President Felix Tshisekedi will be sworn in for a second term.
The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Felix Tshisekedi, was to be sworn in for a second five-year term on Saturday after sweeping elections which the opposition has branded a sham, calling for protests.
With tensions simmering in the vast nation’s volatile eastern provinces, the 60-year-old president known as “Fatshi” has picked Kinshasa’s 80 000-capacity Martyrs sports stadium for the ceremony.
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Publish date : 2024-01-20 11:00:46