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2016-07-29 Deputy Attorney General Hears Inmates Concerns
[ANGOP] Saurimo -The Deputy Attorney General of the Republic, Maria Manuel, held Thursday, a visit to the prison of Luzia, in the city of Saurimo, eastern Lunda Sul province to listen to the concerns of inmates.

2016-07-29 Angola - MPs Pleased With Cazenga, Sambizanga Facelift
[ANGOP] Luanda -Members of the parliamentary group of the ruling MPLA party, led by Bento Bento, Thursday expressed satisfaction with rehabilitation of the municipalities of Sambizanga and Cazenga, Luanda, aimed at providing the residents with better living conditions.

2016-07-29 Business Class Urged to Invest
[ANGOP] Lubango -The governor of the southern Huila province Marcelino Tyipinge Thursday in Lubango encouraged the business class to continue to undertake with a view to increasingly boosting the national economy.

2016-07-29 Football/Cup - Petro Beat Jgm Do Huambo in Penalty Shootout
[ANGOP] Huambo -Played on Tuesday at Kuricutelas Football Stadium, central Huambo Province, Petro de Luanda's victory over the local JGM team was hard-won and only achieved through penalties, which in 4-3 after a final time 1-1 draw in the normal time, thus qualifying Petro for the quarter-finals of the Angolan League Cup in football.

2016-07-28 World Cup/Handball - Angola Face Hungary in Eighth-Finals of Youth Competition
[ANGOP] Luanda -The national youth female handball team will face Hungary in the eighth-finals of the World Cup of this category, taking place in Slovakia.

2016-07-28 Archaeologist Highlights Role of Mbanza Congo Management Committee
[ANGOP] Mbanza Congo -The role of the Participative Management Committee of Mbanza Kongo was highlighted Tuesday by the scientific coordinator of the project "Mbanza Kongo, a City to Unearth to Preserve", archeologist, Sonia Domingos.

2016-07-28 Specialists to Restore Mbanza Kongo Monuments
[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -A team of foreign specialists tasked with restoring some historical monuments in the former capital of the ancient capital of the Kongo Kingdom, Mbanza Kongo, is expected soon here.

2016-07-27 Police Torture in Angola - the Persecution of Matata
[Maka] People living in Cacuaco municipality, on the outskirts of the Angolan capital Luanda, have good reason to fear the police who operate there. Residents complain that officers in both the National Police and the Criminal Investigation Service arrest people at random and then try to force them to confess to crimes.

2016-07-26 Police Torture in Angola - the Death of Flávio Carizo
[Maka] Flávio Agostinho Carizo was laid to rest on June 25. It was his birthday. He would have been 26 years old. Those who witnessed his final hours are prepared to testify that he was killed by police officers who were trying to torture a confession out of him.

2016-07-28 Red Cross Races Against Time to Halt Yellow Fever Outbreak Before Rainy Season Begins
[IFRC] It is another busy day at the 'QuilĂ´metro trinta' market in Viana, a municipality[1] in Luanda Province. Considered as one of the country's biggest market, 'kilometre 30' is crowded and buzzing with activity. Colorfully dressed women are swiftly slipping between carts piled high with wooden boxes, while skillfully balancing heavy merchandises on their heads.

2016-07-26 CPLP Games - Final Board of Medals
[ANGOP] Sal -Angola ended up in the third place of the general board of medals of the Portuguese Speaking Countries Community (CPLP) Games, which happened from 17 to 24 July in Sal Island, Cape Verde, an event that was dominated by Portugal.

2016-07-26 Inacom Prohibits Street Sale of Cell-Phone SIM Cards
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan Communications Institute (INACOM) has prohibited street sale of the subscriber identification module-card (SIM card) or out of the formal commercial circuit.

2016-07-26 Governor Wants Dynamism in Mbanza Kongo Management Committee
[ANGOP] Mbanza Congo -The governor of northern Zaire province, José Joanes André, Monday in Mbanza Congo urged members of the Participative Management Committee of the city's Historic-Cultural Centre for more efforts for the preservation and conservation of the historical and cultural heritage competing to enter the World Heritage list.

2016-07-26 Football/2nd Division - Results and Standing After Completion of Third Round
[ANGOP] Luanda -Check bellow the results and standing after the completion of the third round of the National Second Division Football Championship (Segundona), which qualifies three teams to the top division competition (Girabola).

2016-07-26 UN Secretary-General Candidate Wooing Angola for Support
[ANGOP] Luanda -The candidate for the position of UN Secretary General Helen Clark Monday in Luanda asked Angolan Government for support during an audience granted by Angolan Foreign minister, Georges Rebelo Chikoti.

2016-07-26 UN Secretary-General Candidate Wooing Angola Over Support
[ANGOP] Luanda -The candidate for the position of UN Secretary General Helen Clark Monday in Luanda asked Angolan Government for support during an audience granted by Angolan Foreign minister, Georges Rebelo Chikoti.

2016-07-26 Vice President Receives UN Secretary General Candidate
[ANGOP] Luanda -The vice-president, Manuel Vicente, received Monday, in Luanda, the former Prime Minister of New Zealand and candidate to the post of UN secretary general, Hellen Clark, with whom he analyzed issues of her candidacy.

2016-07-26 Official Backs Flexible Policies to Address Climate Change
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan minister of Energy and Water JoĂŁo Baptista Borges Monday in Luanda defended the implementation of flexible and targeted policies to tackle the climate adversities due to ongoing climate change affecting developed and underdeveloped countries.

2016-07-26 African Parliament Official Wants Change Into Legislative Body
[ANGOP] Luanda -The first vice president of Pan-African Parliament Joaquim Eduardo Mulembwe Monday in Luanda stressed the need to change the scenario by transforming the consultative institution into legislature body.

2016-07-26 EPAL Hopes to Gain Experience to Improve Water Quality
[ANGOP] Luanda -Luanda Water Distribution Company (EPAL) intends to gain experience to improve the quality of water distributed to the population with the completion of the 74th Technical and Scientific Council of the African Water Association (AFWA), opened Monday in Luanda.

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