The Angola Press Agency - A public company, known by the acronym ANGOP- is a large enterprise, with legal and administrative personality, and financial and patrimonial autonomy. ANGOP was established in Luanda in July 1975 and its first dispatch was issued on 30 October 1975. ANGOP enjoys editorial autonomy and independence, in the light of the law 9/75 of 15 September and the law 22/91 of 15 June.
ANGOP's objectives are focused on the gathering, treatment and distribution of news, with exclusive status, in Angola and abroad, based on an information service that is objective, on current local and international events. It provides up-to-date information, through electronic means, Internet or e-mail, directly or through other agreed forms, to national and foreign media organs, on the basis of duly signed agreements.
Its main activity focuses on the provision of up-to-date information, through electronic means, Internet or e-mail, directly or through other agreed ways, to local and foreign press media organs, based on duly signed agreements.