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  • Angola mourns former Defence minister Kundi Paihama death
    Sat, 25 Jul 2020 10:50

    Angola mourns former Defence minister Kundi Paihama death

    Luanda - The country mourns the death of former National Defence Minister Kundi Paihama, which occurred in the early hours of this Friday, in a hospital unit in Luanda, victim of illness.

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  • Sat, 25 Jul 2020 08:28

    Football: Wiliete announce new reinforcements

    Benguela - Wiliete Sport Clube de Benguela have hired 12 players for the first division of National Football Championship (Girabola 2020/21), Victorino Visele, vice-chairperson of the club told Angop Friday.

  • Sun, 19 Jul 2020 08:47

    National Road 260 benefits from improvement works

    Benguela - The stretch that connects the municipality of Catengue to the municipal headquarters of Caimbambo, National Road 260, 116 km southeast of the city of Benguela, is benefiting from works to improve its asphalt carpet and the horizontal and vertical signs, Angop learnt on Saturday.

  • Thu, 16 Jul 2020 13:52

    Catumbela's industrial hub gets new plastic container factory

    Benguela - The Benguela-based Catumbela Industrial Development hub has since july a new factory of water and fuel plastic containers, its human resources director, Sérgio Rodrigues, told ANGOP on Thursday.

  • Sun, 12 Jul 2020 13:21

    Balombo administrator arrested on suspicion of embezzlement

    Benguela - The centre-west Benguela Province’s Balombo Municipality administrator, Júlio Cuanza, and four other nationals, were last Friday placed under provisional detention, by the Criminal Investigation Service (SIC), on suspicion of committing crimes of embezzlement, fraud and theft among others, ANGOP has learnt.

  • Wed, 08 Jul 2020 11:58

    Benguela: Olutorsky ship starts unloading catch

    Lobito: Ukrainian-owned Olutorsky ship began Tuesday unloading the catch in Lobito, coastal Benguela province, after four-day stand-off between the owner and the local authorities.

  • Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:58

    Finance Ministry debt payment relieves companies

    Benguela - The private business sector in Benguela is currently experiencing relief due to the payment by the Ministry of Finance of 31.6 billion kwanzas from the total 48 billion kwanzas of the debt validated, contracted between 2013 and 2017, Angop leant on Wednesday from a government source.

  • Sat, 20 Jun 2020 11:40

    Covid-19: Official urges for greater vigilance in Canjala checkpoint

    Lobito - The provincial governor of the coastal Benguela province Rui Falcão Friday asked the national police officer to step up vigilance at Canjala municipality checkpoint, where increased number of people try to reach Lobito municipality by crossing the checkpoint through bush paths.

  • Thu, 18 Jun 2020 21:01

    Covid-19: Sanitary cordon violators to be brought to book - Minister

    Benguela - The Health minister Sílvia Lutucuta said Wednesday evening in Benguela province that the persons detained for skipping the Luanda sanitary cordon will be brought to book.