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The outgoing president of Congo-Brazzaville, Denis Sassou Nguesso, was re-elected with 88.57% of the votes for a five-year term, according to the official provisional results of the Electoral Commission, announced by the Minister of the Interior. Mr. Sassou Nguesso, 77 years old, including 36 in power, is well ahead of his main rival Guy-Brice Parfait Kolélas, who died on Monday (7.84%). Official participation was 67.55%. We talk about it with Jean-Claude Félix-Tchicaya, researcher for the Institute of Prospective and Security in Europe, Africa section. </p><div> <p>The opponent and ex-president of Niger Mahamane Ousmane, denounced an "attempt to usurp" "his victory" in the second round of the presidential election of February 21, of which the candidate of power, Mahamed Bazoum, was officially proclaimed the winner . It will be invested on April 2, 2021.
Also on the program, the Algerian authorities have asked their 25 nationals stranded for three weeks in the international area of Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle airport due to a health crisis to “return” to Great Britain, their place of residence. .
Finally, the Congolese star Fabregas le Métis Noir is passing through Paris. He is one of the most accomplished artists in the rumba, this musical style entered into the traditions of the DR Congo. The singer tries his hand at a new genre and plans an album with urban influences which would contain a part of rap. Meeting with the Kinshasa artist with new ambitions at the end of this journal, by Harold Girard.
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