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  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 12:28

    Monument flag hoisted for sixth time to mark February 4

    Luanda - The Monument flag was hoisted on Monday for the sixth time in Luanda to celebrate the 58th anniversary of the beginning of the National Liberation Armed Forces (February 4, 1961), which is being marked today throughout the country, whose Central act happens in Cabinda.

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  • Sun, 03 Feb 2019 12:22

    Ruling party gears up for municipal elections

    Luanda - The preparation for the implementation of the municipal elections and consolidation of state reforms in the area of central and local administration as well as in the justice sector are priority tasks for the political agenda of the governing MPLA in 2019, launched Saturday in Luanda at a gathering chaired by the party's vice president, Luísa Damião.

  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:03

    SME expel over 2000 illegal foreigners

    Luanda - The Migration and Foreigners Service (SME) have expelled 2.248 citizens of different nationalities last week by administrative and judicial decision, plus 1,200 deportations in relation to the previous week.

  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 10:48

    Governing Luanda is challenging - Minister of the Territory

    Luanda - The minister of Territory Administration and State Reform, Adão de Almeida, Tuesday in Luanda, recognized that governing the province is challenging due to its territorial complexity, population density and urban mobility.

  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:06

    Migration Service expels over 1000 illegal foreigners

    Luanda - At least 1110 foreign nationals were expelled from Angola during last week by the Migration and Foreigners Service (SME), 304 more people in relation to the previous seven days.

  • Thu, 22 Nov 2018 16:18

    ASCOFA chairperson fired over embezzlement

    Luanda - The chairman of the Association of Support for Former FAPLA Combatants (ASCOFA), António Fernando (Samora) was dismissed Thursday from the post over alleged embezzlement of funds during 17 years at the helm of the Association.

  • Wed, 21 Nov 2018 10:25

    Angolan children victim of human trafficking abandoned in France

    Luanda - At least two Angolan children, who were victim of human trafficking, whose names have not been disclosed, were recently abandoned by unknowns in France.

  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 15:32

    DRC officials recognise Angola’s legitimacy

    Luanda - Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) authorities have acknowledged Angola's legitimacy in launching "Operation Transparency" on foreign illegal miners.

  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:33

    Economic Commission analyzes oil price impact

    Luanda - The Economic Commission of the Cabinet Council, in a meeting led by the President of the Republic, João Lourenço, approved Tuesday a Memorandum on the Impact of the Increase of the Price Oil.