Augustin Matata Ponyo

Congolese politician

Augustin Matata Ponyo Mapon (born 5 June 1964) is a Congolese political figure. He became Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in April 2012.[2][3][4]

Augustin Matata Ponyo
Prime Minister of Congo-Kinshasa
In office
18 April 2012 – 7 April 2017
PresidentJoseph Kabila
Preceded byLouis Alphonse Koyagialo (Acting)
Succeeded byBruno Tshibala
Minister of Finance
Assumed office
21 February 2010
Prime MinisterAdolphe Muzito
Louis Alphonse Koyagialo (Acting)
Preceded byAtanase Matenda
Personal details
Born (1964-06-05) 5 June 1964 (age 59)[1]
Maniema, Congo-Léopoldville
(now Congo-Kinshasa)
Political partyPPRD
Alma materUniversity of Kinshasa

References change

  1. "Congo-Kinshasa: Gros plan sur Matata Ponyo Mapon". 2011-08-02. Retrieved 2012-02-13. (French)
  2. "CIA World Leaders, Democratic Republic of the Congo". Archived from the original on 2009-05-06. Retrieved 2013-12-14.
  3. "DR Congo Finance Minister Augustin Ponyo to be new PM". BBC News. 2010-04-19. Retrieved 2012-04-19.
  4. "Joseph Kabila Reshuffles Government". 2010-02-21. Archived from the original on 2012-04-25. Retrieved 2012-02-13.

Other websites change

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