President Félix Tshisekedi returns to Kinshasa from Oyo, Congo / Brazzaville


Kinshasa, October 4th, 2021 (CPA).- The President of the Republic Félix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo, returned to Kinshasa on Sunday after a 48-hour state mission in Oyo in Congo / Brazzaville, where he arrived on Saturday, as part of a state mission.

No details were obtained on this trip by President Félix Tshisekedi and current President of the African Union (AU), which took place just two days after his return from New York (via Brussels), where he participated in the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

It is believed that this visit, during which he met his counterpart Denis Sassou Nguesso, aims to strengthen the secular relations between the two states linked by geography and history.

Oyo, a town in the Republic of Congo, is located in the Cuvette department, capital of the district of the same name, more than 400 km from Brazzaville, the capital.

Kinshasa and Brazzaville, two capitals closest to the world, maintain relations of fraternity and good neighborliness.

During the 23rd General Assembly of the Kinshasa-Brazzaville Special Cooperation Commission (COSPECO) held from September 26 to October 1 in Kinshasa, the two nearby capitals pledged to « pool efforts and channel energies. with a view to the successful outcome of the candidacy of the Congolese Rumba for the cultural and intangible heritage of humanity ”carried by the two Congos.

« We must carry very high the banner of Rumba, our common heritage, » said the mayor of Brazzaville Dieudonné Batimba.