Kinshasa, January 26th, 2019 (ACP) .- The National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO) recognizes Felix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo as President-elect of the DRC, said the second deputy secretary general of this organization, Father Georges Kalenga, in remarks on Friday by a German radio. CENCO « takes note of all that has happened » and recognizes « that there was the final proclamation by the Constitutional Court.
There is a new President of the Republic is M. Felix Tshisekedi, « said the Catholic priest.Initially, this organization of the Catholic Church had contested the victory of the Head of State proclaimed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and confirmed by an irrevocable judgment of the constitutional court.
« After the judgment of the Constitutional Court, the CENCO can no longer challenge, it is a competent institution, so CENCO today recognizes Mr. Felix Tshisekedi as President of the DRC, » said Father Georges Kalenga. ACP/