Congo president Denis Sassou Nguesso has been reelected in a first round vote, extending his 32 years in power, the interior minister said Thursday.
Interior minister Raymond Zephyrin Mboulou announced the results on national television at 3:30 am (0230 GMT), giving the incumbent 60 percent of the vote, following elections held on Sunday.
On Wednesday, two opposition candidates rejected the partial results that gave Sassou Nguesso 67 percent of the vote.
Name (required) *
E-mail (required, but will not be published) *
Notify me of follow-up comments
A small Brazilian city will hold a massive funeral Saturday to honor its football team, wiped out at the height of their…
Sweden on Friday said 200,000 chickens were being slaughtered at a farm where bird flu has been detected, following a resurgence in…
Fashionistas and makeup artists around the world have taken to social media to showcase their talent, grow their business, gain and engage…
Powered and Developed by FilmMatters
Copyright © 2016 Arabtoday