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  1. UPDATE 2-Congo accuses Angola of violent expulsions, Luanda deniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reuters

    Democratic Republic of Congo has summoned the Angolan ambassador over the expulsion of thousands of Congolese migrants from Angola during a crackdown on artisanal diamond mining this month, Congo's foreign minister said on Wednesday. Congolese migrants and officials have said dozens of people were killed during an operation by Angolan security forces and an allied ethnic group this month.

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  2. Zika in Africa: Rare birth defect on the rise in AngolaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Crofs Blogs

    Emiliano Cula starts to cry as his tiny fingers, curled into a tight fist, are stretched by a physical therapist to stimulate motor control. Born in a poor neighborhood of Angola's capital Luanda, the 10-month old boy has microcephaly, a birth defect marked by a small head and serious developmental problems.

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  3. Congo Accuses Angola of Violent Expulsions, Luanda DeniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Voice of America

    Congo's government accused Angolan authorities of violently expelling thousands of its citizens during a crackdown on artisanal diamond mining, but Angola said it had acted lawfully to protect is resources. Congolese migrants and officials have said dozens of people were killed during an operation by Angolan security forces and an allied ethnic group this month.

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  4. How Different Is the 'New Angola' Under Lourenco?Read the original story

    Wednesday | Real Clear Politics

    Joao Lourenco marked his first anniversary as Angola's president with his address at the United Nations General Assembly in New York late last month, promoting a "new Angola." He was riding high, having just consolidated his power base at the party congress for his People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola, or MPLA, in Luanda, where he stood unopposed and secured 98 percent of the votes, formally replacing Jose Eduardo dos Santos as party leader.

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  5. Zika in Africa - Rare birth defect on the rise in AngolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Emiliano Cula starts to cry as his tiny fingers, curled into a tight fist, are stretched by a physical therapist to stimulate motor control. Ten month old Emiliano Cula, who has microcephaly, receives physiotherapy to try and stimulate control over his muscles in Luanda, Angola, September 6, 2018.

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  6. Hearts contract rebel Samudeen...Read the original story

    Tuesday | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Want-away Hearts of Oak midfielder Samudeen Ibrahim has arrived in Angola to seal a switch with giants Petro Atletico, Ghanasoccernet.com can exclusively report. The 22-year-old arrived in the Southern African country on Tuesday ahead of him sealing the switch to the side seeking to revive their fortunes in African Club competitions.

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  7. .com | Angola president vows investment drive, graft fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | News24

    President Joao Lourenco pledged on Monday to kickstart the ailing Angolan economy with a push to attract foreign investment to end its "excessive" dependence on oil revenue and return to growth. Delivering his state of the nation address to parliament, Lourenco also vowed to continue a crackdown on corruption that has contrasted sharply with the approach of his graft-tainted predecessor Jose Eduardo dos Santos.

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  8. Congo condemns Angola for violent crackdown on migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Reuters

    Congo's government condemned what it called the violent expulsion by Angolan authorities of thousands of Congolese citizens during a crackdown on artisanal diamond mining. Congolese migrants and officials have said dozens of people were killed during a crackdown this month, an accusation Angola strongly denies.

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  9. Angola:Executive Striving to Reconstruct National RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | AllAfrica.com

    The President of the Republic, Joo Loureno, assured Monday in Luanda that the Angolan Executive will continue to work on the recovery of the national road network, especially on national highways. Joo Loureno, who was delivering the speech on the State of the Nation at the opening of the new Parliamentary Year, said that 752 km of the primary road network and 231 km of the secondary road network had been rehabilitated in the ambit of public works.

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  10. Congolese migrants flood home, Angola denies claims of brutal crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Times of Oman

    Congolese migrants expelled from Angola in a crackdown on artisanal diamond mining carry their belongings as they move to Tshikapa in Kasai province, near the border with Angola, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, October 13, 2018. Photo - Reuters Congolese migrants expelled from Angola in a crackdown on artisanal diamond mining carry their belongings as they move to Tshikapa in Kasai province, near the border with Angola, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, October 13, 2018.

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  11. How a wolf in sheep's clothing kidnapped AngolaRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 13 | World News Report

    With projected debts of over $70 billion, about 70% of the national GDP, and an inflation rate of 24.75% as well as an unemployment level of 25%, the resource rich but heavily indebted Angola has decided to spend even more. The country would be spending $198 million to modernize its national airline and hundreds of millions more to re-builde its central airport - thanks to tainted China's CIF Sam Pa's consortium.

