Jump to navigation

Vol 45 No 15

Published 21st July 2004


Coming cleaner

The IMF has finally persuaded Congo to explain where all the money goes

After years of broken promises to the International Monetary Fund, President Denis Sassou-Nguesso has finally agreed to reveal how Congo's oil wealth is managed. An audit has been released of the murky state oil company Société Nationale des Pétroles du Congo (SNPC), controlled by two key presidential allies the Oil Minister, Jean-Baptiste Tati-Loutard, and SNPC Director Bruno Itoua (AC Vol 45 No 9).

End of preview - This article contains approximately 1209 words.

End of preview

Subscribers: Log in now to read the complete article.

Account Holders: Log in now and use your Account Credit to buy this article. No Credit? Top up your Account now.


If you have a print subscription already, click here for a password that gives you full access to the website.

If you are logged in, but still cannot access the full text of this article, email customer services or telephone us on +44(0)1638 743633.