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  • UN General Assembly elects new HRC members
    Sun, 15 Oct 2017 10:28

    UN General Assembly elects new HRC members

    Luanda - Angola is one of 16 countries running for a place at the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) for 2018-2020 period, whose elections are set for Monday in New York by the UN General Assembly.

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  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:49

    Angola: Opposition parties to take seats in Parliament

    Luanda - Four Angola political opposition parties expressed on Thursday the wish to take their seats in the National Assemby, where they think to play the democratic game in the 2017/2018 legislature.

  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:59

    Angolan community in Italy briefed on electoral process

    Rome - The Angolan ambassador to Italy, Florêncio de Almeida, on Saturday in Roma, said the general election held on last August 23 in Angola, set an important turning point in the country’s consolidation of democracy.

  • Sun, 17 Sep 2017 10:23

    Angolan embassy to USA congratulates President-elect

    Washington - The Angolan embassy to the United States of America congratulated the President-elect, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, on a message, wishing him many successes in the mandate.

  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 18:58

    Angola: Constitutional court authorises publication of elections minutes

    Luanda - The Constitutional Court (TC) Wednesday authorised the National Electoral Commission (CNE) to release the Minutes of 23 August general elections in official Gazette.

  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 18:19

    Elections/2017: Constitutional Court dismisses CASA-CE appeal

    Luanda - The Constitutional Court turned down Wednesday the appeal filed by the CASA-CE coalition, which challenged the 23 August election results over alleged violations by the National Electoral Commission (CNE).

  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:25

    World leaders congratulate Angolan President-elect

    Luanda - Angolan President-elect João Lourenço has received countless messages of congratulations from various countries around the world, following his victory in the general elections held August 23 that elected him as President of the Republic of Angola.

  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:25

    Elections2017: Constitutional Court rejects CASA-CE coalition's appeal

    Luanda - The Constitutional Court on Wednesday, in Luanda, rejected the appeal of the CASA-CE coalition, in which it requested the annulment of the results of the last 23 August general polls due to alleged illegalities in the procedures of the National Electoral Commission.

  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 13:12

    Election2017: Constitutional Court turns down FNLA appeal

    Luanda - The Constitutional Court Tuesday in Luanda considered groundless the appeal filed by the opposition Frente Nacional de Libertação de Angola (FNLA) against the election of 23 August this year.