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Angola's new leader vows to revive moribund economy

2017-10-17 06:01

Angola's new president has unveiled a programme of corporate tax sweeteners intended to boost foreign investment and ease the oil-rich country's dependence on the lacklustre price of crude.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, pastor Mawarire, Angola

2017-09-27 08:30

President Robert Mugabe has accused some members of his own party of causing shortages in a bid to trigger a revolt against his government, and Joao Lourenco has been sworn in as Angola's next president.

Angola's ruling party regains power but faces legitimacy questions

2017-09-15 16:04

Angola's recent election results showed the ruling MPLA losing support across the country. If opposition claims are to be taken seriously, the losses could be more severe than they appear, writes The Conversation.

Angola's election commission dismisses opposition complaints

2017-09-06 21:04

Angola's election commission has dismissed complaints by opposition parties that questioned provisional results declaring the ruling party to be the winner of the August 23 vote.

Angola opposition to contest election loss in court

2017-08-27 16:01

One of Angola's main opposition parties plans to contest the results of last week's general election, alleging unfair conduct during the vote that kept the ruling party of former president Jose Eduardo Dos Santos in power.

Ruling MPLA party wins Angola elections: poll official

2017-08-24 21:00

The ruling MPLA party won Angola's elections, a poll official has announced, with party candidate Joao Lourenco now set to succeed President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos who has ruled for 38 years.

Angola's ruling party claims victory in election: report

2017-08-24 15:05

Angola's ruling party says it won a majority in the country's election with five million votes counted so far, opening the way for defence minister to succeed President Jose Eduardo dos Santos after his 38-year rule, a report says.

Top Africa stories: Zim white farmers, SADC, Libya

2017-08-24 08:30

Zimbabwe's evicted white farmers to launch fresh bid for justice, compensation, and Angolans have voted in an election marking the end of President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos's 38-year reign.

MDC to SADC: 'Ensure free and fair elections in Zim's 2018 polls

2017-08-23 13:31

The opposition Movement for Democratic Change party led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has called on the Southern African Development Community to ensure free and fair elections in Zimbabwe next year.

As vote looms, Angolans chafe over Dos Santos era

2017-08-22 19:03

After nearly 40 years under the rule of President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, millions of Angolans are angry and frustrated - and many seem determined to use Wednesday's elections to express their hunger for change.

 

Angola opposition leader quits following poll defeat

2017-09-27 20:39

The leader of Angola's main opposition party Unita says he would quit following defeat in last month's election, which he alleges was rigged in the ruling party's favour.

Angola swears in Lourenco, first new president for 38 years

2017-09-26 14:00

Jose Eduardo dos Santos's 38-year reign over Angola has finally come to an end after his hand-picked successor Joao Lourenco was inaugurated as president at a ceremony in Luanda.

Angolan opposition parties file complaint on election result

2017-09-09 12:59

Three Angolan opposition parties have filed a complaint against the outcome of nationwide elections on August 23 that asserted the 42-year grip of the ruling MPLA party.

Angola opposition parties call for election recount

2017-09-04 10:00

Four opposition parties in Angola have called for a recount in last week's general election, alleging "irregularities" during the vote that kept the ruling party in power.

LATEST: Angola ruling party ahead in provisional results

2017-08-25 10:00

Angola's election commission says the ruling MPLA party is showing a wide lead in the presidential vote with more than 65% of ballots counted.

The Latest: Opposition challenges Angola ruling party claim

2017-08-24 17:03

The main opposition party in Angola is challenging the ruling party's claim that it won national elections and is urging the country's election commission to release provisional results.

Angola awaits election results amid opposition complaints

2017-08-24 13:00

Angolans are awaiting the results of an election in which the defence minister is the front-runner to succeed President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who will quit after 38 years in power.

Angolan vote heralds new leader after president's long rule

2017-08-23 18:10

Angolans are voting in an election in which the defense minister is the front-runner to succeed President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who will relinquish the post after 38 years in power

Angola heads to polls as Dos Santos ends 38-year rule

2017-08-23 08:32

Angolans are voting in an election marking the end of President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos's 38-year reign, with his MPLA party set to retain power despite the economic crisis.

Angola's dos Santos to quit after 38 years in power

2017-08-22 12:30

Angolans are set to vote in an election that will see President Jose Eduardo do Santos quit after nearly four decades in power.

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