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Blanche Simona is a female journalist from the Republic of the Congo. She is a reporter and news anchor at Radio Congo Pointe-Noire, a public radio station.
She studied at the Marien Ngouabi University in Brazzaville, where she obtained a degree in Communication Sciences and Techniques with a journalistic concentration. She has been practicing journalism for more than 20 years.
Simona has participated in press projects on the rights of women and vulnerable people. Currently she is interested in reporting on environmental issues.
Simona is also a member of the International Union of the Francophone Press (UPF) and the Press Resource Center (PRC). She writes for digital media as well as traditional print media outlets.