March 13, 2021

Inauguration of the new headquarters of the National Parliament Palace of the Republic of Congo.

The president of the Publica de Congo H.E. Denis Sassou Nguesso in the presence of the Authorities of the legislative power has presided over the inauguration ceremony of the new headquarters of the National Parliament Palace, the meeting was attended by members of the government and the diplomatic corps, including the counselor of the Diplomatic mission of Equatorial Guinea Hermenegildo Madiba Bolopa. With the arrival of the Head of State Denis Sassou Nguesso, the ceremony began with the motion of the Mayor of Brazzaville, followed by the words of the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China as the country that financed the works and finally the speech of the president of the Senate Pierre Ngolo, who praised the work and urged the parliamentarians that this place be a city of democracy where debate is the rule and the salvation of the people, the main objective. In his tactical report, the Minister of Planning, Territorial Equipment and Public Works Jean-Jacques Bouya has underlined that the building consists of two blocks of three floors, one for the Senate and the other for the National Assembly, the communication between the two blocks it is secured by corridors. Whose works have been executed by the Chinese company Jiangsu Provincial Construction Group Corporation Limited in a period of four years. To conclude, Jean-Jacques Bouya stated that this work is a donation from the Asian giant to the Republic of Congo, and it becomes another historical monument of cooperation between China and Congo-Brazzaville, thanks to the excellent friendship and cooperation relations between the two governments. The cutting of the ribbon by the President of the Republic and the discovery of the inaugural plaque as well as the visit in the hemicycles have been the last sequences of this ceremony.

Embassy of the Republic of Ecuatorial Guinea in Congo Brazzaville