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  • Libolo fails a step in leadership of Girabola2015
    Sun, 30 Aug 2015 12:31

    Libolo fails a step in leadership of Girabola2015

    Luanda - Recreativo do Libolo drew nil on Saturday (0-0) with Interclube in a 24th round game held in Calulo stadium, where they failed to escape for leadership of Girabola2015, at a time its direct opponent, Benfica de Luanda, also held a 2-2 draw on Friday with Progresso de Luanda in Lunda Sul.

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  • Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:02

    President honours final of "28 de Agosto Cup" for veteran players

    Luanda - The Angolan head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, honoured the final of the "28 de Agosto" veteran football cup at Glória stadium, linked to the Angolan Football Academy (AFA) in Luanda.

  • Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:39

    Youths aged between 16 and 21 accounted for most of prison population

    Luanda - The prison population in Angola stands currently at 24, 165 prisoners, 80 percent corresponds to young people aged between 16 and 21, said the national director of prison services, Commissioner António Fortunato.

  • Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:00

    More than 300 illegal foreigners repatriated within 24 hours

    Luanda - Angolan Border Police announced to have arrested within 24 hours 54 citizens from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and repatriated 319 others in the provinces of Zaire and Lunda Norte, over illegal stay.

  • Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:52

    State spends USD 50/100 on each inmate

    Luanda - At least 24.165 inmates are currently in the country's prisons and they cost to the state coffers the equivalent of USD 50-100 per day each, revealed in Luanda the national director of prison services, António Fortunato.

  • Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:32

    Luanda government praises president’s commitment

    Luanda - The Government of Luanda province recognized Friday, in this city, the commitment of the President of the Republic, José Eduardo dos Santos, towards the country and the Angolan people.

  • Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:22

    Libolo/Interclube match heats up Girabola2015's 24th round

    Luanda - The Recreativo do Libolo will receive on Saturday Interclube at 3 p.m in Patrice Lumumba stadium, in the 24th round of the national first division football championship (Girabola2015).

  • Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:08

    Carumbo Lagoon to gain conservation area status

    Luanda - The Angolan Environment minister, Maria de Fátima Jardim, last Wednesday evening, in Luanda, said that she will submit to the Executive and the National Assembly a proposal for the upgrading of the Carumbo lagoon to the status of conservation area, located in the north-eastern Lunda Norte Province, having into account its value in terms of biodiversity and landscape.

  • Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:12

    Finance Minister calls for creativity of financial institutions

    Luanda - The Angolan Financeminister, Armando Manuel, called Thursday for greater creativity of African financial institutions and the establishment of strong partnerships in order to find new resources with a view to achieving the objectives of each country.