Home central and west africa politics CONGO Issue dated 26/02/2014 "Coco" Sassou corners communication Claudia Sassou Nguesso jealously guards her turf as presidential head of communication and retains tight control on access to her father. [...] (252 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject CONGO 16/11/2016 A new PR man for Sassou Nguesso in Paris The Paris branch of Congo-Brazaville’s presidential public relations and communications [...] CONGO 26/03/2014 Sassou embraces doyen role The Republic of Congo's President Denis Sassou Nguesso has fashioned himself into something of an all-round mediator and giver of gifts in French-speaking Africa. [...] Insiders CONGO 06/01/2014 Jean-Jacques Bouya, management by clan of key economic sectors Despite having a non-military background and no direct involvement in the oil industry, Jean-Jacques Bouya has become a highly influential [...] CONGO 18/09/2013 Broadcasting's toothless watchdog The High Council for Freedom of Communication regulates the Republic of Congo's broadcasting sector less than even-handedly. [...] CONGO 22/05/2013 Sassou focuses on 2016 Capitalising on the good publicity of his role in Operation Serval, Denis Sassou Nguesso now has more leeway to wangle the constitutional change that would enable him to run for office again. [...] Spotlight AFRICA 01/05/2013 Behind every great man While Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf or Malawi's Joyce Banda testify to the rise of women in African politics, women are also making their mark behind the scenes in Africa's corridors of power. Whether dressed in Western business suits or [. [...] Spotlight CENTRAL AFRICA 20/03/2013 A foot in the palace door Like all good village leaders, Africa's presidents are all-powerful when it comes to moving a project forward, listening to opposition groups, giving gifts when need be or even altering the outcome of a tender. Increasingly in demand, most now surround [. [...] CONGO 09/01/2013 Sassou's seasonal woes Good cheer was in short supply among members of the Sassou Nguesso family over the holiday season. [...] CONGO 25/07/2012 Sassou son in Parliamentary orbit The big winner in Congo-B's legislative elections on July 15, Denis Christel Sassou Nguesso, youngest son of the Congolese president, will use his victory to tighten his grip on the country's political levers. [...] Spotlight AFRICA 25/07/2012 How a leader's offspring wield influence Late French president Francois Mitterrand set the example by naming his son, Jean-Christophe, an adviser at the Elysee Palace. Now it's a rare case when the children of African presidents fail to take advantage of their father's position to load [. [...] CONGO 13/06/2012 Sassou clan hit campaign trail Parliamentary elections in the Republic of Congo on July 15 look set to launch the political careers of Denis Sassou Nguesso's children and other relatives. [...] CONGO 20/04/2011 Sassou's daughters get active Inconsolable since the death of his daughter Edith in March 2009, Denis Sassou Nguesso has nevertheless not forgotten his other daughters, who are all businesswomen, more or less. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics CONGO André Ondélé Antoine Bitala Bitemo Apollinaire Aya Arlette SOUDAN-NONAULT Bienvenu Okiemy Bruno Thiam Denis Sassou-Nguesso Jean-Paul Pigasse Parti Congolais du Travail Pierre Ngolo Radio-Congo Serge Michel Odzocki Top TV See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?