Congo

Congo-Brazzaville

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 11:23:10 GMT
Crackdown On Dissent As Economic Crisis Exacerbates Failures in Health System
[AI London] Authorities in the Republic of Congo have been conducting an alarming crackdown on human rights defenders and activists who have denounced the consequences of the economic crisis and its impact on people's daily life, in particular on acc...

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:20:28 GMT
Investiture of Congolese President - PM Represents President Paul Biya
[Cameroon Tribune] The investiture ceremony of President Denis Sassou Nguesso took place in Brazzaville, Congo on Friday, April 16, 2021.

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 05:33:13 GMT
U.S. and the Republic of the Congo Open Skies Air Transport Agreement Enters Into Force
[State Department] On April 19, the Air Transport Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of the Congo entered into force.

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 07:28:51 GMT
President Weah Arrives in Brazzaville, Congo
[Govt of Liberia] The President of the Republic, H.E. Dr. George Manneh Weah, has arrived in Brazzaville, the Republic of Congo for a two-day visit. Dr. Weah and entourage touched down at the Maya Maya International airport at 1:10 PM local time.

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 10:52:00 GMT
Lourenço Gets Message From Congolese Counterpart
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Angolan head of State, João Lourenço, Wednesday in Luanda, received a message from his Republic of Congo's counterpart, Dennis Sassou Nguesso.

Congo-Kinshasa

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 05:09:46 GMT
Country Still Grappling with Violence Despite New Govt
[DW] With his new government, President Felix Tshisekedi has achieved victory in the power struggle with his predecessor, Joseph Kabila. He has flagged security in the country's troubled eastern region as a priority.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 08:28:05 GMT
UN Fears Resurging Violence in DRC's Kasai Region Will Spark Mass Displacement
[VOA] Geneva -- The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) is calling for restoration of peace in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Greater Kasai region, as renewed violence threatens another mass movement of people.

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 08:42:45 GMT
Zimtrade Extends Market Survey to Tanzania, DRC
[The Herald] TRADE development and promotion agency, ZimTrade, says increased engagement with regional markets is critical as the country explores opportunities for local products following the operationalisation of the African Continental Free Trade...

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 05:40:54 GMT
DR Congo Announces Formation of New Government
[DW] The new 'Sacred Union of the Nation' government led by President Felix Tshisekedi resolves a four-month power struggle with predecessor Joseph Kabila.

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 07:45:30 GMT
Tshisekedi in Full Control of New Govt - Official
[Capital FM] Kinshasa -- Felix Tshisekedi, president of the DR Congo, is in full control of a new government unveiled Monday following a four-month power struggle with his predecessor Joseph Kabila, an official announcement indicated.

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