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  12. Salah scores direct from corner, injured in Egypt rompRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Daily Star

    Egypt's Mohamed Salah celebrates a goal during their African Cup of Nations match against eSwatini at the Al-Salam Stadium in Cairo on October 12. Photo: Reuters Liverpool star Mohamed Salah scored direct from a corner but was later injured as Egypt romped to a 4-1 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying win over eSwatini on Friday. The striker went down holding his leg as the Group J match drew to a close in Cairo, resumed after receiving treatment, and was almost immediately withdrawn.

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  13. Liverpool star Mohamed Salah scores direct from a corner for Egypt, but gets injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Iol.co.za

    Mohamed Salah goes down with what proved to be a leg strain while playing for Egypt against eSwatini in Cairo on Friday night. Photo: Elfiqi/EPA via BackpagePix Liverpool star Mohamed Salah scored direct from a corner, but was later injured as Egypt romped to a 4-1 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying win over eSwatini on Friday.

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  14. Sian Curry: The country where girls are trained to do what men tell themRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | Scotsman.com

    The Girls Building Bridges project in Luanda, Angola, is designed to help teenagers learn how to speak up for themselves Angola has one of the highest teenage pregnancy rates in the world, but the Girls Building Bridges project aims to reduce early pregnancy by helping young women stay in education and teaching them to say no to men, writes Sian Curry of Christian Aid on the International Day of the Girl Child . In the airy courtyard of an unfinished breezeblock building, voices are raised and braids are flying.

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  15. KU basketball's Silvio De Sousa: 'I know I'm going to play this year' Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | The Capital-Journal

    Mentioned again Wednesday as part of testimony in the federal government's ongoing, high-profile trial of three individuals connected to corruption in college basketball, those around the Kansas basketball program responded with a familiar message. “I know,” De Sousa said at the team's media day, “I'm going to play this year.” A 6-foot-9, 235-pound sophomore guard out of Luanda, Angola, De Sousa was allegedly steered to KU after a payment to a family member or guardian, former Adidas consultant Thomas “T.J.” Gassnola testified Wednesday to a jury in New York.

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  16. .com | Four dead as Angolan police move against foreign diamond smugglersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | News24

    Four people were killed and seven injured in northeastern Angola on the margins of a police operation targeting foreign nationals suspected of diamond smuggling, media said on Friday. The violence erupted as police rounded up "illegal aliens" and seized around 3 000 diamonds, 150 vehicles and over $80 000 in cash.

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  17. African Champions League: Angola's Agosto and Egypt's Al Ahly lead in semi-finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | BBC News

    Eight-times winners Al Ahly of Egypt and Angola's Primeiro Agosto nosed in front in their African Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday. Ahly beat Algeria's Entente Setif in Cairo 2-0 whilst Primeiro scored late on at home to beat Esperance of Tunisia and take a 1-0 lead in the tie.

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  18. How Angolan telecommunications could shape global software developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Computer Weekly

    Here's a suggestion for youa software application developers should be looking at the technical newswires to gauge where the global interconnection pipes of the web are going to next strengthen up in order for them to target specific international application development. This 15 page buyer's guide focuses on campus LAN design, the differences between SDN and DevOps, and how to connect to a container-based architecture.

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  19. Continue readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | The Auto Channel

    TOKYO, Oct, 01 2018; Angola Cables S.A. and NEC Corporation announced today that the construction of the world's first submarine cable system across the South Atlantic has been completed and is now ready for commercial service. The South Atlantic Cable System will connect Angola and Brazil, directly linking the African continent to Latin America across the South Atlantic for the first time, enabling high speed and large capacity international data transmissions, spurring trade and economic growth in both regions.

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  20. NEC Completes World's First Submarine Cable Crossing the South AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | BroadcastNewsroom

    Angola Cables S.A. and NEC Corporation announced today that the construction of the world's first submarine cable system across the South Atlantic has been completed and is now ready for commercial service. The South Atlantic Cable System will connect Angola and Brazil, directly linking the African continent to Latin America across the South Atlantic for the first time, enabling high speed and large capacity international data transmissions, spurring trade and economic growth in both regions.

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