ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage



Home » News » Politics

Sat, 02 Aug 2014 12:52 - Updated Sat, 02 Aug 2014 12:51

Vice President attends US/Africa summit

Luanda - Angolan vice president, Manuel Vicente, left Luanda Saturday for Washington DC to attend USA/Africa summit, set for 4-6 August.

Send by email

To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send


To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send

Manuel Vicente - Vice President of Republic of Angola

Photo: Pedro Parente

The vice President will represent the Head of State  José  Eduardo dos Santos at the event also expected to gather over 50 heads of states and governments from African continent.

The meeting aims at strengthening ties with the African countries.

According to a note from US Embassy in Angola, the summit will focus on trade and investment and will underline the United State's commitment to the continent's people, democracy and security. It will facilitate the discussion on how to deepen this partnership

Topics like health, wild life, energy, commerce, and investment in Africa, as well as peace and security in the continent are part of the official agenda of summit under the topic "Invest in new generation".

Tags Cooperação  

Read also
  • 06/02/2019 10:59:48

    Angola calls for new impetus in cooperation with DRC

    Luanda - Foreign minister Manuel Augusto said Tuesday he hopes the new DRC government can give a new impetus to cooperation projects between the two countries.

  • 06/02/2019 09:07:54

    Italian President in Luanda for three-day state visit

    Luanda - The Italian President, Sergio Mattarella, arrived last Tuesday evening in Luanda for a three-day state visit at the invitation of his Angolan counterpart, João Lourenço, with the aim of analysing and strengthening the bilateral relations.

  • 05/02/2019 19:07:20

    Angola's effort to protect wealth is legitimate - DRCongo

    Luanda - President of Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Felix Tshisekedi Tuesday in Luanda considered legitimate Angola's commitment to protect its wealth from being exploited by illegal foreigners.

  • 05/02/2019 17:46:04

    President points out cooperation with DRCongo as priority

    Luanda - Angolan head of State João Lourenço Tuesday in Luanda mentioned the cooperation in security and economic fields with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as priorities.