Congo (Brazzaville): Polity Style: 1958-2016

28 Nov 1958 member state of the Communauté (French Community)
28 Nov 1958 - 31 Dec 1969 République du Congo
15 Aug 1960 acceded to independence by an agreement with the Communauté
31 Dec 1969 Constitution of République Populaire du Congo is passed by a Constituent Congress of the Congolese Party of Labour 30 Dec 1969 and becomes operative upon promulgation by an ordonnance of 31 Dec 1969 (JORC-B, No. 2, 15 Jan 1970, pp. 23-28)
31 Dec 1969 - 4 Jun 1991 République Populaire du Congo
4 Jun 1991 name of the state is changed to République du Congo in accordance with Art. 2 of the Provisional Constitution (Acte Fondamental) effective on the date of passing by the Sovereign National Conference (JORC-B, June 1991, Extra, pp. 2-8)
4 Jun 1991 - République du Congo
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