Chairman, Political, Admiaistratite, and Judicial Committee, Legislaiite Council (since
Addressed as: Mr. Chairman
A corporate lawyer, Tatanene Manaia represents Kengelargely agricultural area in western Bandundu Region -in the Legislative Council, the unicameral national legislature. Elected to the Council2 as an alternate member, heull membere served on the Justice Sur-cwmittee before assuming his current post.
Tattnene was born on5 in Kasinsi. Bandundu Region. He botes degrees in political science and commercial lawocioraie in law from the Catholic University of Louvain in Belgium. After graduate work at Harvard Law School and the International Legal Center in Boston, he interned at the Court of Appeal* in Brussels. Returning homee represented the Zairian branches of Fiat and Lever Brothers. He has also practiced before the Kinshasa Court of Appeals.9 he was named legal adviser on the executive staff of the Minister of Public Works and Territorial Management Tatanene speaks fluent French and some English.