Dundo - The process of voluntary and spontaneous repatriation of refugees from the DR Congo, who were sheltered at the Lóvua camp, in the north-eastern Luanda Norte Province since May 2017, has ended with the return home of about 14,724 Congolese citizens.More about this news
Dundo - Refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo based in Lóvua camp, who have decided to stay in Angola, have the support of the Angolan Government, according to the agreement reached at the tripartite meeting between Angola, UNHCR and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Dundo - The Angolan government has called for good sense from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in the matter of repatriation of refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), without the imposition of rules, since that is a humanitarian and emergency issue.
Dundo - The Minister of National Defense, Salviano Cerqueira, said Monday that aid to refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in the Lóvua Shelter Center, province of Lunda Norte, is unavoidable.
Dundo - Angola's ministers of Defense, Salviano de Jesus Sequeira, and Social Action, Family and Woman Promotion, Faustina Fernandes Alves, started assessing this Monday, in eastern Lunda Norte, the current situation of the Democratic Republic of Congo refugees.
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.
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.
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.
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.