The CENI involves musicians in the on-going electoral process


Kinshasa, September 19th, 2022(CPA).- The President of the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI), Denis Kadima Kazadi, intends to involve musical artists in the on-going electoral process in the country, with the aim of raising awareness among stakeholders and voters.

He expressed this desire during a working session with the most representative elements of the musical galaxy of DRC, indicates the information site of the CENI consulted on Sunday by CPA.

The main facilitator of the technical body of the elections in DRC based his initiative on the impact of these musical artists on the stakeholders in the electoral process and with regard to the position they occupy in society.

The latter’s spokesman, Jossart Nyoka Longo, expressed, at the end of their exchanges, their feeling of gratitude towards the president of the electoral centre in these terms: « We would like to thank the president of the CENI and all of its collaborators for the honour done to us. This is a first, and this is proof of the consideration of the CENI towards musicians. He invited us to discuss with a view to sensitizing our compatriots for the upcoming elections, from enrolment to voting”.

 « This framework of collaboration opened by the authorities of the electoral centre is a mark of recognition of our role in society, and it is a first meeting which calls for many others », continued Jossart Nyoka Longo.

Dean Jeannot Bombenga W’Ewando, Mbilia Bel, Ngiama Werrason, JB Mpiana, Felix Wazekwa, Reddy Amisi, Heritier Watanabe and Michel Bakende were also part of this delegation, it is reported. CPA/