Bishop Appeals for Respect of Poll Results

[ANGOP] Sumbe -The bishop of the diocese of Sumbe (Cuanza Sul province), Luzizila Kiala, on Thursday advised political parties and coalitions to respect the results of the legislative elections held on August 23,” as it is a victory for democracy in An…

[ANGOP] Sumbe -The bishop of the diocese of Sumbe (Cuanza Sul province), Luzizila Kiala, on Thursday advised political parties and coalitions to respect the results of the legislative elections held on August 23," as it is a victory for democracy in Angola ".

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

RDB Seeks to Expand Gorilla Habitat as Numbers Shoot Up

[New Times] Kwita Izina, the annual gorilla naming ceremony, has been around for more than a decade now and with it has come continued education and awareness, not only locally but also on the global scene, one of the several conservation milestones Rw…

[New Times] Kwita Izina, the annual gorilla naming ceremony, has been around for more than a decade now and with it has come continued education and awareness, not only locally but also on the global scene, one of the several conservation milestones Rwanda has achieved.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Political Parties Urged to Accept Electoral Results

[ANGOP] Uíge -The Bishop of diocese of the northern Uíge province Dom Emílio Sumbelelo Thursday called on the political parties standing for 23 August elections to accept the results of the polls, as they reflects the will of the voters.

[ANGOP] Uíge -The Bishop of diocese of the northern Uíge province Dom Emílio Sumbelelo Thursday called on the political parties standing for 23 August elections to accept the results of the polls, as they reflects the will of the voters.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Still On the President’s Broadcast

[This Day] In his broadcast to the nation, President Muhammadu Buhari merely brushed aside the clamour for the country’s restructuring. He will have to do more to assuage the fears of ethnic nationalities, writes Tobi Soniyi

[This Day] In his broadcast to the nation, President Muhammadu Buhari merely brushed aside the clamour for the country's restructuring. He will have to do more to assuage the fears of ethnic nationalities, writes Tobi Soniyi

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Provisional Data Point Out Qualified Majority for MPLA

[ANGOP] Luanda -The MPLA secretary for Political and Electoral Affairs, João Martins, said on Thursday in Luanda that his party has now secured a qualified majority resulting from the general elections held on Wednesday.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The MPLA secretary for Political and Electoral Affairs, João Martins, said on Thursday in Luanda that his party has now secured a qualified majority resulting from the general elections held on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Democracy in Angola Is More Than Just Holding Elections

[Deutsche Welle] Angola’s generally peaceful and well-organized elections mask the powerful structures holding the country back from being a true democracy, says DW’s Johannes Beck.

[Deutsche Welle] Angola's generally peaceful and well-organized elections mask the powerful structures holding the country back from being a true democracy, says DW's Johannes Beck.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Angola’s New President Must Quickly Focus On Its Oil and Gas Future

[Chatham House] The country should introduce credible policies to diversify its economy, but in the short term, the new president has no choice but to focus on Angola’s economic lifeblood.

[Chatham House] The country should introduce credible policies to diversify its economy, but in the short term, the new president has no choice but to focus on Angola's economic lifeblood.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Rwanda, Liberia Join Efforts to Improve Tax Administration

[New Times] Rwanda and Liberia on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to facilitate cooperation in improving tax administration. The MoU was signed between Rwanda Revenue Authority and Liberia Revenue Authority.

[New Times] Rwanda and Liberia on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to facilitate cooperation in improving tax administration. The MoU was signed between Rwanda Revenue Authority and Liberia Revenue Authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Who Is Angola’s Next President, Joao Lourenco?

[Deutsche Welle] After the departure of the seriously ill Jose Eduardo dos Santos, Joao Lourenco will become Angola’s next president. Who is the man who ran on the ticket of the party heavyweight MPLA?

[Deutsche Welle] After the departure of the seriously ill Jose Eduardo dos Santos, Joao Lourenco will become Angola's next president. Who is the man who ran on the ticket of the party heavyweight MPLA?

source: AllAfrica News: Angola