...

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