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  1. Angola: President Dos Santos Celebrates His Birthday in Dictatorial StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    The heavily armed Presidential Guard Unit is out in the streets, in parts of the capital Luanda for today's celebration of President Jos Eduardo dos Santos' 73rd birthday bash. In a strange sign, this time the guards are using war camouflaged helmets.

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  2. China targets rights lawyers as crackdown on activists widensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    China's President Xi Jinping attends a welcoming ceremony for Angola's President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, June 9, 2015. Reuters Photo Chinese authorities have widened a crackdown on human rights groups, detaining or questioning more than 50 lawyers and activists in a sweep over the past few days, rights groups say.

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  3. Angola: President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos' Regime Is Afraid of BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    A Maka Angola reader has raised a pertinent question concerning the detention on 21 June of 13 activists who were busy discussing methods of peaceful protest against what they consider to be a dictatorship. Two more activists were detained in the following days, and all fifteen were accused of plotting a coup d'etat.

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  4. China's Panchen Lama meets Xi, calls for 'national unity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Daily Star

    China's President Xi Jinping attends a welcoming ceremony for Angola's President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, June 9, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Lee BEIJING: A man Beijing has named as one of the most senior figures in Tibetan Buddhism met with Chinese President Xi Jinping, state media said Thursday, as Communist authorities seek to win support for their policies in the region.

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  5. I deserve Africa's Best Mayor Award - VanderpuijeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    ... under the Mayor's leadership. The Mayor won the inaugural edition of the prestigious President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos African Mayor Awards, held in Luanda, Angola as part of the 2nd Africa Urban Infrastructure Investment Forum. The event, which ...

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  6. Okoe Vanderpuije adjudged Best African MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Mayor of Accra, Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije, has won the inaugural edition of the prestigious President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos African Mayor Awards held in Angola as part of the 2nd Africa urban infrastructure investment forum. Dr Vanderpuije beat his contenders from Cape Town in South Africa and Dakar in Senegal to snatch the prestigious award in the large cities categories at the Talatona Convention Centre , Thursday.

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  7. Angola: Award-Winning Journalist Faces Trial Over 'Blood Diamonds' InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Global Voices Online

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  8. Kim Yong Nam Sends Message of Sympathy to Angolan PresidentRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Korean News

    Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly, on April 1 sent a message of sympathy to Angolan President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos as regards torrential rain and hurricane that hit the country recently, claiming huge casualties and material losses.

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  9. A former military dictator just won Nigeria's landmark presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... for decades at a time. As scholar Martin Plaut notes , Equatorial Guinea's Teodoro Obiang, Angola's Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, and Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe have held onto power for a combined 104 years. Nigeria recently passed South Africa as Africa's ...

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  10. Cunning elite hoard wealth in AngolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Newsday

    ... is peanuts. They are part of Angola's tiny elite, which revolves around the 72-year-old president, Jose Eduardo dos Santos, and which has become rich on the country's oil and diamond wealth. But wealth and power have stayed largely in the hands of a ...

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  11. AIM Reports issue no. 503Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Mozambique News Agency

    ... all over the world for the celebrations. Other southern African leaders present included President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos of Angola, President Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania and King Mswati III of Swaziland. South African President Jacob Zuma was ...

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  12. Angolan Sovereign Wealth Fund Seeks Mine, Timber InvestmentsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... from 4.4 percent in 2014, according to the government. Dos Santos is the eldest son of President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, who has been in power since 1979. He denied there was anything untoward about his appointment, which complied with government ...

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  13. Angola's Sovereign Wealth Fund Targets Mine, Timber InvestmentsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... how best to use the revenue it collects, Dos Santos said. Dos Santos is the eldest son of President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, who has been in power since 1979. He denied there was anything untoward about his appointment, which complied with ...

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