According to the electoral calendar which will be totally funded by the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) government, candidates have until Feb. 20 to file their nomination papers. The results of the elections will be published on April 12, 2016.
On Feb. 10, CENI received a firm commitment from the government that it will fund the elections of governors and their deputies.
It should be noted that the governors and their deputies who will be elected will take over from the special commissions that have been managing the 21 provinces since October 2015. Enditem