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2016-09-30 Car Accidents Kill Six, Leave 29 Injured in Seven Days
[ANGOP] Benguela -At least six people died and 29 others were injured as a result of 26 road accidents recorded in the past seven days, in Benguela province, by the provincial command of the National Police.

2016-09-30 Football/Under-17 - National Squad 90 Minutes Away From CAF
[ANGOP] Luanda -The under-17 national football squad will decide their fate this Saturday afternoon regarding the pass to the 2017 African Cup of Nations (CAF), when they face the Comoros Island in their home, in an encounter for the second leg of this eliminatory round.

2016-09-29 Social Policy Commission Assesses Reform in Health Sector
[ANGOP] Luanda -The reform of the health sector in Angola is being analysed this Thursday, in Luanda, by the Social Policy Commission of the Cabinet Council.

2016-09-28 Basketball Star Moreira Signs for The Toronto Raptors
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan post Yanick Moreira signed a one-season contract with the team of the Toronto Raptors, of the American basketball league (NBA), becoming the first Angolan joining the official squad of this team in this competition.

2016-09-29 AfDB Suggests Public-Private Partnerships
[ANGOP] Luanda -The promotion of public-private partnerships (PPP) is deemed by the African Development Bank (AfDB) a good tool to be used to tackle the financial crisis being faced by Angola, triggered by the steep fall of the crude-oil price in the international market.

2016-09-29 More Publicity of Ombudsman's Job Defended
[ANGOP] Luanda -The deputy ombudsman Maria da Conceição de Almeida Sango Wednesday in Luanda expressed the need for more publicity of the work done by the Ombudsman?s Office.

2016-09-28 Petro Lead Provincial Championship
[ANGOP] Luanda -After getting three points out of two games, Petro de Luanda got to the top of the provincial men's basketball championship that has started with some hiccups.

2016-09-28 Police School to Undergo Rehabilitation Works
[ANGOP] Luanda -The National School of Public Order Police (Capolo) is to undergo soon a rehabilitation process with a view to modernising its training programme and internal conditions, said last Tuesday in Luanda the General Commander of the National Police, Ambrósio de Lemos.

2016-09-28 Construction Minister Sacked
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, last Tuesday sacked the Construction minister, Waldemar Pires Alexandre, and the Executive Director of the Angolan Sovereign Fund, Artur Carlos Andrade Fortunato.

2016-09-28 2016/2017 Agricultural Season Opens
[ANGOP] Lucala -The 2016/2017 Agricultural Season opened officially on Tuesday in the locality of Cacala, municipality of Lucala, northern Cuanza Norte province.

2016-09-28 Tourism Might Help With Foreign Currencies Shortage - Minister
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Hotels and Tourism minister, Paulino Baptista, Tuesday in Luanda reaffirmed the country's commitment to investing in tourism as a solution to the shortage of foreign currencies.

2016-09-28 President Swears in New Construction Minister
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos Wednesday in Luanda swore in Artur Carlos Andrade Fortunato as new Construction minister, following his appointment on Tuesday.

2016-09-28 Territory Minister Assesses Electoral Registration Technical Units
[ANGOP] Cabinda -The Territory Administration minister, Bornito de Sousa, was Friday in the northern Cabinda Province where he assessed with the local authorities the degree of implementation of technical units tasked with the current Job of updating the electoral roll in the province.

2016-09-28 Deaf People's Association Promotes Accessibility Law
[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Association of Deaf People (ANSA) has been working in the divulgence of the Accessibility Law, by pushing for its promotion in the media in their language.

2016-09-28 Armed Men Attack Private Cash Transportation Car
[ANGOP] Luanda -Two guards of a private security company were on Monday afternoon killed by gun shots in the commune of Kicolo, municipality of Cacuaco, when armed men attacked a cash transport convoy.

2016-09-28 Vice President Back Home
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan vice president Manuel Vicente returned to the country Tuesday after attending the 71st session of the UN General Assembly held on 20 - 26 September in New York(US), on behalf of the head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos.

2016-09-28 Ruing Party Youth Reaffirms Committed to Social Peace
[ANGOP] Malanje -The first national secretary of the ruling MPLA party, Sérgio Luther Rescova Joaquim, Monday here urged the JMPLA members to permanently promote actions that help preserve peace and the country's socio-economic development.

2016-09-28 Seminar On Public Procurement Starts Thursday
[ANGOP] Lubango -The first regional seminar on public procurement, organized by the Ministry of Finance, will be held Thursday in Lubango, southern Huila province.

2016-09-28 Governor Announces Repair of Ondjiva/Omala Road
[ANGOP] Ondjiva -The governor of southern Cunene province, Kundi Paihama, announced the rehabilitation as from 2017 of the Ondjiva/Omala road in southern Cunene province.

2016-09-28 350 Hectares of Land Cleared of Landmines in Bie Province
[ANGOP] Cuito -At least 350 hectares of land were cleared of landmines in central Bié province by demining operators since last year.

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