Congo. Under chaotic forms, parliamentary elections were held in June and August. Despite protests against major shortcomings in the arrangements, the election was approved, and the ruling Labor Party with allies was declared victors with 124 of the 137 seats. However, the head of the election authority was dismissed.
According to CountryAAH, Brazzaville is the capital city of Republic of the Congo. French police opened an investigation against Republic of the Congo President Denis Sassou-Nguesso for suspected use of state funds in the purchase of private property in France. A French court also decided to resume the investigation of Sassou-Nguesso’s suspected involvement in the disappearance of hundreds of returning Congolese refugees in 1999. The president described the legal cases as “racist” and “colonial”.
In August, the Global Witness organization, which is investigating the role of natural resources in conflicts and human rights violations, released information on how the president’s son, Denis Christel Sassou-Nguesso, has used millions of state oil revenue for his own luxury consumption in Europe. The information, which was taken from a Hong Kong court case, was posted on the organization’s Internet site with the approval of a British court. The president’s son is the head of the state-owned company that markets the country’s oil.
The so-called Ninjamilis, which made peace with the government in 2003 after the civil war, was promised ministerial posts in April. However, for unknown reasons, Ninja leader Frédéric Bitsangou was prevented from reaching the capital Brazzaville when he was to take up his government post in September.
In October, the South Korean consortium CMKC was granted the right to extract iron, oil, gas and timber in northern and southwest K. The company will also build two new railway lines to shipping ports.
Republic of the Congo weather in March, April and May
Daily temperatures averaging 32 to 33 ° C can be expected over the next three months. The temperatures hardly fluctuate during this time.
The expected rainfall is around 11 days in March, around 12 days in April and around 8 days in May.
In the period from March to May, the sun shines an average of 5 to 6 hours a day. The sunniest weather is in March in Brazzaville, with a little less sun you have to get by in May.