The inauguration of Felix Tshisekedi as president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been postponed, probably until Thursday, according to a government spokesman. On Monday, Congo police dispersed a gathering of supporters waiting to hear a speech by presidential runner-up Martin Fayulu.
Presidential Inauguration Ceremony Postponed
allAfrica, 22 January 2019
The inauguration of Felix Tshisekedi as president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been postponed. Read more »
A tweet by presidential runner-up Martin Fayulu on January 21, 2019.
How Realpolitik Will Dictate Election Winner
Deutsche Welle, 21 January 2019
Doubts persist on Felix Tshisekedi victory at the polls. But the national and international consensus seems to be that stability is more important than democratic ideals. Read more »
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