Congo candidates warn against foreign meddling
The United Nations is monitoring the counting process, the first democratic poll in Congo in decades.
Local artwork seen on display, at a market in the city of Kinshasa, Congo, Friday, Aug. 4, 2006. AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam via Yahoo News.
President Joseph Kabila is widely favored to win but if he fails to get a majority there will be a runoff on Oct. 29.
Deep division exists between eastern and western regions in the country with the East having a larger voting population.