Tensions rise in DR Congo as President’s final term expires without elections

Tensions rise in DR Congo as President’s final term expires without elections

Congolese President Joseph Kabila’s final term in office expires on Monday, with no election to choose a successor and amid a surge in popular anger over what opponents say is an attempt to cling to power in defiance of the constitution. The election has been postponed until at least April 2018 on the grounds of […]