DR Congo presidential election: Joy and dismay as Tshisekedi named winner

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Opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi has won the presidential election in the Democratic Republic of Congo, electoral officials say.

The announcement, made overnight, sparked accusations of an “electoral coup” from runner-up Martin Fayulu.

The Catholic Church said that the result did not match data collected by its election monitors.

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