News Reality

Bissau: Ambassador highlights unity of Angolans for development

by www.portalangop.co.ao
Bissau: The Angolan ambassador to Guinea-Bissau, Daniel Rosa, last Saturday in Bissau highlighted the unity of Angolans as a factor that has been contributing to the development and growth of the country. ,

The diplomat, who was speaking in the ambit of the celebrations of the 42nd Independence anniversary of Angola, marked on 11 November, highlighted several achievements of Angolans throughout the 42 years of the country’s independence, mainly since the full conquest of peace in the year 2002.   

 

Speaking before an audience made up of members of the Angolan community residing in Guinea-Bissau and guests, the Angolan diplomat underlined the importance of the date as being the country’s main historical landmark, since on 11 November Angola’s freed themselves from the Portuguese colonial rule, after 500 years of domination.

 

“The main theme of the date this year reflects well the heroic action, “United for a democratic, United and Undivided Angola”. Angola has really become united”, he emphasised.

 

He also praised the heroes who fought so that Angolan could live liberty and work for development.

 

He recalled and commended also the peaceful democratic transition of Angola, highlighting the last August 23 elections, which were deemed a good example by the international community for peacefully bringing about a new government led by a new president, João Lourenço, who is also the second figure in the structure of the ruling MPLA party.     

 

“It was a historical, peaceful and orderly political transition (...)”, stressed the ambassador, commending the orderly way in which the former president, José Eduardo dos Santos, stepped down from power and made way for a new head of State to take over, João Lourenço, who was elected the country’s chief magistrate as the presidential candidate of the MPLA party.   

 

With the electoral process finished, he said, the country now has a new Executive, which has already reiterated its compromise to focus its action in solving the problems of the people, with major investments in the social sector and the diversification of the economy.

 

,
Read Full Article On www.portalangop.co.ao
Latest
The siblings are still being evaluated by a team of doctors.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon declined on Tuesday to comply with a subpoena ordering him to answer questions from a House intelligence panel abou
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Republicans considered on Tuesday a stopgap bill to fund the U.S. government through Feb. 16 to avert a shutdown, but the measure would not include Democrats' demands for
Four congressional Democrats are boycotting Trump’s first State of the Union.
New York, Jan 17, IRNA – Chinese Ambassador to the UN Wu Haitao described his country’s stance on the Iran nuclear deal with six world powers ( JCPOA) as transparent, saying that his country wi
The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee is accusing President Donald Trump's White House of placing a "gag order" on Steve Bannon.
The former White House chief strategist met with House investigators for at least nine hours today.
The government's Brexit bill is expected to clear the Commons, but peers may then try to change it.
Outgoing governor Terry McAuliffe pranks Northam with a surprise gift.
(Reuters) - A U.S. House of Representatives panel said on Tuesday it planned a hearing to review a false missile alert sent in Hawaii over the weekend that stirred panic and anger in the Pacific islan
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.
The strategy is centered on discrediting President Trump's economic message.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Partisan finger-pointing over immigration policy on Tuesday left the U.S. Congress and the White House stumbling closer to a possible federal government shutdown by the end of t
Belgrade, Jan 16, IRNA – Iran’s Ambassador to Bosnia-Herzegovina Mahmoud Heidari said on Tuesday that the Iranian people will never allow their certain righteous demands to be abused by ill-wi
(Reuters) - A group of 21 U.S. state attorneys general filed suit to challenge the Federal Communications Commission's decision to do away with net neutrality on Tuesday while Democrats said they need
The government creates a new ministerial role, which continues the work of the late MP Jo Cox.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump passed a cognitive test and is in overall excellent health, but needs to lose 10 to 15 pounds (4.5 to 6.8 kg) by eating better and starting to exerci
President Donald Trump's overall health "is excellent" and he did "exceedingly well" on cognitive screening. That's according to his White House physician, Navy doctor Ronny Jacks
Tehran, Jan 16, IRNA – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Tuesday that the eighth report on the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA),
Trump had his first physical as president last week.

Recent News

Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh engaged to clothing designer Gurkiran Kaur

TORONTO - Federal New Democratic Party Leader Jagmeet Singh pulled back the curtain on his closely guarded private life, letting Canadians know Tuesday night that he is engaged. Singh, 38, proposed .
Read Full Article

Media want to broadcast murder trial of farmer charged with in Indigenous man's death

SASKATOON - A Saskatchewan judge is to rule on whether the media can broadcast parts of the trial of a farmer charged in the fatal shooting of an Indigenous man. Gerald ......
Read Full Article

World's biggest flooded cave found in Mexico, explorers say

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A group of divers has connected two underwater caverns in eastern Mexico to reveal what is believed to be the biggest flooded cave on the planet, a discovery that could help...
Read Full Article

Accusers Share Stories of Abuse by Former Team Doctor

A four-day sentencing hearing for Lawrence Nassar began with a large group of the former USA gymnastics doctor’s victims sharing their stories.
Read Full Article

Sports of The Times: The Center of U.S. Gymnastics’ Success Is Now a Haunted House

Athletes have said that they were sexually abused by the team doctor at the national training center in Texas, and Simon Biles said she dreads returning there. She shouldn’t have to.
Read Full Article

There’s a time for training but a time to switch off, too

At this time of year when you’d nearly get the impression that every county player would rather he was anything else, it’s worth bearing in mind that there have been some players that we h
Read Full Article

Rory McIlroy: You can’t beat that winning feeling

Rory McIlroy feels a first win since September 2016 is “not far away” as he prepares to make his competitive comeback in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
Read Full Article

Can Cork’s finest stop the Kingdom from ruling again?

It should come as no surprise that Kerry’s dominance over Cork at minor level is mirrored on the schools front.
Read Full Article

‘We got it totally wrong, on and off the field’, says Mikey Sheehy

At yesterday’s Allianz Football League launch, Kerry selector Mikey Sheehy sat down to discuss the county’s dismal All-Ireland semi-final replay defeat to Mayo last year and his hopes for
Read Full Article