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Sat, 10 Feb 2018 12:42 - Updated Sat, 10 Feb 2018 12:42

União Mundo da Ilha tops list of Luanda Carnival winners

Luanda - The group União Mundo da Ilha, from the urban district of Ingombota, tops the winners list of the Luanda Carnival Parade with 13 main trophies.

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União Mundo da Ilha carnival group

Photo: Henri Celso

The group, founded on 12 December 1968, is characterised by the performance of the Semba dance and garments that give highlight to the colours red, blue, yellow and white.

União Mundo da Ilha won the Carnival editions of 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1987, 1988, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2008 and 2017.

On the list of top winners of the Luanda Carnival it is also highlighted the groups União Kiela with five titles and União 10 de Dezembro with four.

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