Sassou

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List Of Political Leaders Who Suspended The Constitution - Suspended in Full
... Johnny Paul Koroma Sierra Leone 1997 Denis Sassou-Nguesso Republic of the Congo 1997–2002 According to the United States State Department "he Sassou regime ... the eruption in late 1998 of fighting between Sassou's government forces and a pro-Lissouba and pro-Kolelas armed opposition disrupted the transition to democracy ...
Pierre Oba - Background and Early Military–political Career
... He is a cousin of Congolese President Denis Sassou-Nguesso ... Public Security subsequently he served as aide-de-camp to Sassou Nguesso ... the "Cobras", a militia loyal to opposition leader Sassou-Nguesso, in 1993 ...
1990s In The Republic Of The Congo
... Sassou-Nguesso conceded defeat and Congo's new president, Professor Pascal Lissouba, was inaugurated on August 31, 1992 ... elections scheduled for July 1997 approached, tensions between the Lissouba and Sassou camps mounted ... While the Army said the operation was to search for arms, Sassou used the incident as a casus belli for armed insurrection, igniting a 4-month ...
Aimé Emmanuel Yoka - Political Career
... he is the uncle of President Denis Sassou Nguesso and a lawyer by profession ... Under Sassou Nguesso, Yoka was first appointed to the government on 28 December 1980 as Minister-Delegate at the Presidency, in charge of Cooperation ... When Sassou Nguesso returned to power in October 1997, ousting President Pascal Lissouba, he scrapped the elected local authorities that had been put in place under ...
Claude-Ernest Ndalla - Political Career Since The 1990s
... with President Pascal Lissouba and defected to the side of Denis Sassou Nguesso and his rebel Cobra militia ... October 1997 Lissouba and Kolélas were ousted and Sassou Nguesso regained control of the country ... When Sassou Nguesso formed a government on 2 November 1997, he appointed Ndalla as Minister of Youth Redeployment and Sports, in charge of Civic Instruction ...