Martin Fayulu's campaign says he won the presidential election with 61 percent of vote
In push for wall funding, Trump warns of southern 'invasion'; meanwhile, partial federal shutdown enters 21st day
Nine-term US representative from Iowa will now face a primary challenge back home
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo decided to go ahead with Jan. 16-17 meeting "because it is essential to conduct of foreign affairs essential to national security"
But a full resumption of government operations is unlikely because Senate Republican Leader McConnell has said he will not bring the House bill up for a vote
Result could lead to country’s first democratic transfer of power since independence from Belgium in 1960; U.N. notes 'broad and inclusive participation of political parties'
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer gave the Democratic response from Capitol Hill to President Donald Trump's address urging funding for his wall on the US-Mexico border
President Donald Trump would almost certainly face a legal challenge if he carries out his threat to get funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall by declaring a national emergency and circumventing Congress's purse-strings power
Party of Nelson Mandela slowly losing support over shortcomings in running the country and corruption scandals
Trump administration pushes hard on border crisis and accuse Democrats of refusing to negotiate reopening of government
Pre-election polls indicated that opposition figure Martin Fayulu was favorite to replace Kabila, who threw his support behind his former interior minister, Emmanuel Shadary