Handball: Angolan president congratulates national teams

Luanda – Angolan president, JoAPound o Lourenco, congratulated the national senior women’s and men’s handball teams for the conquest of gold medals, won on Thursday in the African Games being held in Morocco.

In his Twitter account, the Head of State wrote: I congratulate our women’s and men’s handball teams for winning gold medals in the African games of Morocco. Only persistent work and struggle bring us victory, glory. Congratulations!”.

Angola women’s team beat Cameroon 28-25 in the final and so retain the title it achieved in 2015 in Congo Brazzaville.

On their turn, Angola men’s team stunned Egypt by winning the game by 31-25 the trophy, taking into account that in the last two editions of the tournament the Angolan team were beaten in the final by this tough opponent.

Source: Angola Press News Agency