Vote counting, They are all showing the same trend,” the commission’s president, Henri Bouka, said in the capital Brazzaville with reports on 40 per cent of the 86 districts showed Mr Sassou Nguesso ahead, including some where he had won 100 per cent of the vote, the electoral commission said.
Denis Sassou N’guesso elected President of Congo.
Congolese president Dennis Sassou Nguesso as he arrives his polling unit in Brazzaville.
On Sunday morning, the Congolese leader cast his vote in the couintry’s presidential election.
The 77 year old who has stayed in power for 36 years is running for a fourth term in office.
U.S. reaffirms its commitment to the people of the Republic of the Congo following a peaceful presidential election. We will continue to partner with the Congo to battle COVID-19, support economic development, and protect the Congo River Basin.
The main opposition candidate in Congo Republic’s presidential election, Guy Brice Parfait Kolelas, has died from coronavirus on polling day while being evacuated for medical treatment.
The Republic of Congo pressed ahead with its presidential election on Sunday, after the main challenger to longtime leader Denis Sassou N’guesso was flown to France to get treatment for COVID-19.