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  • President congratulates Zimbabwean election winner
    Sun, 05 Aug 2018 10:51

    President congratulates Zimbabwean election winner

    Luanda - Angolan President João Lourenço on Saturday expressed his belief that Angola and Zimbabwe will work towards a continuous deepening of the friendship and cooperation relations between the two peoples and countries.

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  • Mon, 30 Jul 2018 17:33

    OBEA suggests greater female participation in local governments

    Luanda - Angolan Electoral Observatory (OBEA) has suggested a minimum of 30 percent of female representation in the Municipal Assemblies, ahead of the local elections.

  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:48

    SADC to discuss revision of electoral observation norms

    Luanda - The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) intends to discuss the revision of the electoral observation norms during the 20th meeting of its Ministerial Committee of the Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Co-operation.

  • Thu, 07 Jun 2018 11:05

    Legal expert points out conditions to implement local power

    Luanda - The Angolan lawyer, Virgílio Fontes Pereira, said on Wednesday in Luanda that state has to look at the technical, financial, human resources and physical facilities conditions for the implementation of local elections, set for 2020.

  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 11:17

    Electoral registration must be suitable to local elections

    Luanda - Electoral registration must be adequate to the reality of the local elections, in order to guarantee solely the participation of the inhabitants of each specific municipality.

  • Wed, 16 May 2018 10:20

    Gradualism may increase regional asymmetries - CASA-CE

    Luanda - The adoption of the model of territorial gradualism in the future local elections for 2020 will be an unconstitutional act and will aggravate the existing inequalities and regional asymmetries, said on Tuesday in Luanda CASA-CE president, Abel Chivukuvuku.

  • Mon, 19 Mar 2018 19:10

    Official recommends caution in approaching local authorities

    Luanda - The institutionalisation of local authorities in 2017/2022 legislature is irreversible, but requires reflection when it comes to discuss the process related to its implementation in Angola.

  • Wed, 06 Dec 2017 08:54

    Bar association members elect new chairman

    Luanda - Luís Paulo Monteiro Marques has recently been elected chairman of the Angolan Bar Association (OOA) for the 2018/2020 term.

  • 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.