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Ghana disgraces Angola in African Youth Championship qualifier

Ghana disgraces Angola in African Youth Championship qualifier

The Black Satellites, Ghana's Under 21 soccer team, on Sunday beat their Angolan counterparts 5-1 in the first leg African Youth Championship qualifier. Playing before...
Intentional HIV infections in Angola raises heavy concerns

Intentional HIV infections in Angola raises heavy concerns

Proposed reforms to Angola's Penal Code have divided opinion in the country about whether HIV-positive people who intentionally infect others with the virus should...
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Central Africa vows to fight terrorism

The Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) have pledged to crack down on terrorism in the sub-region, sources close to the Congolese Ministry...
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Angola urges Zambia to help find solution to Zimbabwe’s political crisis

A visiting Angolan government official, Nilsa Batalhia, has urged Zambian President levy Mwanawasa not to relent in his efforts to find an amicable solution...
Zimbabwe cancels Common Market summit

Zimbabwe cancels Common Market summit

Zimbabwe, embroiled in an election crisis, Thursday announced it was calling off the summit of the Common Market for Central and Southern Africa (Comesa)...
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Zimbabwe minister admits Chinese arms import

Zimbabwe Monday confirmed a Chinese ship that was refused permission to unload its cargo in South Africa this week was carrying arms. Justice Minister...
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MEND says no talks without leader

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) has said it will not participate in this month's Niger Delta Peace Summit being...
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DR Congo’s Sect leader wants autonomy for Bakongo people

DR Congo's parliamentarian Ne Muanda Nsemi, who doubles as the spiritual leader of the Bundu dia Kongo (BDK), a politico-religious movement, Wednesday met the...
42 killed in Namibian floods, thousands displaced

42 killed in Namibian floods, thousands displaced

Floods have killed 42 people and displaced thousands this year, officials said, warning that more flooding was expected in the flood ravaged northern and...
The new scramble for Africa’s resources

The new scramble for Africa’s resources

In the past decade, Africa has seen an unprecedented boom in oil and gas investment. By Dino Mahtani With big companies shut...
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Angola extradites MEND leader, associate to Nigeria

The Angolan government said it extradited the leader of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND), Henry Himomotin Okah (popularly called...
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AIDS deaths are declining, reports UN

For the first time since the AIDS pandemic was identified a quarter-century ago, “we are seeing a decline in global AIDS deaths,” reports Dr....
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CAN 2008: Egypt beats Angola 2-1 to reach semis !

Defending champion Egypt has qualified for the quarter-final of the Africa Cup of Nations in Ghana, after beating Angola 2-1 in Kumasi Monday.
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CAN 2008 first round narrowly misses all-time goal scoring record

The 70 goals scored in the first round of the 26th Africa Cup of Nations in Ghana are one goal less than the highest...
CAN 2008 : Tunisia and Angola end in a draw and qualify

CAN 2008 : Tunisia and Angola end in a draw and qualify

Tunisia and Angola encounter Cameroun and Egypt, next Sunday, in the quarter finals of the African Cup of Nations. The two group D leaders...
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Nigerian bank eyes Angola oil market, to open branch in Sao Tome

One of Nigeria's fast-growing financial Institutions, Skye Bank, has concluded plans to open a branch in the Island nation of Sao Tome and Principe...
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CAN 2008: Top scorer battle in full swing

CAN 2008: Top scorer battle in full swing The contest for the top scorer award at the ongoing Af rica Cup of Nations in Ghana...
CAN 2008 : Senegal’s coach resigns

CAN 2008 : Senegal’s coach resigns

The coach of Senegal's national team, Henri Kasperczak has given up his job after the humiliating game they lost against Angola on Sunday afternoon...
MEND claims responsibility for Shell pipeline attack

MEND claims responsibility for Shell pipeline attack

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) has claimed responsibility for Thursday's attack on a pipeline supplying crude oil to Shell's...
New clues to mystery illness

New clues to mystery illness

The number of people affected by a mystery illness that has already claimed the lives of 4 children on the outskirts of the Angolan...