Mouamba Clement Selected as Prime Minister of Congo [ Current Affairs ]


Mouamba Clement has been appointed as Prime Minister of Congo, the Central African Country by Congo’s President Denis Sassou Nguesso. Mouamba Clement will be responsible in this position for developing a new government in agreement with the 2015 constitution as per discussion with the President.

Image of Mouamba Clement

Image of Mouamba Clement

Mouamba Clement Prime Minister of Congo

  • He is appointed after Sassou Nguesso was elected as President for a 5 year term.
  • Earlier Sassou Nguesso had headed Congo between 1979 and 1992 and again had resumed power after a civil war in 1997.

About Mouamba Clement:

  • Mouamba Clement is a Congolese politician.
  • He has beenPrime Minister of Congo-Brazzaville since 2016.
  • Previously he had served as Minister of Finance from 1992 to 1993.
  • He was also a chief member of thePan-African Union for Social Democracy (UPADS).

About UPADS:

  • UPADS stands for Pan-African Union for Social Democracy.
  • It is a political party in the Republic of the Congo which is headed by Pascal Lissouba.
  • Pascal Lissouba was served as President of Congo from 1992 to 1997.
  • It has been the country’s main opposition party since Lissouba’s ouster in 1997.
  • Pascal Tsaty-Mabialahas been served as Secretary-General of UPADS since 2006.

- Published on: April 25, 2016