Wed, 07 Aug 2019 11:20 - Updated Wed, 07 Aug 2019 11:16
Lecturer calls for Witness Protection Act
Dundo - University professor Raimundo Martins suggested Tuesday, in Dundo, Lunda Norte, the urgent approval of the Witness Protection Law, to ensure the effectiveness and dynamism in the fight against organized crime and money laundering.
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Docente sugere lei de protecção das testemunhas para combater crime organizado
Lueji A'nkonde University law professor made such a suggestion while addressing “organized money laundering crimes” during a lecture hosted by the MPLA municipal committee in Chitato, as part of the society's moralization program to combat corruption.
A specialist in criminal law, Raimundo Martins also suggests a law on undercover agents.
Angola, for the last ten years, has been approving a set of legal mechanisms to combat these crimes, with emphasis on anti-money laundering and terrorist financing laws, international cooperation in criminal matters, coercive repatriation and confiscation of property.
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Dundo - The government of the eastern Lunda Norte (Angola) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) are since Tuesday assessing the repatriation process of over 20,000 refugees from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) accommodated in that region since May 2017.
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Dundo - Angolan minister of Territory Administration and State Reform, Adao de Almeida, said in the city of Dundo, Lunda Norte, that the country needs to clarify the territorial boundaries between municipalities, in order to eliminate "gray areas" in the institutionalization of local power.
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Lóvua, (ANGOP) - The representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Angola, Philippa Candler, announced on Thursday (20) in Lóvua, Lunda Norte, the negotiations for the repatriation of refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), housed in this locality.