Cabinet appointed


President José Eduardo dos Santos has appointed the members of his new Cabinet following the elections on 31st August.

The following ministers as published in the Jornal de Angola are expected to take up their new posts on Monday:

Edeltrudes Mauricio Fernandes Gaspar da Costa Minister of State and Chief of Staff
Manuel Hélder Vieira Dias Júnior Minister of State and Chief of Security
Cândido Pereira dos Santos Van-Dúnem Minister of National Defence
Angelo de Barros Veiga Tavares Minister of the Interior
Georges Rebelo Pinto Chicoti Minister of Foreign Affairs
Abrahão Pio dos Santos Gourgel Minister of Economy
Carlos Alberto Lopes Minister of Finance
Job Graça Minister of Planning and Territorial Development
Bornito de Sousa Baltazar Diogo Minister of Territory Administration
António Domingos da Costa Pitra Neto Minister of Public Administration, Employment & Social Security
Rui Jorge Carneiro Mangueira Minister of Justice and Human Rights
Kundi Paihama Minister of Former Combatants and Motherland Veterans
Afonso Pedro Canga Minister of Agriculture
Vitória Francisco Lopes Cristóvão de Barros Neto Minister of Fisheries
Bernarda Gonçalves Martins Henriques da Silva Minister of Industry
José Maria Botelho de Vasconcelos Minister of Petroleum
Manuel Francisco Queirós Minister of Geology and Mines
Rosa Pacavira de Matos Minister of Commerce
Pedro Mutindi Minister of Hotels and Tourism
Fernando Fonseca Minister of Construction
José António da Conceição Silva Minister of Urbanisation and Housing
João Baptista Borges Minister of Energy and Water
Augusto da Silva Tomás Minister of Transport
Maria de Fátima Jardim Minister of Environment
José Carvalho da Rocha Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technology
Maria Cȃndida Pereira Teixeira Minister of Science and Technology
José Luis de Matos Minister of Social Communication
José Vieira Dias Van-Dúnem Minister of Health
Mpinda Simão Minister of Education
Adão do Nascimento Minister of Higher Education
Rosa Maria Martins da Cruz e Silva Minister of Culture
João Baptista Kussumua Minister of Social Welfare
Maria Filomena Lobão Telo Delgado Minister of Family and Women Promotion
Manuel Gonçalves Muandumba Minister of Youth and Sports
Rosa Luis de Sousa Micolo Minister of Parliamentary Affairs

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