Jean Pierre Bemba took only 41.95 per cent of the vote

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Kabila won this election with plenty of margin. Kabila had nearly 50% more votes than Bemba. Source: http://news.independent.co.uk/world/africa/article1987620.eceRead Full Story

Joseph Kabila wins the election

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Results have been released. Linked from http://www.voanews.com/english/2006-11-16-voa1.cfm --- The Democratic Republic of Congo's incumbent President Joseph Kabila has won the country's first free and open presidential election in more than four decades. In results released late Wednesday, Mr. Kabila garnered 58 percent of ballots cast.Read Full Story

Joseph Kabila asks Congolese to stay calm after election

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Earlier weeks have been marred with violence, so Kabila is asking congo to remain "calm" after the election this week. Linked from http://www.playfuls.com/news_10_3342-Kabila-Appeals-For-Calm-After-DR-Congo-Election-Win.html --- President Joseph Kabila Wednesday urged Congolese to remain calm after he won a runoff presidential election in the Democratic Republic of Congo with more than 58 percent of the vote. Kabila garnered 9.4 million votes against the 6.8 million, or just less than 42...Read Full Story