CENI postpones announcement of election results


Kinshasa [DR Congo], Jan 6(ANI): The Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (CENI) of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has determined to postpone the announcement of Presidential election outcomes to anytime later this week.

Voice of America quoted Head of CENI, Corneille Nangaa, as saying, “It’s not potential to publish the outcomes on Sunday. We’re making progress, however we should not have every part but.”

Addressing a gathering on Sunday, Nangaa stated the electoral fee has solely obtained round 47 per cent of the ballots from totally different polling stations throughout Congo, particularly on account of a scarcity of correct street connectivity.

Nangaa additionally said that guide counting and compilation of complete votes was not possible for the members of the electoral fee. CENI had even proposed to take assist from the web however by some means dropped the plan following allegations by the opposition that the fee was concerned in fraudulent actions.

Nonetheless, the Head of CENI didn’t affirm the precise date of asserting the outcomes of the December elections.

Presidential elections occurred within the Central African nation on December 30 to elect a brand new successor of Joseph Kabila, who has held the Presidential workplace for a very long time span of 17 years. (ANI)


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