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  • Published on February 13, 2019 - 19:00 GMT

    Cuando Cubango: March 23, 2019 to be special

    Menongue, ANGOLA, February 13 - The celebrations of March 23, Cuito Cuanavale (Cuando Cubango) Battle Day, from 1987-1988, this year will be special, according to the Minister of State and Head of the Security House of the President of the Republic, Pedro …

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  • Published on February 13, 2019 - 19:00 GMT

    Thai swindle case trial in final phase

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 13 - After the trial of eight of the 10 defendants involved in the Thai Scam case over USD 50 billion of the Angolan state, the Supreme Court is questioning Cristian de Lemos, the third-last defendant., The Public Prosecutor's …

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  • Published on February 13, 2019 - 17:43 GMT

    National Police announce fight against corruption within staff

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 13 - The general commander of National Police Paulo de Almeida announced Wednesday disciplinary and criminal punitive measures among staff who fail to abide by the rules, with stress to the acts of corruption. , The initiative is …

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  • Published on February 13, 2019 - 08:40 GMT

    Head of State dismisses secretary of State for Petroleum

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 13 - The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, last Tuesday dismissed Paulino Fernando de Carvalho Jerónimo from the post of secretary of State for Petroleum, in replacement of José Alexandre Barroso. , On a press note issued by …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 18:50 GMT

    Chinese ambassador announces new investments to Angola

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 12 - China's outgoing ambassador to Angola, Cui Aimin, announced on Tuesday his country's interest in promoting a new investment cycle to support the economic and social development of the African partner., Cui Aimin was …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 18:50 GMT

    Brazilian businesspeople want invest in Angola

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 12 - The ambassador of the Federal Republic of Brazil, Paulino Franco de Carvalho Neto, on Tuesday in Luanda expressed the interest of his country's businesspeople in investing in Angola to help boost the national economy., …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 16:08 GMT

    UN reiterates support for Angola in combating crime

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 12 - The UN system coordinator in Angola, Paolo Balladelli reiterated Tuesday in Luanda the availability of the United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC) to continue to support the country in combating illicit financing, …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 16:08 GMT

    Guinea Conakry praises Angolan social peace model

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 12 - The outgoing ambassador of Guinea Conakry to Angola, Djigui Camara, said on Tuesday that the model for implementing social and political peace in Angola has to be followed by many African countries., The diplomat praised …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 16:08 GMT

    Head of State gets message from Namibian counterpart

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 12 - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, received Tuesday a message from his Namibian counterpart, Hage Geingob. , Namibian ambassador to Angola, Patrick Nandago, told journalists that he is  not aware on the contents of …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 12:30 GMT

    Angola expects CAR's peace agreement to be effective

    ANGOLA, February 12 - Addis Ababa -The Angolan Foreign Affairs minister, Manuel Augusto, said on Monday in Addis Ababa, that Angola expects that the peace agreement signed on February 5 by the Central African Republic (CAR) would be effective this time. , …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 11:14 GMT

    President dismisses Sovereign Fund board director

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 12 - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, dismissed on Monday Miguel Damião Gago from the position of board director of the Sovereign Fund of Angola (FSDEA)., On a note that has reached ANGOP, the Civil House of the …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 10:00 GMT

    2016 State's General Account passes in Parliament's specialty commissions

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 12 - The opinion-report on the 2016 State?s General Account last Monday was approved by the specialty commissions of the National Assembly, thus it is ready to be submitted to the plenary of the National Assembly (Angolan …

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  • Published on February 12, 2019 - 10:00 GMT

    Angola is AU member country for 43 years

    Luanda, ANGOLA, February 12 - The Republic of Angola is celebrating this Tuesday, February 12, 43 years since the country joined the then dubbed Organization of African Unity (OAU), which is now denominated African Union (AU)., The country was the 46th …

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  • Published on February 11, 2019 - 19:46 GMT

    INEA director in Cabinda accused of embezzlement detained

    Cabinda, ANGOLA, February 11 - The head of the Angola Road Institute (INEA) in Cabinda, Igor Pereira, is detained at the Criminal Investigation Service, accused of crimes of embezzlement, money laundering and misappropriation of state funds., Angolan …

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  • Published on February 11, 2019 - 16:21 GMT

    Equatorial Guinea joins PALOP forum as full member

    Addis Ababa, ANGOLA, February 11 - Equatorial Guinea is set to become a full member of the Forum of the Portuguese Speaking African Countries (PALOP) in the wake of a decision adopted Monday at the 2nd Extraordinary Meeting of the Council of Ministers of …

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  • Published on February 11, 2019 - 16:21 GMT

    MPLA wants greater moralization of society

    Caxito, ANGOLA, February 11 - The ruling MPLA party in Angola, proposes in its short-term political agenda a project of moralizing society based on the recovery of good habits, patriotic values and respect for the public., In presenting the MPLA's …

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  • Published on February 11, 2019 - 14:49 GMT

    President Al-Sisi promises AU financial restructuring

    Addis Ababa, ANGOLA, February 11 - The President of Egypt and now the chairman of the African Union (AU), Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, pledged on Sunday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to do all for the structural and financial reform of the continental organization. …

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  • Published on February 11, 2019 - 11:33 GMT

    Digital transformation in Africa main issue in AU last day Summit

    Addis Ababa, ANGOLA, February 11 - The 32nd Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) being held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, is closing this Monday, with discussion of several issues, mainly the digital transformation in …

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  • Published on February 11, 2019 - 11:33 GMT

    Africa must invest in human talent - Bill Gates

    Addis Ababa, ANGOLA, February 11 - African leaders should focus heavily on human talent so that the "Africa 2063" Agenda can achieve its goals, Microsft founder Bill Gates said in Addis Ababa Sunday. , Bill Gates, one of the three special guests …

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  • Published on February 11, 2019 - 11:33 GMT

    Portugal: CPLP project choice in favour of Fernando Pessoa without consensus

    Lisbon, ANGOLA, February 11 - Some Angolan individuals living in Portugal on Sunday rejected the name of the Portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa to be the patron of a university exchange project in the Portuguese-speaking world.,   It is a project aimed at …

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