Angola prepares for agro-livestock, fisheries registration process

Lubango – Angola is to launch this year a registration process in sectors of agricultural and cattle farming and fisheries with a view to obtaining data of the two sectors.

The process is set to run until 2019.

This was decided at 7th Ordinary Session of the Cabinet Council’s Economic Commission held in southern Huila province on Friday, under the President JoAPound o Lourenco.

To ensure the success of the process, the Government created a Central Office for registration of the sectors, according to the communique of the meeting delivered Angop.

The ad-hoc body comprises Offices of National Statistical Institute and Studies, Planning and Statistics of the Ministries of Agriculture and Forestry, Fisheries and Sea.

The body is tasked with planning, preparing, collecting, processing, analysing and disseminating statistical data from the registration of agriculture and livestock and fisheries.

The meeting also analysed a memorandum on the implementation of the Public Investment Programme in the provinces of Huila, Namibe and Cunene.

President JoAPound o Lourenco began a two-day visit to Huila province on Friday.

Source: Angola Press News Agency