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Al-Ahram Weekly
Corruption in AfricaEight African nations have supported Kenya’s proposal to withdraw from the Rome
Corruption in Africa
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
Eight African nations have supported Kenya’s proposal to withdraw from the Rome Statute of 1998 that established the International Criminal Court (ICC). Many African leaders see the court as a neo-colonial institution exclusively targeting the... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Angola health crisis as oil price fallsLUANDA: When a plunge in oil prices prompted Angola's government to slash publi
Angola health crisis as oil price falls
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
LUANDA: When a plunge in oil prices prompted Angola's government to slash public spending last year, street trader Antonio Simao Baptista had no idea it would leave his rundown suburb overwhelmed by filth and disease. The budget of Africa's second... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No-Shows Force Adjournments At the Show Trial of the Luanda Book ClubLate last year, after a torrid few weeks under the gaze of the world's media, t
No-Shows Force Adjournments At the Show Trial of the Luanda Book Club
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Late last year, after a torrid few weeks under the gaze of the world's media, the trial of dissidents charged with rebellion against Angola's MPLA government was abruptly adjourned in time for Christmas. This was seen as less a gesture of seasonal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dos Santos Kleptocracy Is Out of ControlHas Angola's President José Eduardo dos Santos lost his bearings? Recent events
Dos Santos Kleptocracy Is Out of Control
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Has Angola's President José Eduardo dos Santos lost his bearings? Recent events suggest he is in the process of arranging a dynastic succession. His first-born daughter, Isabel dos Santos, has accumulated three major public projects: first, the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Uganda readies for tense presidential polls, but few doubt winner"He uses force and intimidation," said Kyalya, describing her former boss, vete
Uganda readies for tense presidential polls, but few doubt winner
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
"He uses force and intimidation," said Kyalya, describing her former boss, veteran leader Yoweri Museveni, who is seeking re-election on February 18. Candidates on all sides have raised fears of violence, with accusations of police brutality and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Museveni Is Like Sugarcane'President Museveni is like sugarcane, better as he ages, Mayuge District's Resi
'Museveni Is Like Sugarcane'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
President Museveni is like sugarcane, better as he ages, Mayuge District's Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Badru Ssebyala, says. Therefore, Ugandans should re-elect Mr Museveni during the February 18 general election, Mr Ssebyala added. "Those... Read more
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iol.co.za
Magufuli the great white hope of AfricaAfrica is starved of effective rulers and Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya says he is pre
Magufuli the great white hope of Africa
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Africa is starved of effective rulers and Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya says he is prepared to ignore an initial slip-up if Tanzania's president delivers on his promises. Tanzanian President John Magufuli reminds me of what in boxing parlance is called the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Highlights Angola's Presidency of Kimberley ProcessLuanda — The United Nations (UN) highlighted the role played by Angola as chair
UN Highlights Angola's Presidency of Kimberley Process
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Luanda — The United Nations (UN) highlighted the role played by Angola as chair of the Kimberley Process, saying the country promoted the birth of the mechanism of certification of diamonds in 2000. This was on Friday , as part of the resolution on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Bad Joke' Trial of 17 Angolan Activists Drags On ... and On ... and OnThe trial of 17 Angolan activists accused of plotting a coup against President
'Bad Joke' Trial of 17 Angolan Activists Drags On ... and On ... and On
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The trial of 17 Angolan activists accused of plotting a coup against President Jose Eduardo dos Santos resumed on Monday. Their supporters claim that the charges against them are false. Moreover, the trial may have been postponed again, in what... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Fate of Portugal's BPI Bank Lies With Africa's Richest WomanOne of Portugal's largest and most venerable banks, the Banco BPI could be brou
The Fate of Portugal's BPI Bank Lies With Africa's Richest Woman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
One of Portugal's largest and most venerable banks, the Banco BPI could be brought to its knees, not through bankruptcy or similar problems, but because its operations in Angola would be hamstrung if they lose their link to the Banco de Fomento... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angola Remains Political, Economically StableLuanda — The head of State José Eduardo dos Santos Friday in Luanda said the si
Angola Remains Political, Economically Stable
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Luanda — The head of State José Eduardo dos Santos Friday in Luanda said the situation in Angola remains stable from the political and social point of view, with a growing consolidation of unity and national reconciliation. Jose Eduardo dos Santos... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cuban Ambassador Hails Role Played By Former CombatantsLuanda — The role of Former Combatants and Motherland Veterans in the conquest
Cuban Ambassador Hails Role Played By Former Combatants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Luanda — The role of Former Combatants and Motherland Veterans in the conquest of national independence was highlighted by the Cuban ambassador to Angola, Gizela Garcia Rivera. Speaking today, Friday, to ANGOP, in Luanda, on the sideline of main... Read more

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