Ruling party presidential candidate expected in Cunene

Ondjiva – The MPLA candidate for president of Republic, JoAPound o Lourenco, is expected Friday in Ondjiva, Cunene province, for a two-day visit, during which he will be introduced to the party’s militants and the population of Region, in an act of masses.

The agenda of the visit to which Angop had access Thursday, foresees for Friday a trip of JoAPound o Lourenco to the General Hospital of Ondjiva, the largest health unit in the province of Cunene.

On the same day, the MPLA candidate for the 2017 General Elections will deliver goods to traditional authorities, former combatants, the disabled and young students.

The conditions were created to receive JoAPound o Lourenco, said the provincial secretary of the MPLA for Information in Cunene, Sergio Leonardo Vaz, while speaking to ANGOP.

Party militants have begun to arrive in the city of Ondjiva, coming from the six municipalities of the province, he said.

For Saturday a mass event is planned to take place in the neighborhood of Naipalala, around Ondjiva.

Source: Angola Press News Agency