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Thu, 02 Jan 2020 18:28 - Updated Thu, 02 Jan 2020 18:28

Serra de Canda population leaves region

Mbanza Kongo - Three thousand inhabitants of the mountainous commune of Serra de Canda, Cuimba municipality, Zaire province, have abandoned their location in the last five years due to the poor condition of the road and seek shelter in other regions.

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The information was advanced on Thursday, to Angop, by the municipal administrator of Cuimba, Simão Kuanzambi.

According to the official, due to the population exodus the villages of Conquela, Luleca, Luzizila, Diuquisa and Banga I, in the Serra de Canda commune, are becoming uninhabited.

"Most of this population is looking for better conditions to live in the municipal headquarters of Cuima," he said.

He admitted that due to difficult access to the Serra de Canda commune, the administrative authorities of Cuimba municipality find it difficult to bring basic social services in the health, education, energy and water sector, among other areas to the local population.

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