PRS defends more media transparency, impartiality

  • Presidente do PRS, Benedito Daniel
Huambo - The secretary of the opposition PRS party in Huambo province, António Soliya Selende, Monday called for more freedom, transparency and impartiality of the press, focusing on respect for the principles of professional deontology and ethics.

According to the political party leader, in statements to the press, it is fundamental that the media organs are more aligned with the challenges of consolidating democracy, by guaranteeing freedom of expression of citizens.

He recalled that the guarantee of freedom of expression and of the press constitute fundamental rights of citizens, according to the Constitution of the Republic of Angola, hence the need for more accuracy and transparency.

The PRS, founded in 1990, represents the fourth political force in the province, after the MPLA (ruling party), UNITA and the CASA-SE electoral coalition.

According to the political party leader, in statements to the press, it is fundamental that the media organs are more aligned with the challenges of consolidating democracy, by guaranteeing freedom of expression of citizens.

He recalled that the guarantee of freedom of expression and of the press constitute fundamental rights of citizens, according to the Constitution of the Republic of Angola, hence the need for more accuracy and transparency.

The PRS, founded in 1990, represents the fourth political force in the province, after the MPLA (ruling party), UNITA and the CASA-SE electoral coalition.