Angola News


Thursday, 07-30-15, 13:36Digital Library Implementation Reaffirmed[ANGOP] Ondjiva -The Government's determination to implement the programme of construction of more digital libraries around the country was reaffirmed Wednesday in southern Cunene province. read more...
Thursday, 07-30-15, 13:29Angola Counts On S. Korean Investment to Boost Economic Diversification[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola is counting on South Korean investment, either from companies or in terms of partnerships, focusing its major technological capacity, among others, on the fields of electronics, car and ship manufacture. read more...
Wednesday, 07-29-15, 14:23Attorney's Office Explains Detention of 15 Alleged Coup Plotters[ANGOP] Luanda -The deputy attorney general Helder Pitra Grós Tuesday in Luanda explained the detention of 15 nationals for allegedly attempting to promote an uprising or situation that could seriously disturb the public order in Angola. read more...
Wednesday, 07-29-15, 14:16Angolan Membership to Voluntary Principles to Be Analyzed On Thursday[ANGOP] Luanda -The process of membership of Angola to the Voluntary Principles on Mining will be discussed Thursday in Luanda during a meeting between the minister of Geology and Mining, Francisco Queiroz, and the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, Steven Feldstein. read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 13:23Anselmo Ralph and Sony Music Partnership to Generate First Album in 2016[ANGOP] Luanda -The first album of the Angolan musician Anselmo Ralph, as an artist of international publisher Sony Music, will be released in the first half of 2016. read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 13:22Defence Minister Praises Bravery of Cuban Heroes' Assault On Moncada Military Base[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister of defence, João Lourenço, praised the bravery of the Cuban martyrs in the assault on the Moncada barracks, which served as the paradigm for the liberation struggle of other peoples, in particular so that the Angolan people could win its independence on 11 November 1975. read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 12:54Artisanal Boats Seized for Illegal Fishing[ANGOP] Mbanza Congo -Twelve artisanal boats were seized due to illegal fishing, during the week-end in Soyo municipality, northern Zaire province, by the staff of the northern Naval region of the Angolan Navy (MGA). read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 12:51Governor Advocates Strengthening of Friendship With Cuba[ANGOP] Huambo -The governor of the central Huambo province, Kundi Paihama, defended Sunday here the strengthening of bilateral relations and friendship between Angola and Cuba, in order to maintain alive the honour of the sons who sacrificed their lives in favour of the peoples of both countries. read more...
Monday, 07-27-15, 12:27Govt Launches Crackdown Amid Plunging Oil Prices[Al Jazeera] On a Saturday afternoon last month police raided a house in Luanda, the capital of Angola, and dragged 16 people out at gunpoint, covered their heads in hoods, and drove them away. They have been held in solitary confinement since June 20. read more...
Monday, 07-27-15, 5:10Obama's 'Homecoming' Connects Continents - and Colleagues[allAfrica] The day of President Barack Obama's arrival in Kenya, I was hunched in front of a computer monitor in AllAfrica's Washington, DC offices scanning our diverse sources for updates. read more...


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