Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary
Opposition's Tshisekedi wins historic DRC presidential poll
The Democratic Republic of Congo is set to see its first handover of power in 18 years after opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi was Thursday named by election officials as the provisional winner of an historic presidential poll. The election's supervisors had faced mounting pressure at home and abroad to publish the results after repeated delays…
DR Congo to vote in end-of-an-era poll
Democratic Republic of Congo goes to the polls this week in elections which could see the country emerge from 17 years of conflict-ridden rule under controversial President Joseph Kabila.
DR Congo's Kabila backs ex-interior minister for election
DR Congo President Joseph Kabila, ending months of speculation, has chosen former interior minister Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary to be his successor in upcoming elections, the government said on Wednesday. The announcement came just hours before the deadline for lodging applications for the December 23 election -- a vote analysts say is crucial for the country's…