ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage



Home » News » Culture


  • Mon, 15 Oct 2018 13:19

    President Lourenço slams use of religion as way to get rich easily

    Luanda - The Angolan President, João Lourenço, said on Monday, in Luanda, that the Executive will not tolerate the utilisation of religion to extort the faithful and for certain people to get rich easily.

  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 09:37

    Executive reiterates neutrality and impartiality from religions

    Luanda - The Angolan state is neutral and impartial in regard to religious practices, without discriminating any religion, as long as they (religious denominations) assume their role and do not act against human rights and the country’s Constitution, Culture minister Carolina Cerqueira said last Thursday, in Luanda.

  • Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:06

    Singer Puto Português to perform three shows in Luanda

    Luanda - Angolan singer and songwriter, Puto Português, has three shows scheduled in Luanda as part of the musician's "mini tour", which could be extended to some provinces of the country.

  • Wed, 10 Oct 2018 16:49

    Angola and Russia focus on strengthening cultural cooperation

    Luanda - The Russian Federation on Wednesday expressed its intention to strengthen cultural cooperation with Angola in a wide range of areas.

  • Tue, 09 Oct 2018 11:49

    Culture minister defends public/private partnerships for Carnival

    Luanda - The Culture minister, Carolina Cerqueira, last Monday in the northern Cabinda Province highlighted the need to prioritise the partnerships with the private sector for the carnival organisation and celebration, with a view to making this popular feast more and more inclusive and promoter of social solidarity.

  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 18:17

    Angola: Termination of ecumenical platforms

    Luanda - Angola announced that it has terminated the ecumenical platforms, in a move believed to standardise the exercise of freedom of religion, belief and worship, in the light of the country's Constitution.

  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 15:14

    Angola Restaurant Week gathers 12 companies in Lobito

    Lobito - Twelve companies operating in restaurant and hotel sector of the coastal Benguela province have been participating since Thursday in the 5th edition of Angola Restaurant Week in Lobito.

  • Thu, 04 Oct 2018 15:32

    Minister highlights Dom Belmiro Cuica Chissengueti qualities

    Luanda - Angolan minister of Culture Carolina Cerqueira Thursday stressed the commitment of Bishop of Diocese of the northern Cabinda province Belmiro Cuica Chissengueti to the evangelisation work.

  • Thu, 04 Oct 2018 10:57

    Culture Ministry to hold 4th roundtable on Mbanza Kongo

    Luanda - The Ministry of Culture will run in 2019 the 4th International Roundtable on Mbanza Kongo and FestiKongo as part of the divulging and valorization of this world heritage, said on Wednesday in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, the Angolan secretary of State for Culture, Maria da Piedade de Jesus.