Tue, 06 Feb 2018 09:45 - Updated Tue, 06 Feb 2018 09:45
Zaire: Police foil illegal entry attempt
Mbanza Kongo - At least 239 DR Congo citizens and one from Cameron were prevented in the last seven days from illegally entering the Angolan territory by the border police in the northern Zaire Province.
Send by email
To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send
To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send
Zaire: Luvo border, in Mbanza Kongo
Photo: António Escrivão
According to a press note from the Provincial Police Command, which reached ANGOP on Monday in Mbanza Kongo City, the illegal immigrants were stopped in several border posts of the region.
The note adds that during the same period at least 64 border transgressions were notified, representing an increase of seven cases, from which 58 were related to illegal entry, while six to fuel smuggling that resulted in the seizing of 2,625 litres of petroleum derivatives.
Zaire Province shares a 330-kilometre border with the Congo Central rwegion of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- 04/01/2018 16:59:36
Mbanza Kongo - At least 52 former combatants and veterans of the homeland in northern Zaire province received their respective processes on Thursday in Mbanza Kongo, which enable them to benefit from incentives for their socio-economic reintegration.
- 02/01/2018 18:50:47
Mbanza Kongo - The Mbanza Kongo city in northern Zaire Province, hosts Thursday, January 4, the central act of the Day of the Martyrs of the Colonial Repression, in a ceremony to be chaired by the Minister of Former Combatants and Veterans of the Homeland, João Ernesto dos Santos.
- 01/01/2018 09:45:20
Mbanza Kongo - At least 235 citizens from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), who in the last seven days tried to illegally enter the national territory through the country’s northern border, in Zaire Province, were detained by the Angolan Border Police.