DRC's Kabila admits mistakes
13 December 2011, 08:18
London - Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila
on Monday admitted mistakes had been made in elections in which he was
re-elected but he rejected accusations that its credibility was in
"We wanted to organise perfect elections. Did we attain
that perfection? Not 100%, I do agree, because it is a huge challenge,"
Kabila told a news conference in Kinshasa with journalists, including
"But compared to the elections in 2006 these elections were better," he said.
said he rejected accusations from international monitors at the Carter
Centre that his victory in the November 28 vote lacked credibility.
"Probably what we have to note is that the credibility of these elections cannot be put in doubt," he said.