DRC election results delayed until 'next week': electoral commission

2019-01-05 19:30
Picture: AFP

Picture: AFP

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The long-awaited announcement of the results of last week's Democratic Republic of Congo presidential election, promised for Sunday, will be postponed to next week, the head of the electoral commission told AFP.

"It is not possible to publish the results on Sunday. We are making progress, but we do not have everything yet," said commission president Corneille Nangaa. An exact new date has not been announced.

Elections en RDC: rsultats provisoires pour La publication des rsultats provisoires des lctions gnrales en Rpublique dmocratique du Congo, initialement annonce pour dimanche, a t reporte "la semaine prochaine" (Commission lectorale) , a indiqu samedi le prsident de la Commission lectorale l'AFP.

"Il n'est pas possible de publier les rsultats dimanche. On avance bien mais on n'a pas encore tout", a dclar Corneille Nangaa, prsident de la Commission lectorale en charge de la centralisation des rsultats. Il n'a pas prcis le jour exact prvu pour la publication.

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