Bengo, Angola Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Yellow fever outbreak in Angola kills 37Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    RAPED in broad daylight, tortured for 14 hours and strangled. The family of Milly Dowler has shared their torment and harrowing detail of how she died.

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  2. Angola: 2013/2015 Government Activities AnalyzedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The 3rd joint ordinary meeting of the Economic Commissions and the Real Economy of the Cabinet Council, held on Wednesday in Luanda, considered the assessment report of the Government's activities for the period from January 2013 to September 2015. According to the media release, the report contains the data of the actions undertaken by the organs of the central and local government and other decentralized public entities under the implementation of the policies defined in the National Development Plan for 2013-2017 period.

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  3. Ajax Cape Town back in Caf CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Ajax Cape Town will participate in the Caf Confederations Cup after receiving assurances from the South African Football Association with regards to the safety of the team in Angola this weekend. The Urban Warriors announced last week that they are withdrawing from the competition after failing to receive vital travel information from the Angolan Football Federation for their trip to Dundo in the north-east of the country to take on Sagrada Esperanca on Saturday.

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  4. Youth: Essential Partners in Promoting Sustainable Economic Growth and EmploymentRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | Switched

    I recently read an article titled What Keeps Young People Up At Night by Stephanie Thomson of the World Economic Forum. In the article, Thomson stated that "[w]hen the United Nations and the international community were in the process of setting the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals , they turned to young people for guidance."

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  5. .com | 500 000 condoms ready for Angolan carnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | News24

    Nearly 500 000 condoms will be distributed in the Angolan capital Luanda during the four-day annual carnival that starts on Saturday, in a campaign to help prevent the spread of Aids, organisers said. Anaso, an umbrella organisation of groups fighting HIV and Aids, will send 10 teams of volunteers across the city to hand out condoms and leaflets about combating the disease.

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  6. Half a million condoms ready for Angolan carnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Nearly 500,000 condoms will be distributed in the Angolan capital Luanda during the four-day annual carnival that starts Saturday, in a campaign to help prevent the spread of AIDS, organisers said. ANASO, an umbrella organisation of groups fighting HIV and AIDS, will send 10 teams of volunteers across the city to hand out condoms and leaflets about combating the disease.

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  7. Angola: Dos Santos Kleptocracy Is Out of ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Has Angola's President Jos Eduardo dos Santos lost his bearings? Recent events suggest he is in the process of arranging a dynastic succession. first, the Urban Redevelopment Master Plan for the capital city, Luanda; second, the Restructuring of the National Oil Company Sonangol ; and, finall, the Commission for the Restructuring of the Oil Sector.

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  8. Ajax Cape Town withdraw from cupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | BBC News

    Ajax Cape Town withdraw from the Confederation Cup because of concerns over how they will travel to face Angolan side Sagrada Esperanca. The South Africans had been scheduled to play Sagrada Esperanca in Dundo on Saturday but now face a three-year ban from continental club competition.

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  9. .com | Angola rebel chief's children in court to sue Call of Duty makerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | News24

    The children of slain Angolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi urged a French court on Wednesday to punish the makers of the wildly popular video game Call of Duty for representing their father as a "barbarian". Savimbi's son Cheya, 42, told the court in Nanterre, just outside Paris, that he wanted to "rehabilitate the memory and image" of his father, who led a brutal 27-year war against the government in Luanda.

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  10. .com | Angola economy in crisis as oil price sinks currencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | News24

    Sitting under an umbrella in the heat of Angola's capital Luanda, a vendor holds a makeshift currency exchange board on which is scribbled "335 kwanzas: $1", more than double the official rate of 155 kwanzas. The drop in the price of crude oil to its lowest level in more than a decade has not only pushed Angola's currency to record lows, it has plunged the economy of Africa's second largest crude producer into a crisis.

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  11. Angola rebel chief's children in court to sue 'Call of Duty' Nanterre ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Yahoo!

