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Angola : Angola's Dos Santos says relations with Portugal 'not well'
on 2013/10/15 19:47:29
Angola

Angola's President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos said on Tuesday his country's relationship with Portugal, its former colonial ruler and one of its main trading partners, was "not well" and not conducive to the creation of a planned strategic partnership.

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Angola : Rain kills at least nine in Angolan capital
on 2013/4/8 20:02:39
Angola

At least nine people were killed and four others went missing in floods caused by heavy rains that hit the Angolan capital of Luanda and its outskirts Saturday, the state news agency Angop reported Sunday.

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Angola : Angola truck accident kills 16, injures 3
on 2013/1/7 20:32:53
Angola

A truck carrying illegal migrants from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has flipped in Angola, killing 16 people and seriously injuring three others.

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Angola : Angola's next 5-year development plan focuses on stability, growth: official
on 2012/11/13 18:57:36
Angola

Angolan Vice President Manuel Vicente said the national development plan for 2013-2017 would focus on "stability, growth and employment"with the main goal of fighting against hunger and poverty and raising the living standards of Angolans, the official news agency Angop reported on Monday.

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Angola : Angola plans new city to tackle housing problem
on 2012/11/4 19:25:45
Angola

Angola plans to build a new city in its northern province of Zaire by 2016 to tackle the housing problem in the region, the provincial governor announced on Saturday.

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Angola : 40 percent abstention at Angola elections
on 2012/9/5 13:47:50
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LUANDA, Angola (AP) — Forty percent of voters abstained from casting ballots in Angola's legislative elections, the electoral commission said of a shocking rate for Africa that some blamed on cynicism over the ruling party's victory after 33 years in power. Others blamed faulty electoral rolls that included people who died a long time ago.

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Angola : It's official: Angola's ruling party wins election
on 2012/9/4 17:28:06
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LUANDA, Angola (AP) — Angola's electoral commission says the ruling Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola has won an overwhelming majority of 72 percent of votes with nearly all ballots counted.

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Angola : Angola's ruling MPLA party wins 74 percent of vote
on 2012/9/3 15:13:08
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AP
LUANDA, Angola (AP) — President Jose Eduardo dos Santos' ruling party has won 73 percent of the national vote assuring his government, in power for 32 years, another five years in power.

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Angola : Dos Santos in unassailable lead in Angola elections
on 2012/9/3 15:09:54
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AFP
Angola's state media on Sunday declared the long-ruling Jose Eduardo dos Santos president-elect, even as vote tallying was unfinished and the opposition was building fraud evidence.

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Angola : Angola: Ruling party wins election
on 2012/9/2 14:21:42
Angola

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AP
LUANDA, Angola (AP) — Preliminary results show that Angola's ruling party has won 75 percent of the national vote, assuring President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, in power for 33 years, another five years in office.

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Angola : Dos Santos party takes 74% in early Angola vote results
on 2012/9/2 14:18:10
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AFP
The ruling party of President Jose Eduardo dos Santos took a large lead in the first returns from this week's parliamentary vote, electoral commission spokeswoman Julia Ferreira said Saturday.

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Angola : Angola tallies ballots with Dos Santos tipped to win
on 2012/9/1 19:10:53
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AFP
Angola on Saturday tallied ballots from its second peacetime elections, expected to keep President Jose Eduardo dos Santos in power despite demands from the poor for a fairer slice of the nation's oil wealth.

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Angola : Angola's opposition UNITA rallies for democratic vote
on 2012/8/26 17:23:23
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AFP
Angola's main opposition UNITA party on Saturday rallied thousands of its supporters to demand democratic elections on August 31, only the second peacetime vote in the oil-rich country.

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Angola : 500,000 pilgrims visit 'Angolan Lourdes'
on 2012/8/6 18:53:38
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Around 500,000 Angolans flocked Sunday to the Catholic shrine of Muxima in the southern African country's largest pilgrimage.

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Angola : Angolan opposition Unita claims intimdation campaign
on 2012/7/29 18:48:44
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Angola's main opposition party denounced Saturday what it claims was a violent intimidation campaign by the ruling party, three days before the start of a general election campaign.

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Angola : Opposition Unita vows to bring democracy to Angola
on 2012/7/28 13:53:38
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AFP
Angola's main opposition leader on Friday unveiled his party's manifesto for next month's elections, promising the oil-rich nation democracy for the first time in over three decades.

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Angola : Angola approves 9 parties out of 27 for elections
on 2012/7/3 15:38:32
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Nine Angolan parties and coalitions will battle it out in upcoming parliamentary elections, the oil-rich nation's third since independence in 1975, its top constitutional authority said late Monday.

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Angola : 23,000 Angolans back home as refugee status ends
on 2012/7/1 20:30:23
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AFP
The United Nations refugee agency said a total of 23,000 Angolans have been repatriated since last year from neighbouring countries where their refugee status officially ended on Saturday.

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Angola : UN refugee status ends for Angolans
on 2012/6/30 20:44:36
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LUANDA, Angola (AP) — Angolans who fled as war raged in their country from the 1960s to 2002 lose their refugee status Saturday.

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Angola : Angolan troops finish Guinea-Bissau pullout
on 2012/6/10 19:31:01
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Angolan troops, whose presence in Guinea-Bissau angered local soldiers and prompted a coup in April, ended their pullout from the west African country on Saturday, a military official said.

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