DRC candidate Fayulu denounces 'electoral coup'

2019-01-10 08:11
Martin Fayulu (File: AFP)

Martin Fayulu (File: AFP)

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The runner-up in the Democratic Republic of Congo's long-awaited presidential poll Martin Fayulu on Thursday denounced the results as an "electoral coup".

His fellow opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi was declared the winner of the December vote by the electoral commission early on Thursday morning.

"These results have nothing to do with the truth at the ballot box," Fayulu told Radio France International.

"It's a real electoral coup, it's incomprehensible."

Read more on:    martin fayulu  |  felix tshisekedi  |  drc  |  drc 2018 elections  |  central africa
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