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Sat, 16 Nov 2019 12:14 - Updated Sat, 16 Nov 2019 12:13

President João Lourenço congratulates new UNITA leader

Luanda - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, congratulated last Friday, the UNITA elected president, Adalberto da Costa Júnior.

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President of Republic - João Lourenço

Photo: Cedida

From his Twitter account, the Head of State wishes that “this election represents the strengthening of opposition for the democracy benefit”.

The 57-year old politician who replaces Isaías Samakuva, was elected with 594 votes (53,4 per cent), becoming the third president of Angola biggest opposition party. The first one was Jonas Savimbi.

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