The incumbent President of NOC Congo (COC), Amos Mbayo Kitenge has been re-elected at the helm of the supreme governing body of the country’s Olympic Movement following a session of the General Assembly held on 8 July 2017, where the IOC and ANOCA were represented by Mustapha Berraf. The challenger was Alain Badiashile, Secretary-General of the outgoing bureau.
Dr Rene Ngiebe Mubiala, 4th Vice president of the outgoing Executive Committee was elected 1st Vice President while Christian Matata, President of the Congo Volleyball Federation is the new 2nd Vice President. Pitchou Bolenge is 3rd Vice President and Mado Ekene-wa-Maluka, 4th Vice President.
Herman Mbonyo, President of the Congo Rugby Federation was voted Secretary-General, while the Treasurer General is Roger Bodembe Bokanianga.
Abuja, 2 August 2017: the International Olympic Committee has officially approved the idea of making the African Youth Games a qualifying event for for the 2018 summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. In a correspondence dated 26 July 2017, IOC President, Thomas Bach, notified ANOCA of the body’s decision. According to the IOC, the… Read More »