COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Denis Sassou Nguesso
Population: 5,062,021 (2018)
Land Size: 342,000 sq km (132,047 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Sat - Apr 20, 2019: UN Condemns Attack On Ebola Treatment Centre Which Left Doctor Dead, Two Others Injured - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[UN News] The UN has condemned an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Friday, which led to the death of a doctor working for the World Health Organization (WHO), and injured two others.
- Thu - Apr 18, 2019: Central African Fibre Links Beginning to Fall Into Place With the Soon-to-Be Realised - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[Balancing Act] London -What was once Africa's slowest cross-border project is finally beginning to gather some pace. If recent announcements by politicians turn into reality, there could soon be a new fibre link in place to the Central African Republic. Russell Southwood looks at what might be about to happen.
- Sun - Mar 24, 2019: Warriors Clinch AFCON Qualification - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe senior national football team has booked a place in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals in Egypt with a 2-0 defeat of Congo-Brazzaville in a Group G final encounter played at a packed National Sports Stadium Sunday afternoon.