By VOA GENEVA — The U.N. Children’s Fund (UNICEF) reports that more than 80,000 children are among 330,000 Congolese migrants expelled by the Angolan government since the start of October. The migrants were sent to the Democratic Republic of Congo’s volatile Kasai Province, where ethnic tensions triggered a brutal conflict in 2016. According to UNICEF,…

By africanes Angola’s is failing to control its foreign and domestic debt which is estimated at nearly $80 billion despite being the second largest oil producing country in Africa and the continent’s third strongest economy. The debt is very high considering that the country has a resources that has been a major contributor to it’s…

By AFP At least 10 Congolese were killed in Angola in clashes with locals and the police on the sidelines of a government drive to send them back to Democratic Republic of Congo, reports said on Monday. Angola’s state-run television TPA said 10 nationals from the Democratic Republic of Congo plus an Angolan police officer…

By EIN Presswire Luanda, ANGOLA, October 8 – Angola’s National Assembly on Monday requested the cooperation of the US Congress for repatriation of funds, illegally held abroad. The request came from the leader of the Commission on Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Communities Abroad, Josefina Diakite. This was during a meeting with US Congressmen, who…

Fonte: FoA A Friends of Angola (FoA) informa à sociedade civil, que a partir de hoje (04.10.18), está aberto o processo de candidaturas para a realização de encontros que visam abordar a implementação das autarquias em Angola. Este projecto esta a ser financiado pelo governo canadiano. Nós acreditamos que o diálogo permanente irá possibilitar a…

Por SOFIA LORENA 16 de Setembro de 2018 Não há medidas estruturais e os angolanos não viram as suas vidas melhorar no último ano. “Ainda vivemos de expectativas”, diz o opositor Filomeno Vieira Lopes. Nem todos acreditam que a mudança possa vir do MPLA. João Lourenço tem feito discursos repletos de tudo o que a…

By ARNALDO VIEIRA The body of Angolan former rebel group Unita’s army’s chief of staff will be repatriated Thursday from South Africa, family sources confirmed. General Arlindo Chenda Pena “Ben Ben” died in 1998 in South Africa. He will be reburied in his homeland in Bié Province in central part of Angola. Gen Pena also…

By Christopher Torchia | AP JOHANNESBURG — The former president of Angola on Saturday said he made mistakes during his long rule but was holding his “head high” as he stepped down as leader of the ruling MPLA party. The political exit of Jose Eduardo dos Santos comes as President Joao Lourenco, a former defense minister, pledges…

Friends of Angola P.O. Box 21602 Washington, DC 20009 T: 202-413-7432 E: info@friendsofangola.org September 4, 2018. Freedom of Religion in Angola Washington D.C – Friends of Angola (FOA) hereby appeals to the Supreme Court (TS) to review the case of the José Julino Kalupeteka. This is because first, any appeal of this case rests with…

Friends of Angola B.O. Box 21602 Washington, DC 20009 T: 202-413-7432 E: info@friendsofangola.org 27 de Agosto, 2018 Pedido de Reapreciação do caso Kalupeteka Washington D.C – A Friends of Angola (F.O.A) vem por meio deste ofício apelar ao Tribunal Supremo (TS) para reapreciar o processo do caso José Julino Kalupeteka, uma vez que o recurso…

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