January 29 2019
About 600 rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo have surrendered their weapons following the inauguration of President Felix Tshisekedi, reports Agence France-Presse.
Rebels handed over AK-47 rifles, hunting shotguns, machetes, knives, arrows and various amulets to the Kasai-Central provincial authorities following the swearing in of Tshisekedi on Jan. 24, said local officials on Saturday.
The election marks the first peaceful transition of power since 1960. Tshisekedi...
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