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10 Dec, 2011, 13:45 GMT FreeFair DRC and Falling Whistles Urge Congolese Government to Respect Judicial Challenges to Election; Hew to Constitutional Guarantees

Restoring SMS communications, investigating extra-judicial killings are key to keeping the peace In the wake of announced results of what by all...


06 Dec, 2011, 17:23 GMT FreeFair DRC Launches Election Incident Map

Today, FreeFair DRC launched a map detailing reported irregularities, allegations of fraud, and incidents of violence during the elections in the...


05 Dec, 2011, 12:44 GMT FreeFair DRC Calls on the Roman Catholic Church and Others to Release Their Findings Urgently

With tensions on the rise and mounting concerns about the lack of transparency around official vote tallies, FreeFair DRC calls on the Roman Catholic ...


04 Dec, 2011, 22:21 GMT Amid Allegations of Fraud, FreeFair DRC Calls on Congo Election Commission to Release Verifiable Voting Results

As ordinary Congolese and observer missions continue to document reports of voting irregularities in last week's national elections, FreeFair DRC...


02 Dec, 2011, 14:19 GMT As Votes Are Counted, FreeFair DRC Urges Transparent Process and Restraint by Candidates, Supporters, and Security Forces

In response to recent, troubling reports about the lack of security of ballot materials at compilations centres in Kinshasa, FreeFair DRC urges the...


29 Nov, 2011, 17:57 GMT FreeFair DRC Calls for Independent Verification of New Ballot Materials Arriving in DRC

Reliable sources have confirmed to FreeFair DRC that a shipment of ballot boxes, containing millions of ballots, is currently en route from South...


15 Nov, 2011, 14:00 GMT FreeFair DRC Launches Operations in Congo

FreeFair DRC kicked off activities in Kinshasa Monday with a panel event to discuss the troubling spectre of election-related violence that continues ...