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  • Published on May 11, 2020 - 20:05 GMT

    Minister calls for full participation in retrieval of values

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 11 - The minister of Territory Administration and State Reform said Monday in Luanda that the success of the National Moral and Civic Values Retrieval Programme requires the involvement of all Angolans. , Marcy Lopes was speaking at the …

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  • Published on May 11, 2020 - 17:47 GMT

    New state of emergency in force

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 11 - A new 15-day state of emergency period going until May 25 has taken effect as from 00:00 am on Monday, as part of the measures put in place to contain the expansion of the covid-19 pandemic in the country. , This is the fourth …

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  • Published on May 9, 2020 - 15:30 GMT

    Angolans stranded in Russia expected home soon

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 9 - A group of Angolan nationals stranded in Russia due to borders shut-down is expected on May 15 in the country, the government announced. ,   This is after other Angolans who were stranded in Portugal and Cuba were flown into the …

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  • Published on May 9, 2020 - 15:30 GMT

    Opposition parties praise government efforts

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 9 - Parliamentary opposition parties upheld the extension of the State of Emergency for another 15 days, having praised the Executive's efforts to arrest the spread of Covid-19 cases in the country., The representative of the …

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  • Published on May 9, 2020 - 10:22 GMT

    Angolan President discusses solutions with SADC leaders

    ANGOLA, May 9 - Luanda- Angolan head of State João Lourenço Friday discussed with the seven counterparts of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) the issues related to combat covid-19. , At the end of debate, held via videoconference, the …

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  • Published on May 8, 2020 - 17:12 GMT

    Contagion risk forces State of Emergency extension

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 8 - The risk of spreading on a large scale in the community of the Covid 19, led the National Assembly (AN) to approve unanimously this Friday, the request of the Head of State, João Lourenço, for the third 15-day extension of the …

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  • Published on May 8, 2020 - 14:36 GMT

    Parliament discusses third State of Emergency extension

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 8 - The National Assembly of Angola (Parliament) is due to discuss this Friday in the extraordinary plenary session regarding the Head of State João Lourenço requested related to the extension of the State of Emergency due to Covid-19 …

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  • Published on May 8, 2020 - 14:36 GMT

    Parliament accepts new State of Emergency

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 8 - The Parliament unanimously approved (193 votes), this Friday, the request of the President of the Republic for the extension of the State of Emergency in the country, for another 15 days, due to the covid-19 pandemic., With the …

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  • Published on May 8, 2020 - 12:21 GMT

    Covid-19: 13 Vietnamese nationals detained

    Menongue, ANGOLA, May 8 - At least thirteen Vietnamese citizens, six of them women, were arrested on Wednesday afternoon in the Missombo commune, 18 kilometres from the capital city of Menongue, the capital of Cuando Cubango, for disobedience to the …

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  • Published on May 8, 2020 - 10:03 GMT

    UNITA defends better Covid-19 testing

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 8 - The leader of the main opposition party UNITA, Adalberto Costa Júnior Thursday here defended improvements in the testing system for Covid-19 in Angola, in order to assess the extent of the pandemic on national territory.,  As a …

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  • Published on May 8, 2020 - 07:47 GMT

    Council of Republic backs extension of State of Emergency

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 8 - The Council of the Republic Thursday recommended the extension of the State of Emergency in order to contain the spread of Covid-19, a pandemic that has infected 36 people in Angola since last March., Angola has been observing this …

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  • Published on May 7, 2020 - 15:59 GMT

    Local situation of Covid-19 analyzed by MPLA

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 7 - The Secretariat of the Politburo of the ruling MPLA party analyzed last Wednesday, in Luanda, the State of Emergency and the situation of the pandemic of covid-19 in the country, in a session guided by the vice president of the …

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  • Published on May 7, 2020 - 13:21 GMT

    Approval of local government laws must conform to financial reality

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 7 - The minister of Territory Administration and State Reform, Marcy Lopes, affirmed last Wednesday in Luanda that the approval of the legislative package on local governments must conform to the financial reality of the country., The …

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  • Published on May 6, 2020 - 23:11 GMT

    President convenes Council of Republic

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 6 - President João Lourenço has convened the Council of the Republic (CR) for a session on Thursday in Luanda, to discuss the novel coronavirus (covid-19) issue in the country. , The CR session is expected to produce a communique on …

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  • Published on May 5, 2020 - 08:55 GMT

    Parliament approves draft law on inter-local power cooperation

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 5 - The National Assembly (AN) approved, in its speciality, this Monday, the draft Law on the General Regime of Inter-Local Governments, which identifies the instruments of cooperation to be adopted by local authorities in the exercise …

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  • Published on May 5, 2020 - 08:55 GMT

    Expert calls for understanding in CPLP

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 5 - The technician of the Portuguese Language Institute, Gimi Panzo, pointed out Monday in Luanda the need to create a common platform between the Member States of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP) to end the …

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  • Published on May 5, 2020 - 08:55 GMT

    Police chief wants reinforced preventive measures

    Cabinda, ANGOLA, May 5 - The commander general of the national police, chief commissioner Paulo de Almeida, Monday in Cabinda said that the cases of local transmission recorded in Luanda require the strengthening of preventive measures against the covid- …

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  • Published on May 2, 2020 - 15:16 GMT

    National Police hails population behavior

    Dundo, ANGOLA, May 2 - The commander of the Border Police 7th unit in Lunda Norte, Lourenço Filipe praised Friday in Dundo the action of the population by denouncing cases of infringements on the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). , …

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  • Published on May 2, 2020 - 15:16 GMT

    Police steps up DRC river border control

    Soyo, ANGOLA, May 2 - The National Police general commander, general commissioner Paulo de Almeida assured in Soyo municipality, Zaire province, the reinforcement of more technical and human resources in the next days on river border of that region with …

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  • Published on May 2, 2020 - 13:25 GMT

    Ruling party committed to jobs and needy people

    Luanda, ANGOLA, May 2 - The political bureau of the central committee of MPLA reaffirmed (Friday), in Luanda, its commitment to preserving jobs, support for needy families and people in the country. ,   In a note, about May 1st, International Workers' …

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