DR Congo election: Felix Tshisekedi wins, to succeed Kabila

The Democratic Republic of Congo has a new incoming president, Felix Tshisekedi , the son of a veteran opposition leader. He won with just over 7 million votes or 38.6%, according to the national electoral commission. The other strongly favored candidate, Martin Fayulu, a former Exxon Mobil executive, came second with 6.4 million votes.

DR Congo election: Felix Tshisekedi wins, to succeed Kabila — Quartz Africa