ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage



Home » News » Politics

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:22 - Updated Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:23

President announces parliament sessions broadcasting

Luanda - Angolan president, João Lourenço, announced Friday that the plenary sessions of the National Assembly (AN) are to be broadcasted on television as from this month.

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

President of Republic, João Lourenço

Photo: Francisco Miudo

Speaking at the new-year greeting ceremony by the diplomatic body accredited in the country, the Angolan Head of State said this will enable citizens to follow the political debates, approval of laws and performance of the MPs elected by the people.

"Freedom of expression and the right to free information are today an unquestionable reality in the country and, in this context, once some impeding factors have been overcome, television broadcasts of the plenary sessions of the National Assembly will begin this January", he said.

On that occasion, the Angolan statesman pointed out that Angola has taken a new direction through which it is heading for construction and cooperation with all the nations of the world.

Tags Política  

Read also
  • 18/01/2020 14:17:09

    President reiterates measures to attract investments

    Luanda - Angolan president, João Lourenço, Friday reiterated the continuation of the measures to make the investment processes easier in the country, with aim to attract all sorts of investors to an economy being quickly and positively restructured.

  • 18/01/2020 14:09:25

    Diplomatic corps praises corruption fight

    Luanda - The diplomatic corps accredited in Angola last Friday stressed the efforts of the Angolan Government in fighting corruption and impunity, in order to promote good governance and diversification of the economy.

  • 17/01/2020 17:01:25

    Isabel dos Santos may run for president outside MPLA - Party leader

    Luanda - The daughter of Angola’s ex-president Isabel dos Santos' intention to run for president of Angola cannot be through the ruling MPLA, but with another political force, the secretary for Political and Electoral Affairs of that party, Mário Pinto de Andrade, said on Thursday.