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DRC opposition leader Bemba arrives home for presidential bid

Thousands of supporters in T-shirts, hats and scarves bearing Bemba's face were gathered inside .


Reuters 01 Aug 2018, 08:42 AM Congo Dem. Rep.

DRC opposition leader Jean-Pierre Bemba arrived in the Congolese capital Kinshasa on Wednesday to submit his candidacy for president after a decade in prison in The Hague, a Reuters witness said.

Thousands of supporters in T-shirts, hats and scarves bearing Bemba's face were gathered inside and around Kinshasa's N'djili Airport, where his private aeroplane touched down around 9:30 a.m. (08:30 GMT). 

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