DRC to spend $6m on anniv. of Kabila-Tshisekedi power transfer

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The Democratic Republic of Congo has earmarked a budget of $6 million to commemorate the first anniversary of President Felix Tshisekedi's accession to power.

According to the government, it is imperative for the country to celebrate a democratic and peaceful alternation of power. The decision has, however, sparked mixed reactions and opposition backlash.

"This is a comedy and madness," said former prime minister and leader of the Lamuka opposition party, Adolphe Muzito.

The spokesperson for …
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Democratic Republic of Congo
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congo, drc, kabila, tshisekedi, power, transfer