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Angola thanks China for money for road building  

Angolan Finance Minister Archer Mangueira has expressed his nation’s gratitude to China for paying for the newly opened road between Boavista and Sambizanga, Jornal de Angola reports.

“We thank the Chinese authorities, which provided the financial resources to make this infrastructure construction and rehabilitation programme possible,” The newspaper quotes Mr Mangueira as saying.

The Angolan news agency, Angop, reports that the new road, opened last week by Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos, is intended to improve the flow of traffic in Boavista, which is part of Luanda.