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  • Drought victims in Cunene get food aid
    Sat, 07 Dec 2019 15:00

    Drought victims in Cunene get food aid

    Luanda - At least 2,400 tons of miscellaneous food products went this Saturday to Curoca municipality, Cunene province, to help the drought-stricken populations of that southern region.

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  • Sat, 07 Dec 2019 12:29

    National police unveils Nossa Esquadra project

    Luanda - The National Police launched (Friday) in Luanda, the project called Nossa Esquadra (Our Police Station), an initiative that aims to respond quickly to the concerns raised by the citizens.

  • Thu, 05 Dec 2019 19:26

    Luanda licenses oil sector entrepreneurs

    Luanda - The Petroleum Derivatives Regulatory Institute (IRDP) has provided application forms for municipal administrations to start licensing, starting on December 16, entrepreneurs interested in trading oil by-products.

  • Fri, 29 Nov 2019 18:31

    Court acquits former director of Jornal de Angola

    Luanda - The former director of the daily newspaper Jornal de Angola (JA), José Ribeiro, Friday was acquitted by the Luanda Provincial Court over the crime of defamation and libel, who was accused by the candidate for president of the Order of Engineers (OE), in the 2017 elections, Barnabas Raimundo.

  • Thu, 28 Nov 2019 11:56

    Ruling party's leaders, staff urged to be committed

    Luanda - The ruling MPLA party has urged its staff and leaders to work hard on defence of the political line, principles and ideological guidance of the party, respecting the people and defending their interests.

  • Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:07

    UNITA party focuses on work with communities

    Luanda - The new leadership of the country's main opposition party, UNITA, has prioritised work with the communities, major interaction with the citizens and avoidance of clustering at the top of the organisation's structure.

  • Mon, 25 Nov 2019 16:11

    State secretary considers poor hygiene in Mabunda Market

    Luanda - The Secretary of State of the Ministry of Fisheries and the Sea, Carlos de Martinó Cordeiro, stressed Monday, the poor hygienic conditions on the outskirts of the Mabunda Fish market in the urban district of Samba, Luanda.

  • Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:49

    Ruling party highlights more entries in youth wing

    Luanda - Ruling MPLA vice-president, Luísa Damião, said that the 8th Ordinary Congress of her party's youth wing, held last October, allowed a greater rejuvenation of the JMPLA organs and agencies, with the entry of young people up to the age of 35, making the organization stronger and richer in terms of skills and talent.

  • Mon, 25 Nov 2019 09:56

    Criminal investigation service catches drugs mogul

    Luanda: A citizen considered by the Criminal Investigation Service (SIC) an Angolan drug mogul was detained last Saturday, in Luanda.