Citing popular uprisings in Algeria and Sudan, he told a meeting of several thousand supporters in Kinshasa the Congolese could achieve the same thing.
Tsishekedi's tribute has sparked anger in the DRC.
The toll is the second deadliest in the history of Ebola
The US imposed new sanctions on Corneille Nangaa and two other Congolese officials
Democratic Republic of Congo has acknowledged for the first time that local officials played a role in sparking the slaughter of hundreds of people in Yumbi...
Liberia is second in group G with 7 points while DRC is at the bottom of the group with 5 points.
The president has struggled to push ahead with legislative reforms in the face of Kabila's power base.
It is the third rail accident in about a month in central DRC.
"I was elected president of the republic - I cannot fall back on being an MP, never!"
When such children turn themselves in, they are sent to UNICEF which takes them to a centre to help re-educate them.