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:
- Wed - Oct 17, 2018: Zimbabwe Nears 2019 Afcon Qualification - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[CAJ News] Harare -Zimbabwe Warriors have collected four crucial points against Democratic of Congo (DRC) following Tuesday's 1-1 draw in a well balanced Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Group G encounter at the National Sports Stadium in Harare.
- Wed - Oct 17, 2018: Warriors Closer to the Dreamland - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[The Herald] Zimbabwe's Warriors might not have reached the Promised Land last night, but they put one foot into the 2019 African Cup of Nations finals after they were left to contend with a share of the spoils with the Democratic Republic of Congo at the National Sports Stadium last night.
- Tue - Oct 16, 2018: Ramaphosa Too Sick to Travel - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa is ill, and has been advised by doctors not to undertake "prolonged" travel, the Presidency says.
- Mon - Oct 1, 2018: Angola to Attend in Brazzaville Conference On Kongo Kingdom - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Republic of Angola, through a Culture Ministry delegation, is to participate on 2-3 October in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, in a conference on the ancient Kongo Kingdom.
- Fri - Sep 21, 2018: Indebted Africa Returns to the International Monetary Fund - AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville
[ISS] Despite - or is it perhaps because of - increasing volumes of Chinese financing to Africa, that oft-reviled old banker, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), is making a comeback to the continent.