Opposition leaders in DR Congo lashed the third postponement in the country’s presidential elections on Friday as a deadly plane crash added to the ballot’s woes.
DR Congo’s electoral supervisors may order a week-long postponement to presidential and legislative elections scheduled for Sunday, a senior official told AFP.
President Donald Trump’s former national security chief on Tuesday received a delay in sentencing for lying over Russian contacts, after a judge threatened him with stiff jail time and said: “You sold your country out.”
The Parliamentary Chief Whips Forum meeting that was meant to take place early Wednesday morning has been postponed to later Wednesday afternoon.
The acting Secretary to Parliament, Baby Tyawa, is currently determining the costs involved in postponing the State of the Nation Address.