COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Denis Sassou Nguesso
Population: 4,954,674 (2017)
Land Size: 342,000 sq km (132,047 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Jun 21, 2018: Razed Villages and Empty Fields Awaits Displaced - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[IRIN] The jungle has edged into fields left untilled. It has crept onto thatched-roof houses turned to ruins; and it has stretched over empty highways once used to transport bananas, beans, cassava from a region long-known as Congo-Brazzaville's breadbasket.
- Wed - Jun 13, 2018: Feature - Chinese Doctors Bring Brightness to Congolese Cataract Patients - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[Focac] Brazaville -For 65-year-old Balossa Yvonne, a Congolese woman who is suffering from cataract for months, a cure for her illness is to receive a surgery.
- Tue - Jun 5, 2018: 2018 Women AFCON Qualifiers - Lionesses En Route to Brazzaville - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[Cameroon Tribune] They will play against the Red Devils of Congo at the Stade Alphonse Massemba-Débat on Wednesday June 6, 2018.
- Thu - May 31, 2018: KDF Teams Vow to Conquer Africa After Receiving Flag - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[Nation] Eight-time national basketball champions Ulinzi Warriors are ready for the inaugural Africa Masculine Military Basketball Championship due for June 11-21 in Congo, Brazzaville.