Angola: Public National Radio New Director Nominated


The journalist Eduardo Magalhaes was appointed on Monday the new director of the State-run Angola National Radio (RNA), in a dispatch issued by the minister of SocialCommunication, Manuel Antonio Rabelais, ANGOP has learnt. According to the document, Eduardo Magalhaes will lead a management council of the RNA to overcome the challenges it currently faces.

The management council, which is an executive organ, will deal with the new dynamic that this media organ intends to implement. Eduardo Magalhaes is also since January this year the deputy general director for the Information Area. Born in Luanda, aged 37, he is graduated in law by the Agostinho Neto University. He is currently doing a Master´s degree in political and juridical sciences in the same university, a course that is being given in partnership with the Law Faculty of the Portuguese Lisboa University.

(Angola Press Agency (Luanda), 5 June 2007)