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Angola’s Dos Santos picks Vicente as successor

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Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos has selected Manuel Vicente, head of the country's national oil company Sonangol, to be his successor,...

Several injured, 24 arrested in Angola anti-government protests

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Angolan authorities arrested 24 people at an anti-government youth rally in the capital Luanda on Saturday during which several protesters, journalists and...

FACTBOX-Key political risks to watch in Angola

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Strong oil prices have allowed Angola to overcome some of its debt arrears problems and return to fast-paced growth this year, but...

Pirates eye share of Gulf of Guinea riches

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Pirate attacks on ships in the Gulf of Guinea are threatening one of the world's emerging trade hubs and are likely to...

German patrol boat offer to Angola sparks criticism

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Germany said it was ready to sell patrol boats to Angola to boost links with the resource-rich country, sparking parliamentary criticism against...

Angola hosts symposium of navy commanders

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Angola will host on July 30 the Second Symposium of the Commanders of Navy or Coast Guard of the Community of Portuguese-speaking...

Central African Multinational Force completes Exercise Kwanza 2010

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Maj. George K. Allen, Jr. of Lynnwood, Washington, was one of four international observers at the weeklong Exercise Kwanza 2010, conducted in...

Angola jails rights activist for three years

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A human rights campaigner has been sentenced to three years in jail by an Angolan court that convicted him of committing crimes...

Angolan, SA Presidents analyse situation in both countries

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The Angolan President, José Eduardo dos Santos and his South African counterpart, Jacob Zuma, reviewed in Pretoria the political situation and co-operation...

Angola recognises DRC border vulnerability

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The provincial commander of the National Police in northern Zaire province, in Angola, sub-commissioner Francisco Massota, recognised that there is still vulnerability...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...