Minister advises young people to contribute to public safety

Minister advises young people to contribute to public safety Luanda – Angolan minister of Youth and Sports Palmira Barbosa advised Friday in Luanda young people to complement the service of police bodies in maintaining public security.

The minister said so at the conference on “The role of youth in public security”, having suggested the programming of awareness-raising activities, respect for laws and moral principles, as well as the reinforcement of the practice of denouncements.

She said that her Ministry, as the department responsible for public policies focused on youth, has contributed to maintaining security, with the implementation of national defence and public security courses for young people across the country.

She said that she has also been developing actions, in partnership with MININT, on road safety, in order to reduce road accidents.

The meeting, promoted by the Ministry of the Interior, is addressing topics such as: ““Reflection on the public security situation”, “Sexual aggression in a school environment”, “financial crimes in the digital world” and “youth and road accidents causes and consequences”.

Source: Angola Press News Agency (APNA)