Angola pledges support for DR Congo refugees

DRC refugees in Angola

Angola government is committed to providing security to refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), based in the eastern province of Lunda Norte.

Angola’s pledge was reaffirmed by the province’s governor Ernesto Muangala, adding that the country has created conditions for education and access to drinking water for DRC refugees.

Muangala was speaking at the Lóvua settlement, 80 kilometers from the provincial capital Dundo, during a ceremony that marked World Refugee Day.

He spoke of the improvement of security conditions to ensure adequate accommodation for refugees, as one of the government’s concerns.

The governor recalled that the Angola, as a member of the African Union, the SADC and the Great Lakes Region, has played an important role in the search for solutions for stability in DRC…..