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Thu, 20 Dec 2018 10:40 - Updated Thu, 20 Dec 2018 10:53

Multiple sports: MPLA honours African champions

Luanda - Angola is currently living an unprecedented landmark moment in its sports, following the two titles achieved this year namely the Amputees Football World Cup and African Women Handball Championship.

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Multiple sports: world champions get homage

Photo: NELSON MALAMBA

This was said on Wednesday, in Luanda, by the vice-president of the ruling MPLA party, Luisa Damião, during a ceremony that served to pay tribute to the amputees and handball players.

On the occasion, the official underlined that the conquests illustrate the spirit of tenacity and abnegation of the Angolan players, taking into account that the country has once more written with golden letters its name in the history of the national sport, which will enable it to climb some steps in the in the ranking.

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