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2015-12-01 Princess Isabel Dos Santos and the Looting of Angola
[Maka] Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos recently gave an interview to the BBC to talk about some of the challenges Angolans face. The Princess, as she as referred to in Angola, is one of the wealthiest and most powerful women in the world, according to BBC. She said one of the main challenges that Angola faces is educating its people. President José Eduardo dos Santos' daughter came across as being quite well-informed and pleasant: the beautiful face of the dictatorship.

2015-12-01 Angola Appeals for Joint Protection of World's Environment System
[ANGOP] Paris -The Republic of Angola appealed last Monday, in Paris, for all nations to work together in the protection and preservation of the environment system, as a good which the humanity needs.

2015-12-01 Namibe - Carnival Groups Share Experiences
[ANGOP] Namibe -The south-western Namibe province-based carnival groups met Monday to share experience and outline strategies for 2016 Edition.

2015-12-01 1º De Agosto Win Postponed Game
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola's 1º de Agosto senior female basketball team last Monday beat the INJS team of Cameroon by 58-40, in a group A postponed first round game of the African Clubs Cup taking place in Luanda, Angola.

2015-12-01 Ambassador to U.S Emphasises Angolan Executive's Commitment
[ANGOP] Brockton -The Angolan Executive is determined to build a just and equitable society based on sustainable and inclusive economic development in accordance with international standards, stated last weekend, in Brockton, State of Massachusetts, the ambassador of Angola to the USA, Agostinho Tavares.

2015-12-01 Angolan Coaches in CAF Licensing Course
[ANGOP] Luanda -Eighty coaches from the national first and second divisions of the country?s football league are participating from November 30, in Luanda and Benguela provinces, in the first level C licensing course.

2015-12-01 Foreign Players Increase and Refereeing Management Novelties of Girabola2016
[ANGOP] Luanda -The use of five foreign players per game as well as the responsibility of refereeing being transferred to the central board of referees are two key decisions for the 2016 football season which came out of the meeting between the managers of the Angola Football Federation (FAF) and clubs.

2015-12-01 Angola Participates in Africities 2015
[ANGOP] Pretoria -An Angolan delegation led by the minister of Territory Administration, Bornito de Sousa, is participating in the Forum and Fair of Africa Cities (Africities 2015), which runs from 29 November to the 3rd of December, in Johannesburg, South Africa.

2015-12-01 Science and Technology Minister Reiterates Appeal to Productive Sector
[ANGOP] Luanda -Science and Technology minister Maria Cândida Teixeira last Monday, in Luanda, reiterated her appeal to the productive sector to focus on a production of Angolan inventors and creators with industrial dimension.

2015-12-01 World's Aids Day
[ANGOP] Luanda -The World?s AIDS Day is celebrated worldwide on 1st December.

2015-12-01 Welfare Ministry Assists Over 250,000 Elderly Persons
[ANGOP] Luanda -At least 259,000 elderly persons are being assisted by the Social Welfare Ministry around the country, as part of the actions to reinforce and stimulate the elderly within the family.

2015-12-01 Angola Is Able to Support Other People - Parliamentarian
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Republic of Angola is ready to give solutions and support to other countries and peoples in achieving peace and stability, said Friday in Luanda, the speaker of Parliamentary House of Rwanda, Makusa Bernard.

2015-12-01 Angolan National Speaker Receives Ipu Secretary General
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan National Assembly Speaker (AN), Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, received Monday the Inter-parliamentary Union Secretary General (IPU), Martin Chungong, in the ambit of his five-day working visit to Angola.

2015-12-01 Burundi Speaker in Luanda for ICGLR Parliamentary Forum
[ANGOP] Luanda -Burundi's National Assembly Speaker Pascal Nyabenda arrived Monday in Luanda to attend the 6th Ordinary Session of the Parliamentary Forum of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (FP-ICGLR), scheduled for 1-3 December.

2015-12-01 Bié - Over 1000 Hectares of Land Cleared
[ANGOP] Cuito -At least 1,800 hectares of land are being prepared by peasants in central Bié province, as part of the 2015/2016 agricultural season.

2015-12-01 Fire Service School Runs Deep Water Rescue Course
[ANGOP] Luanda -The National School of Fire Service has run this year the first deep water rescue course.

2015-12-01 Post-Savimbi Politics in Angola
[Namibian] IT WAS in 2002 that the Angolan army managed to ambush and corner Jonas Savimbi in central Angola. They literally sprayed his convoy with bullets although the big, bearded man was still recognisable as the Angolan government paraded his bullet-riddled body to journalists and the rest of the world. What a sigh of relief this must have been for the authorities in Luanda.

2015-12-01 Angola Adopts Modern Legislation On Environment - Vice President
[ANGOP] Paris -The Angolan Vice President, Manuel Domingos Vicente, last Monday in Paris, France, said that Angola has adopted a modern legislation on the environment, as well as educational programmes designed to inhibit harmful actions against nature.

2015-12-01 Minars to Build Home for Elderly in Huila Province
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of Social Welfare will build in the next year, a shelter for the elderly in the province of Huila, announced, Monday, in Luanda, the minister, João Baptista Kussumua.

2015-12-01 Preparation of Means Is Crucial to Prevent Accidents - Official
[ANGOP] Luanda -The State Secretary for Interior Eugénio Laborinho has stressed the importance of adequate preparation of material and human resources to prevent and combat accidents and ensure safety of public and private property.

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