People's Republic of Angola

The People's Republic of Angola (Portuguese: República Popular de Angola) was the self-declared socialist state which governed Angola from its independence in 1975 until 25 August 1992, during the Angolan Civil War.

People's Republic of Angola
República Popular de Angola
Anthem: Angola Avante
Onwards Angola
Common languagesPortuguese
GovernmentUnitary Marxist-Leninist one-party socialist republic (until 1991)
Agostinho Neto
José Eduardo dos Santos
Prime Minister 
Lopo do Nascimento
Fernando José de França Dias Van-Dúnem
Historical eraCold War
 Independence from Portugal
11 November 1975
22 November 1976
25 August 1992
Calling code244
ISO 3166 codeAO
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Overseas Province of Angola
Republic of Angola