This is the third largest country on the African continent, bordering the Central African Republic and Sudan to the North, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi in the East, Zambia and Angola to the South, the Republic of the Congo to the West.
The Republic of Congo got is current name in 1997 and is often referred to as the DRC. The capital city is Kinshasa which was founded in 1881 and formerly known as Leopoldville.
French is the only official language in the Democratic Republic of Congo though there are an estimated total of 242 languages spoken.
Short about Republic of the Congo
Is located in Central Africa in the northeast of the country of Angola.
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