Angolan police detain 13 people for planning protests

2015-06-21 15:59

Angolan police have arrested more than a dozen people for allegedly planning to organise protests threatening "order and public security”.

Angola's MPLA wins again - officially

2012-09-03 21:57

Angola's electoral commission says the ruling party has won an overwhelming majority of 72% of the votes with nearly all ballots counted.

Angola boom creates gaping divides

2012-08-29 21:48

Angola emerged from its civil war as one of the poorest places on earth, with nowhere more devastated than Huambo, its universities, factories and homes destroyed in the war's most crushing battles.

Key political risks to watch in Angola

2011-10-03 12:37

Here are some of the key political risks to watch in Angola after reports that President Jose Eduardo dos Santos may step down before or one year after a 2012 general election.

Angola government reshuffle

2010-11-21 22:40

Oil-rich Angola has announced a government reshuffle which has seen the dismissal of the ministers of foreign and urban affairs as well as the capital's governor.


40% abstention at Angola elections

2012-09-04 14:50

Angola's electoral commission says 40% of voters abstained – a shocking rate for Africa that some blamed on cynicism over the ruling party's expected victory after 33 years in power.

Dos Santos tipped to win Angolan poll

2012-08-31 08:20

Angolans head to the polls for the second elections since the end of their 27-year civil war, with President Jose Eduardo dos Santos expected to extend his grip on power.

HRW: Angolan govt must stop crackdown

2011-12-08 10:12

Angolan authorities have used force to suppress peaceful demonstrations and blocked journalists from covering protest rallies in the run-up to an election next year, Human Rights Watch says.

Angola blocks activists ahead of summit

2011-08-13 18:00

Angolan authorities have barred activists from entering the country ahead of a regional summit taking place there.

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