Foreign minister meets with Sport Lisboa, Benfica official

The meeting focused on the strengthening of cooperation between the Angolan authorities and the Portuguese club, as part of cultural diplomacy.

The Benfica official is leading a eight-member delegation, with stress to Pedro Mantorras (former Angolan international) and LuisAPound o (Brazilian).

At the meeting, the minister Manuel Augusto thanked the club for their commitment to reinforce the Benfica’s nest in Angola, urging other Portuguese clubs to do the same.

He also took advantage of informing the leader of Benfica de Lisboa on the main changes in the political, economic and social fields

underway in the country, as well as the business opportunities for foreign investors.

In turn, Luis Filipe Vieira briefly talked about the club’s projects to be implemented in Angola, stressing that he was pleased to know that the club have many supporters in the country.

Source: Angola Press News Agency