DR Congo: International Peace Day Celebration and UPF National Peace Council
by Mike Samuel Makenda, UPF DR Congo
On the occasion of UN international day of peace, UPF DR CONGO in collaboration with the Congolese Government organized an event to establish UPF National Peace Council, on September 30,2017. The theme was Peace, Unity and Solidarity for a strongest Congo.
More than 300 people gathered the event at INPP Building. Among them, we had had the Procurer General at the constitutional Court who was nominated as the Ambassador for Peace, also we have seen the important person of the current Head of state Cabinet appointed as Ambassador for Peace. The National Peace Council was established in presence of Political authorities; Parliaments and Ministers. Also we had the representatives of the great four public institutions of DR Congo.
The celebration starts with the opening remarks given by Mr. Makenda Mike who is in charge of communication, and he explained about worldwide activities of UPF. Then Reverend Kadima UPF Secretary General, read founder’s message.
The General Secretary of DR Congo UPF thanked everyone present for their participation and encouraged them to do their best to bring peace in our country. He said that the National Peace Council will be a good tool for the peace process in DR Congo which is facing many difficulties during this time specially after the presidential elections.