ANGOLA: MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE IN SADC MEETING

The Angolan minister of Agriculture, Afonso Pedro Canga, will participate from 18 to 22 of this month in Mbambane, Swaziland, in the meeting of Ministers of the Southern African Development Community (SADC).

A press release from the Ministry of Agriculture that has reached ANGOP, in Luanda, states that the meeting of the officials responsible for Agriculture and Food Security will take place before the Council of Ministers to be held from on 26-27 August.

The forum also precedes the thirty-sixth meeting of the Heads of State and Government Summit of the regional organisation to be held on 30-31 August.

The note explains that the meeting will address nine points including the “Review of the implementation of decisions of the previous meeting of the ministers of agriculture” and the “State of implementation of the food security programme in the region”.

The SADC comprises South Africa, Angola, Botswana, The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Seychelles.

Source: Name News Network