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Wed, 07 Oct 2020 14:44 - Updated Wed, 07 Oct 2020 14:46

Angola announces construction of first local authority building

Catumbela - Angola will build the first administrative and municipal infrastructure in the coming 18 months, announced the State Secretary for the Local Authorities, Márcio Daniel, on Tuesday in Benguela province.

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Márcio Daniel at stone-launching ceremony for construction of municipal building

Photo: Cedida pelo Rodrigues Tenente

Manager of Bacelinho farm, Carlos Serra

Photo: Cortesia de Carlos Benedito

The first stone for the start of construction works was launched Monday in the municipality of Catumbela.

Although no date has been set yet, the first municipal elections may experience a period of important changes in the context of de-centralisation and deconcentration, with the citizens expected to elect the local government leaders.

Estimated at 4. 5 billion kwanzas, under the Integrated Programme for Intervention in Municipalities (PIIM), the project is located in Luongo satellite city.
 

The work is in charge of a consortium of three contractors, namely Belo Empreendimentos, Soares da Costa and Nov Engenharia e Construções.

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