COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: LuandaGovernment: Presidential Republic
Current President: Jose Eduardo dos Santos
Population: 25,789,024 (2014)
Land Size: 1.25 million sq km (481,354 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Sun - Apr 30, 2017: UN Airlifts Aid to Refugees in Angola - AllAfrica News: Angola
[UN News] A plane carrying relief items has arrived in Luanda, Angola, to assist over 11,000 people who fled a recent surge violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the United Nations refugee agency said today.
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: Minister Highlights Usefulness of Information Technologies - AllAfrica News: Angola
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technologies, José Carvalho da Rocha, said Thursday in Luanda that Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) represent a useful tool in the development of the daily activities of women, especially in the field of business.
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: Minister Calls for Continued International Support for Electoral Process - AllAfrica News: Angola
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan minister of Territory Administration Bornito de Sousa has called on the international community to continue supporting the ongoing electoral process in the country.
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: Governor Calls On Citizens to Participate in Elections - AllAfrica News: Angola
[ANGOP] Malanje -The governor of the northern Malanje, Norberto dos Santos, Wednesday praised the participation of citizens in the electoral registration process, in what he described as an evidence of a patriotic sense and interest in exercising the right to vote in the country's election set for August 23, 2017.
- Fri - Apr 28, 2017: Governor Suggests Fuel Line for Agriculture - AllAfrica News: Angola
[ANGOP] Malanje -The governor of Malanje, Norberto dos Santos, wants the country to produce a fuel line directed only at agricultural activity and a bank that only serves peasants and businessmen.