Huila – Tourism Minister Unveils New Hotel

[ANGOP] Lubango -A new three-star hotel dubbed “Hotel Mukanka”, with 130 rooms and 200 beds, will be unveiled this Thursday in Lubango City, southern Huila Province, by the minister of Hotels and Tourism, Paulino Baptista.

[ANGOP] Lubango -A new three-star hotel dubbed "Hotel Mukanka", with 130 rooms and 200 beds, will be unveiled this Thursday in Lubango City, southern Huila Province, by the minister of Hotels and Tourism, Paulino Baptista.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Endiama Sets Up Diamond Exploitation Cooperatives Nationwide

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Diamond Company (Endiama) is implanting countrywide semi- industrial diamond exploitation cooperatives, aiming at better organizing the activity in all production areas.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Diamond Company (Endiama) is implanting countrywide semi- industrial diamond exploitation cooperatives, aiming at better organizing the activity in all production areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Angolan Vice-President in Soyo

[ANGOP] Soyo -The Vice-President of the Republic, Manuel Vicente arrived on Thursday morning in the city of Soyo, northern Zaire province, to inaugurate the first phase of the Soyo Combined Cycle Power Plant, among others activities.

[ANGOP] Soyo -The Vice-President of the Republic, Manuel Vicente arrived on Thursday morning in the city of Soyo, northern Zaire province, to inaugurate the first phase of the Soyo Combined Cycle Power Plant, among others activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Minister Reiterates Call for Aid to DRC Refugees

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Social Welfare minister Wednesday in Luanda reiterated his call to the international community, churches and society, for a relief aid to the 30,000 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo based in Angola.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Social Welfare minister Wednesday in Luanda reiterated his call to the international community, churches and society, for a relief aid to the 30,000 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo based in Angola.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Government Officials Praise Angolan President’s Deeds

[ANGOP] Luanda -The deeds of the Angolan President, José Eduardo dos Santos, in the political, economic and social domain, focused on the country’s development, were highlighted last Wednesday in Luanda by government officials.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The deeds of the Angolan President, José Eduardo dos Santos, in the political, economic and social domain, focused on the country's development, were highlighted last Wednesday in Luanda by government officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

A War Without End – Neighbours Carry the Burden of Fleeing Millions

[IRIN] Kijaria -More than a million South Sudanese refugees have now crossed the border into Uganda in what is the world’s fastest-growing refugee crisis. Analysts say the chances of forging peace are becoming slimmer and so the war and the flow of des…

[IRIN] Kijaria -More than a million South Sudanese refugees have now crossed the border into Uganda in what is the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis. Analysts say the chances of forging peace are becoming slimmer and so the war and the flow of desperate people is set to continue, further straining an already struggling aid operation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Politically Closed Elections

[HRW] Nairobi -Presidential elections in Rwanda on August 4, 2017, took place in a context of very limited free speech or open political space, Human Rights Watch said today, as President Paul Kagame is sworn in for a seven-year term. Human Rights Watc…

[HRW] Nairobi -Presidential elections in Rwanda on August 4, 2017, took place in a context of very limited free speech or open political space, Human Rights Watch said today, as President Paul Kagame is sworn in for a seven-year term. Human Rights Watch released a chronology of violations of the right to freedom of expression, association, and assembly in Rwanda between the country's December 2015 referendum -- allowing the president to run for a third term -- and the election, which Kagame won with a rep

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda