Congo Overview

Posted: February 4, 2013 in Congo

By Natalie Bush

Democratic Republic of the Congo, also referred to as DR Congo, Congo-Kinshasa or the DRC, is a country located in central Africa. It is the second largest county in Africa by area and the eleventh largest in the world, according to Wikipedia.

Some additional background information:
Capital: Kinshasa
Currency: Congolese franc
Population: 67,757,577 (2011) World Bank
President: Joseph Kabila
Official language: French Language
Government: Semi-presidential system, Republic

Below are some images obtained from Wikipedia.

Flag of Congo:
Flag of Congo

Country of Congo in reference to Africa:
Country in reference to Africa

Map of Congo:
Map of Congo

President of Congo: Joseph Kabila
President of Congo- Joseph Kabila


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