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30-Apr-2020 20:11

Homosexuality is illegal in Angola, where the law prohibits “acts against nature”, but this has seldom been enforced.In May 2018, the National Assembly approved a new penal code that no longer outlaws consenting same-sex sexual activity, although it has yet to go into effect.President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday arrived in the Angolan capital Luanda, to begin a two-day state visit.He is in the Central African nation at the invitation of the Angolan leader, Joao Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço.

Whilst in Angola, President Akufo-Addo would hold bilateral talks with his Angolan counterpart and address a special sitting of the National Assembly.

Speaking on the legal process that was involved in the official registration of the association, Fernandez explained that it was a long and laborious endeavour.

This was not only due to bureaucratic challenges with government but also in raising finances and ensuring civil society support and inclusivity.

Established in 2013, the association is part of the Angolan National Coordination Mechanism for Malaria, Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS.

“We give psycho-social help to the community and promote the vision of community empowerment [with] civil society organisations working with HIV/AIDS in Angola,” Fernandez explained in an interview with Mambaonline.Families continue to be a worrying issue, because they continue to be the first to discriminate, as well as low level of schooling and poor access to employment.