Posted by: africanpressorganization | 26 February 2015

Republic of Congo / Singapore


 

Republic of Congo / Singapore

 

SINGAPORE, Singapore, February 26, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The following foreign Ambassador presented its credentials to President Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam in ceremony at the Istana today:

 

 

The Ambassador of the Republic of Congo

His Excellency Daniel Owassa

 

HE DANIEL OWASSA

AMBASSADOR TO THE REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE

REPUBLIC OF CONGO

 

BORN :

28 January 1959, Fort-Rousset, Republic of Congo

 

AGE :

56

 

MARITAL STATUS:

Married to Gisèle Owassa Okemba

Has 3 children

 

EDUCATION:

Masters in Sociology

 

Diploma in Diplomatic Studies, Oxford University Foreign Service Programme

 

CAREER:

1984

Diplomat, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

1986 – 1987

Head of Eastern and Southern Africa Section, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

1987 – 1988

Head of the Organisation of Africa Unity Section, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

1989 – 1990

Chargé de Mission, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation

 

1990 – 1993

Diplomatic Attaché, Office of the Head of State

 

1993 – 1996

Diplomatic Advisor of the Prime Minister

 

1996 – 1997

Junior Minister, Public Service and Administrative Reforms

 

CAREER:

(cont’d)

2000 – 2005

Diplomatic Advisor of the Minister of Foreign Affairs

 

2005 – 2012

Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

9 Oct 2012

– to date

 

26 Feb 2015

Ambassador to China

 

Ambassador to Singapore

 

AWARDS:

Grand Officier : Ordre National du Mèrite (Congo)

Commander : Lègion d’Honneur (France)

 

LANGUAGE:

French and English

 

SOURCE 

Singapore – Ministry of Foreign Affairs


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