Monday, 22 February 2016 13:42

New President Declared in CAR, Results Protested

Central African Republic president-elect Faustin Touadera Central African Republic president-elect Faustin Touadera

Former Prime Minister Faustin Touadera has been declared President of the Central African Republic following a run-off election. Many hope this marks a turn from the unrest that has plagued the country in recent years. But supporters of opponent Anicet-Georges Dologuele are protesting the provisional results, saying they do not reflect the reality of the polls.

Pray that peace would prevail, not only for Central Africans but also for Encompass workers hoping to return to the country following recent violence.

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http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-35623491