1898 in the Congo Free State
The following lists events that happened during 1898 in the Congo Free State.
|Matadi-Léopoldville Railway is completed .|
|12 May||Apostolic Prefecture of Uélé is established|
|15 July||Stanley Falls District becomes the District of Orientale Province (District de la province Orientale), with Stanleyville as its headquarters. The district was also called Stanleyville District.|
|15 July||Lualaba District in the southeast is split off from Stanley Falls District.|
|30 July||Société des Chemins de fer vicinaux du Mayumbe (CVM) is created to build and operate railways in the Bas-Congo region.|
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