Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Angola to Host Peace and Security Summit on August 14
APA News

Seven heads of state from Central and Southern Africa, including Congolese Denis Sassou N’Guesso, will take part in a summit meeting on peace and security in these two sub-regions of the continent on August 14 in Luanda (Angola), the Congolese presidency announced on Wednesday.

The information was given by Angola’s Minister of Foreign Relations, Manuel Domingos Augusto, who, during an audience with the Congolese president, sent him a verbal invitation from his Angolan counterpart, Joäo Lourenço, the Presidency noted.

“During this meeting, the heads of state will discuss the persistence of violence in CAR, the electoral process in DR Congo and many other issues,” the presidency added quoting the Angolan minister.

In addition to Denis Sassou N’Guesso and his Angolan counterpart, Joao Lourenço, the meeting will be attended by the Presidents of the Democratic Republic of Congo, South Africa, Rwanda, Gabon and Uganda.

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