Picture: Daily Maverick By The Guardian.com Democratic Republic of Congo’s government clamps down on communications as activists plan demonstrations against President Joseph Kabila Democratic Republic of Congo’s government on Saturday ordered telecommunications providers to cut internet and SMS services across the country ahead of planned anti-government demonstrations. Grassroots Catholic activists have called for marches in…

Refletindo sobre 2018 Por Friends of Angola À medida que 2018 chega ao fim, os Amigos de Angola (FoA) gostariam de honrar o trabalho de todos os activistas dos direitos humanos e da sociedade civil em Angola e em todo o mundo. Infelizmente, o respeito pelos direitos humanos e a boa governação em Angola continuam…

Protesters sing the Congolese national anthem around a roundabout in Beni during a demonstration against the postponement of elections in the territory of the Beni and the city of Butembo on December 27, 2018. APlus TV Africa photo By AFP One of the world’s powder-keg countries faces a crunch test on Sunday when Democratic Republic…

Image:Friends of Angola By africanews Angola has implemented the recommendations of the IMF’s Enhanced General Data Dissemination System (e-GDDS) by publishing critical data through a “data hub” — National Summary Data Page (NSDP). The page aims to serve as a one-stop-shop for essential macroeconomic data on national accounts, government operations and debt, monetary and financial…

Fonte: VOA Em Luanda foram realizadas duas manifestações Apesar da concentração para a manifestação contra o desemprego, na cidade de Malanje, ter tido no local apenas oito indivíduos, a Polícia impediu que a mesma se realizasse, neste sábado, 8 de Dezembro. Os oito activistas presentes no largo Nginga Mbande foram levados para uma unidade policial…

A iniciativa pertence à 3ª Divisão, Movimento de Hip Hop intervencionista de Cacuaco, zona mais a norte da capital do País. O espectáculo contará com a presenta de rappers que se solidarizam com a causa dos jovens como é o caso de MC Life, Kabanga Dikulo, Luaty Beirão e outros Por Fernando Guelengue Para chamar…

By Christian Today On October 4, the Angolan government issued a decree, which closed the existing four ecumenical forums that have until now enabled unregistered churches to operate. The decree gave 30 days for any unregistered church to gather 100,000 membership signatures from adult Angolan citizens residing in at least 12 of the 18 provinces….

Fonte: Radio Angola Em plenária desta quarta-feira, 21 de Novembro de 2018, na Assembleia Nacional, que apreciou e votou na generalidade a proposta de Lei sobre Liberdade de Religião, Crença e Culto, o Deputado Alcides Sakala, pediu um esclarecimento público do acontecimento do Monte Sumy, ocorrido a 16 de Abril de 2015, na província do Huambo,…

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…

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