Angola opposition slams ‘tyranny’ in new charter

(AFP)  LUANDA — Angola’s main opposition party Friday blasted the country’s new constitution, which strengthens the president’s powers, saying it creates a “state of tyranny” in Africa’s top oil producer.

“This represents a coup against democracy and the sovereignty of the Angolan people,” Isaias Samakuva, president of the Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA), told reporters in Luanda. More…………….

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: