NEWS & PRESS

DRC NATIONAL ASSEMBLY ENDORSES NEW CENI LEADERSHIP

Corneille Nangaa TO SERVE AS PRESIDENT, NORBERT Basengezi Katintima TO SERVE AS VICE PRESIDENT AND Pierrette Mwenze Kisonga TO SERVE as Quaestor  KINSHASA — The National Assembly of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) recently endorsed by consensus the...

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DRC GOVERNMENT APPLAUDS SERVICE OF CENI PRESIDENT ABBOT APOLLINAIRE MALUMALU

KINSHASA — The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) today applauded the public service of Abbot Appolinaire Malumalu, President of the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI), upon his resignation due to health-related reasons. Minister of Media and Communication...

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DRC APPLAUDS OFFICIAL OPENING OF SICOMINES COPPER MINE

KINSHASA — The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) today applauded the opening of the new Sicomines Copper and Cobalt Mine in the southeastern Katanga region. It is estimated that the mine contains deposits of approximately 10 million tonnes of...

11/11/2015 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

Ambassador newsletter

Remarks by: His Excellency François Balumuene Nkuna, Ambassador of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the United States   Address to the Corporate Council on Africa November 9, 2015   Members of the Corporate Council on Africa and distinguished...

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STATEMENT ON DECISION TO ISSUE EXIT PERMITS FOR CERTAIN INTERNATIONAL ADOPTIONS

WASHINGTON, DC—The Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) Ambassador to the United States, H.E. François Balumuene, released the following statement regarding the decision by the DRC government to proceed with the issuance of exit permits for certain pending international adoptions. “I...

11/02/2015 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >