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01-Apr-2020 to 20:34

Death toll in rainstorm in Brazzaville rises to 20

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — Twenty people have lost their lives in the Brazzaville commune of Kintele, following a heavy rainstorm on Wednesday morning, the City Mayor, Stella Mensha Sassou N’Guesso, has announced.

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31-Mar-2020 to 13:26

Covid-19: Congo’s former president Yhombi Opango dies in France

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — Former Congolese President (1977-1979) Joachim Yhombi Opango, 81, died Monday in France of the Covid-19, national television said on Tuesday.

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18-Mar-2020 to 20:32

Congo confirms three Covid-19 cases

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The Congolese government has announced two new cases of Covid-19 in a statement by Prime Minister Clément Mouamba.

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17-Mar-2020 to 17:04

Covid-19: Congo suspends flights from high-risk nations

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The government of Congo has announced ten measures to reinforce prevention against the coronavirus, including the suspension as of Thursday 19 March 2020 of all flights from high-risk countries.

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17-Mar-2020 to 13:11

Congo makes Cabinet reshuffle

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — The Congolese head of state, Denis Sassou Nguesso, on Tuesday in Brazzaville, made a slight technical reshuffle of the government.

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04-Feb-2020 to 23:59

Green Fund commits to protecting Congo Basin

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The Director of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Yannick Glemarec, on a working visit to Brazzaville, has announced the organization in 2020 of a workshop to identify priority projects in the fight against climate change in the Congo Basin.

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30-Jan-2020 to 22:12

Congo’s Sassou Nguesso wants UN embargo on Libya respected

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The president of Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso, who doubles as chairman of the African Union High Level Committee on Libya, Thursday called on the international community to respect the UN arms embargo in that country.

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