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
1975–1992
Anthem: Angola Avante
Onwards Angola
CapitalLuanda
Common languagesPortuguese
GovernmentUnitary Marxist-Leninist one-party socialist republic (until 1991)
President 
 1975−1979
Agostinho Neto
 1979−1992
José Eduardo dos Santos
Prime Minister 
 1975−1978
Lopo do Nascimento
 1991−1992
Fernando José de França Dias Van-Dúnem
Historical eraCold War
 Independence from Portugal
11 November 1975
22 November 1976
25 August 1992
CurrencyKwanza
Calling code244
ISO 3166 codeAO
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Overseas Province of Angola
Republic of Angola