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Martin Fayulu talks to members of the press

Congo’s Fayulu says he thrashed official winner in election

11 January 2019, 4:50 PM

The runner-up in Democratic Republic of Congo’s presidential election, Martin Fayulu, in fact thrashed the official winner with more than 60% of votes and will file a formal fraud complaint on Saturday, his camp said.

Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result, loser decries ‘coup’

10 January 2019, 5:10 PM

Congo’s Catholic Church, one of the country’s most respected institutions, challenged Thursday’s official results from a chaotic presidential election, suggesting its tally did not give victory to opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi.

Felix Tshisekedi, leader of Congolese main opposition party, the Union for Democracy and Social Progress (UDPS).

Opposition leader Tshisekedi wins DRC’s presidential election

10 January 2019, 5:47 AM

The election result could lead to Congo’s first democratic transfer of power since independence from Belgium in 1960, with longtime President Joseph Kabila due to step down in coming days.

Pope Francis

Pope accepts resignation of US cardinal over abuse cover-up claim

12 October 2018, 8:15 PM

Pope Francis on Friday accepted the resignation of Washington DC archbishop Donald Wuerl, who has been blamed for not doing enough to deal with paedophile priests.

German Catholic Church to own up to decades of child abuse

25 September 2018, 6:48 AM

The German Bishops Conference will officially release the research paper, which it commissioned four years ago. According to the report prepared, in Germany alone, almost 3700 minors were abused between 1946 and 2014.



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