Rede Girassol made available to Angolans, this Thursday, in Luanda, the television channel called “TV Girassol”, available on an experimental basis in position 20 of the ZAP platform.
It is a channel that will bring together numerous attractions, from national and international news, sports, as well as entertainment.
During his intervention at the launch ceremony of the channel, the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Hélder Barber dos Santos, referred that the Girassol Network comprises Radio, TV, News Portal and Social Networks and will seek to base its activity on credibility and impartiality. in disseminating information, thus seeking to define a position in society, and according to the source, the Girassol network is a project linked to the MPLA.
“Our daily practice will be characterized by an attitude of credibility, investigation and professionalism, combined with a high aesthetic and visual quality”, he underlined.
Rede Girassol is a private investment whose objective is to take advantage of and transform information technologies to introduce a new paradigm of social communication practices.
For the Minister of Telecommunications, Information Technology and Social Communication, Manuel Oliveira, this is progress and modernization for the country, in the sense of providing a quality service that will contribute to better information and training of citizens.
In this context, Manuel Oliveira underlined that the country is starting to have the conditions to use Angosat 2, at a time when the tests are running smoothly.
The governor of the province of Luanda, Manuel Homem, was expectant with the new project, hoping that it will be based on impartiality and the plurality of its contents.
The new channel will seek to enhance the Angolan culture and audiovisual industry, with the project presented as multiplatform, which adds Gira Negócios, Gira Notícias, Girassol FM, Girassol TV and Gira Play in terms of available services.
As for its entry into operation, it is scheduled for the 19th of this month, and from the 20th, the transmission of the main games of the FIFA 2023 World Cup in Qatar will begin.