ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage



Home » News » Society

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 12:39 - Updated Tue, 11 Sep 2018 12:39

Journalist Pedro Fidel to be laid to rest Tuesday

Luanda - The Angolan journalist Pedro Fidel Dielunkunsia Wa Luketo, who passed away recently in the DR Congo, is to be laid to rest this Tuesday in Benfica Cemetery, in Luanda.

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

Journalist Pedro Fidel

Photo: Cedida

Media minister João Melo has addressed a message in which he expresses his deep consternation for the death of journalist Pedro Fidel, whose remains arrived in Luanda last Monday.

Pedro Fidel, or simply as he was often addressed Mr Diel, for decades worked for the Angola Press Agency (ANGOP), having held posts like head of the Central Co-ordination Department, head of Exterior Diplomatic Material Department and head of the French News Desk.

He joined ANGOP in the year 1979.

Pedro Fidel was born in Maquela do Zombo Municipality, northern Uige Province, on 29 September 1944.

He went to retirement in March 2017, after holding for a few years the position of press attaché in the Angolan Embassy in the Republic of Congo.

Tags Angola   Mourning  

Read also
  • 03/09/2018 10:56:13

    Bishop urges youth to holiness

    Muxima - Bishop of Santo Tomé, Bishop Manuel António Mendez dos Santos, on Sunday urged young people not to be afraid to accept the Word of God so that they have harmony in their homes, leave drugs and delinquency and other ills that harm society.

  • 24/08/2018 16:49:10

    Mass Media minister defends corrective measures for the sector

    Luanda - The need for corrective measures in the media sector was defended this morning by the minister of the sector, João Melo, as a way not only to improve the management of companies in the industry, but also to improve the social situation of their employees.

  • 20/08/2018 11:20:48

    Four foreign citizens in prison for power cables robbery

    Luanda - The Criminal Investigation Service (SIC) has detained four foreign citizens, all of them undocumented, who were involved in the robbery of electric cables, ANGOP learnt on Sunday.