21 February 2014

Angola: Minister Announces Construction of Museum in Luena

The Angolan minister of Culture Rosa Cruz e Silva Friday in Luena, eastern Moxico province, expressed her Ministry?s intention to build a Provincial Museum, with a view to preserving and disseminating the culture of the region.

The minister was speaking at the inauguration of the Culture House, unveiled by the Vice President of the Republic, Manuel Domingos Vicente.

The official said the museum will increase the knowledge of the students and art lovers within and out of the province.

She added that the government's goal is to boost the Angolan agriculture based on the country's socio-economic development.

Rosa Cruz e Silva, who said she was impressed with the infrastructure, added that the project will be extended to other provinces.

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