    The children of slain Angolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi urged a French court on Wednesday to punish the makers of the wildly popular video game "Call of Duty" for representing their father as a "barbarian". Savimbi's son Cheya, 42, told the court in Nanterre, just outside Paris, that he wanted to "rehabilitate the memory and image" of his father, who led a brutal 27-year war against the government in Luanda.

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  12. Zambia's Katongo signs $30,000 per month dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Umupira

    At the prime of his career, veteran Zambia striker, Christopher Katongo has landed a mega deal with Angola based money moguls, Kabuscorp Football club. The 33 year old forward who had an impressive CHAN 2016 tournament agreed personal terms with the Luanda based club.

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  13. Angola economy in crisis as oil price sinks currencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Luanda: Sitting under an umbrella in the heat of Angola's capital Luanda, a vendor holds a makeshift currency exchange board on which is scribbled "335 kwanzas: $1" -- more than double the official rate of 155 kwanzas. The drop in the price of crude oil to its lowest level in more than a decade has not only pushed Angola's currency to record lows, it has plunged the economy of Africa's second largest crude producer into a crisis.

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  14. Tanzania: Fishermen Warned Over Strong Winds At SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Tanzania Meteorological Agency , has cautioned sea users including fishermen and residents of Coastal areas over strong winds today exceeding 40km per hour and large waves exceeding 2.0m. TMA acting Head Analyst, Mr Elias Lupiki, told the 'Daily News' in Dar es Salaam that the strong winds that started on Sunday would end today.

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  15. Brace for the coming wave of oil-crunch refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The idea that oil wealth can be a curse is an old one - and it should need no explaining. Every few decades, energy prices rise to the heavens, kicking off a scramble for new sources of oil.

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  16. UPDATE 1-Africa's big oil producers seek World Bank supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Reuters

    LAGOS/LUANDA, Feb 1 Nigeria and Angola, Africa's two biggest oil producers, are both in talks with the World Bank about support to help cope with low crude prices, weakening currencies and strained public finances. Nigeria has held exploratory talks with the World Bank on borrowing to help fund a record budget in 2016 but has not applied for any emergency loans, Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun said on Sunday.

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  17. Angola: Icolo E Bengo Must Be Turned Into Agro-Industrial and Tourist ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Icolo E Bengo - The Icolo and Bengo municipality will be turned into an agro-industrial and tourist park, aiming seriously to contribute to the National gross domestic product, said on Saturday the current provincial governor of Luanda, Higino Carneiro. The official, who visited this municipality in order to check the implementation of socio-economic and political development programme, said that the region has three valuable assumptions, including fertile soil, plenty of water and land.

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  18. Angola: Executive Eyed Remediation Actions in Fiscal Plan - Says Finance MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The minister of Finance, Armando Manuel said on Wednesday in Luanda that on the fiscal side, the Angolan government eyed a set of remediation actions that are being implemented since the beginning of 2015. "These actions began as soon as it started the aggressive effect of the low oil prices on the fiscal revenue", underlined to the press Armando Manuel, on the sideline of the 1st session of the Cabinet Council, held at the Presidential Palace under the guidance of the head of State, Jos Eduardo dos Santos.

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  19. The Coming Wave of Oil RefugeesRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2016 | Project Syndicate

    The idea that oil wealth can be a curse is an old one - and it should need no explaining. Every few decades, energy prices rise to the heavens, kicking off a scramble for new sources of oil.

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  20. Where are the world's newest cities ... and why do they all look the same?Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | Planning

    At present we share our planet with some 7.5 billion other human beings, and as swollen as that number may already sound, it is projected to hit 10 billion before levelling off sometime around the middle of the century. Global population may never scale the vertiginous peaks foreseen in the panicky neo-Malthusian literature of the mid-20th century, chiefly Paul and Anne Ehrlich's famous jeremiad of 1968, The Population Bomb.

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