26 August 2011

Angola: Agriculture Minister Secures More Priority to Population's Problems

Cabinda — The Minister of Agriculture, Fishing and Rural Development, Afonso Pedro Canga, guaranteed on Thursday more priority to the population's problems regarding food and assistance to the practice of agriculture and fishing.

Pedro Canga said so to Angop during a three day working visit to the northern Cabinda province, aimed at learning the reality of his sector in the region.

The official considered as necessary to support the population in areas of equipment, agricultural mechanisation, trading of goods and training of staff, as well as fund for timber industry.

The official said that he will seize the chance of visiting this province in order to assess the level of implementation of programmes and projects, as well as work with local government, especially with provincial governor, and thus identify other projects and accelerate the current ones.

The minister is expected to return to Luanda on Saturday.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2011 Angola Press Agency. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.