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SADC Double Troika and AU to meet in Ethiopia over DRC situation

by editor1 / Jan 15, 2019 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Double Troika is to convene a joint meeting with the African Union (AU) over the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

Felix Tshisekedi wins DRC presidential poll

by editor1 / Jan 10, 2019 / 0 comments
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NAMPA-Reuters

-Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi has been declared the winner of the long-delayed, disorganised and controversial presidential election, in an announcement by the electoral commission early Thursday that surprised many, as the vast country braced for possible protests over alleged rigging.

SEOM says DRC elections were generally peaceful

by editor1 / Jan 03, 2019 / 0 comments
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SADC Secretariat

-The SADC Electoral Observation Mission (SEOM), says the DRC's presidential, legislative and provincial elections were held in a generally peaceful atmosphere.

Raila Odinga urges AU, SADC to find a lasting solution to DRC political situation

by editor1 / Jan 01, 2019 / 0 comments
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-The former Prime Minister of Kenya is urging the African Union (AU) and Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) to find a lasting solution to the political situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

DRC opposition leaders meet SADC Chairperson in Windhoek

by editor1 / Dec 14, 2018 / 0 comments

-The Movement for the Liberation of the Congo and Ensemble Party leaders have informed the Chairperson of SADC that their candidate Martin Fayulu is being prevented from campaigning peacefully.

SADC condemns killing of eight UN peacekeepers in DRC

by editor1 / Nov 18, 2018 / 0 comments
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-SADC has condemned the killing of eight UN peacekeepers in Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) north-eastern city, Beni.

Botswana urges DRC president Kabila to step down

by editor1 / Feb 27, 2018 / 0 comments

Botswana has urged the President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila, to step down.

DRC community in Namibia march over governance issues

by editor1 / Jan 01, 2018 / 0 comments

The Democratic Republic of Congo community in Namibia held a march on Monday over a host of developmental and governance issues, which it says, needs the intervention of peace loving countries.

DRC reports that a fourth person has died from Ebola

by editor1 / May 22, 2017 / 0 comments

The Health Ministry in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reported that a fourth person has died from Ebola.

Congolese awaiting appointment of new Prime Minister

by editor1 / Apr 06, 2017 / 0 comments

Democratic Republic of Congo, citizens are awaiting word on who will be the new Prime Minister. The announcement will be made on Friday. President Joseph Kabila on Wednesday assured citizens the announcement will be made in 48 hours while addressing Parliament.

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