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  • UNITA wants local elections from 2020
    Thu, 11 Jan 2018 19:10

    UNITA wants local elections from 2020

    Luanda - UNITA, the largest opposition party in Angola, expects that the local elections will be implemented in the country starting from 2020, which will allow it to comply with a constitutional imperative.

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  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 11:56

    Unita president defends strict measures on alcohol sale

    Cuito - The president of the opposition Unita party, Isaías Samakuva, last Thursday in Cuito City, central Bie Province, defended the reinforcement of measures turned to the control of the sale of alcoholic beverages and other drugs, aimed at combating several ills that affect the families.

  • Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:10

    Bié: UNITA president defends improved wealth distribution

    Cuito - UNITA leader Isaías Samakuva on Wednesday in Cuito, Bié province, recommended the Government led by the President of the Republic, João Lourenço, more work to improve the distribution of national wealth, in order to combat the hunger and poverty within the population.

  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:10

    UNITA slams excessive party influence on State apparatus

    Luanda - Angola’s largest opposition party, UNITA, last Thursday appealed for the reduction of the excessive party influence on the State apparatus, with a view to enabling a success of the ongoing reform of the public institutions.

  • Mon, 06 Nov 2017 17:56

    UNITA wants better living conditions for people

    Cuito - The main opposition party UNITA will continue to work, in the period from 2017 to 2022, to improve the living conditions of the populations, encouraging the institutions of the State and civil society, through proposals aimed at the defense of national interests.

  • Tue, 24 Oct 2017 11:07

    UNITA supports President's speech

    Luanda - UNITA has on Monday supported the speech of the President of the Republic, João Lourenço, on the State of the Nation delivered a week ago in Parliament and advocated the implementation of local government.

  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 17:35

    Angola: Isaías Samakuva quits UNITA leadership

    Luanda - Angolan main opposition UNITA party President Isaias Samakuva announced Wednesday in Luanda that he is abandoning the leadership of the party, fulfilling a promise he made during the election campaign.

  • 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.

  • Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:58

    Election2017: UNITA closes campaign with rally

    Luanda - A public rally on Monday in Luanda will wind up the main opposition UNITA party’s electoral campaign, ahead of the forthcoming 23 August (Wednesday) general election.