Angola: Interior Ministry donates clothes to the elderly

Luanda, 06/19 - The Angolan Ministry of the Interior on Saturday, here, made a donation of clothing to the Beiral shelter home for the elderly, aimed at minimizing some of the difficulties that old people have in this institution.

The act is part of the commemorations of the 26th anniversary of the Ministry of the Interior, marked on 22 June.

The donation was handed by the deputy minister of Interior for Prison and Fire Services, Junior Kotingu Kavanaki, who appealed to the society to respect elderly people, even quoting the bible regarding God's command to honours the elders.

The director of Beiral, Joana Damiao, manifested her satisfaction with the gesture and appealed to other institutions to follow the example of the Ministry of the Interior.