Koumba re-elected Speaker of Congolese National Assembly

Brazzaville, Congo (PANA) - Justin Koumba was re-elected Wednesday as the Speaker of the Congolese National Assembly with all but one of the 139 MPs voting for him.

The election took place during the inaugural session of the 13th legislature.

Koumba, an MP from Banda, in Niari, and a member of the ruling Congolese Labour Party, was the only candidate.

Parliamentary elections were held 15 July and 5 August.

Following is the line-up of the 13th Congolese legislature:
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