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News Angola: Huawei Angola to help train ICT professionals

Published on: Monday 25 May 2020
Huawei Angola to help train ICT professionals
News source: https://www.telecompaper.com/news/huawei-angola-to-help-train-ict-professionals--1339908

Huawei Angola plans to train 2,500 professionals in ICT skills this year, in partnership with the Angolan government. The company, which has been operating in Angola for 20 years, also pledged to ...

News Angola: From Angola prison to 'America's Got Talent': Archie Williams gives hope to Louisiana inmates

Published on: Monday 25 May 2020
From Angola prison to 'America's Got Talent': Archie Williams gives hope to Louisiana inmates
News source: https://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/news/crime_police/article_a9b27688-9ec9-11ea-8e26-8be853c60505.html

When Archie Williams was freed last spring after serving almost four decades for crimes he didn't commit, his mind kept returning to the thousands of men he was leaving behind ...

News Angola: Burl Cain, storied former Angola warden, hired to head Mississippi prison system

Published on: Wednesday 20 May 2020
Burl Cain, storied former Angola warden, hired to head Mississippi prison system
News source: https://www.nola.com/news/article_834bca42-9ad9-11ea-8f20-df863bb2fdd5.html

Burl Cain, the legendary and controversial former warden of the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola who quit in 2015 amid probes into his business dealings, has been hired to lead ...

News Angola: Part of 380 tons of bio safety material arrived in Angola from China

Published on: Monday 11 May 2020
Part of 380 tons of bio safety material arrived in Angola from China
News source: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/202005/12/WS5eba8a9aa310a8b2411552b3.html

Part of the 380 tons of diverse bio safety materials coming from China has arrived in Angola Monday to reinforce efforts against COVID-19. Speaking to the press, Angolan Minister of Health Silvia ...

News Angola: Angola reports 2,500 malaria deaths in first quarter

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Angola reports 2,500 malaria deaths in first quarter
News source: https://menafn.com/1100151922/Angola-reports-2500-malaria-deaths-in-first-quarter

The national coordinator of Anagola's health ministry's program to fight malaria, Jose Martins, said on Monday that malaria has claimed 2,548 lives in Angola in the starting quarter of 2020.The ...

News Angola: Isabel Dos Santos Says Angola Faked Evidence To Freeze Assets

Published on: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Isabel Dos Santos Says Angola Faked Evidence To Freeze Assets
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/isabel-dos-santos-says-angola-faked-evidence-freeze-assets-2974773

Dos Santos claimed in a statement that a copy of a fake passport -- bearing the signature of late martial arts film star Bruce Lee -- was part of the evidence submitted to a court that froze her ...

News Angola: Investment Report Examines Angola Oil And Gas Projects

Published on: Thursday 07 May 2020
Investment Report Examines Angola Oil And Gas Projects
News source: https://africa.com/investment-report-examines-angola-oil-and-gas-projects/

Africa Oil & Power launched its Africa Energy Series Special Report: Angola 2020 on Thursday. The available-for-download report provides the status of several investment projects in development in ...

News Angola: Angola girls coach exits for boys team

Published on: Friday 01 May 2020
Angola girls coach exits for boys team
News source: https://www.journalgazette.net/sports/high-schools/20200502/angola-girls-coach-exits-for-boys-team

When the head coaching job for the Angola boys basketball team first opened up in early February, Brandon Appleton had no thoughts of applying for tha ...

News Angola: UNICEF Angola COVID-19 Response Interventions. Issue # 2

Published on: Friday 24 April 2020
UNICEF Angola COVID-19 Response Interventions. Issue # 2
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/angola/unicef-angola-covid-19-response-interventions-issue-2

On 21 March, the Ministry of Health of Angola announced its first two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country. As of 20 April, Angola has reported a total of 24 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (16 ...

News Angola: In Angola, Family Buries Polygamist ‘Big Dad’

Published on: Tuesday 21 April 2020
In Angola, Family Buries Polygamist ‘Big Dad’
News source: https://www.voanews.com/covid-19-pandemic/angola-family-buries-polygamist-big-dad

At least 1,000 people gathered for the burial of Francisco Tchikuteny Sabalo despite prohibitions on large gatherings in Angola, April 19, 2020. Tchikuteny was a Christian who belonged to the New ...

News Angola: Angola deploys emergency police, armoured vans to enforce lockdown

Published on: Monday 06 April 2020
Angola deploys emergency police, armoured vans to enforce lockdown
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/angola-deploys-emergency-police-armoured-vans-enforce-lockdown-170539039.html

Angola on Monday deployed a special police unit in armoured vehicles to patrol Luanda streets to enforce anti-coronavirus regulations as people continued to venture outside despite restrictions on movement. President Joao Lourenco declared a state of emergency in the southwest African country last month

News Angola: Angola confirms first two cases of COVID-19- Health Minister

Published on: Saturday 21 March 2020
Angola confirms first two cases of COVID-19- Health Minister
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/angola-confirms-first-two-cases-095724125.html

NAIROBI, March 21 (Reuters) - Angola's health ministry on Saturday confirmed its first two cases of coronavirus. "Today we received results confirming two cases of patients infected with COVID-19," ...

News Angola: TechnipFMC Clinches EPCI Contract for Angola's Platina Field

Published on: Thursday 12 March 2020
TechnipFMC Clinches EPCI Contract for Angola's Platina Field
News source: https://www.nasdaq.com/articles/technipfmc-clinches-epci-contract-for-angolas-platina-field-2020-03-12

TechnipFMC plc FTI recently secured an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contract from the integrated energy player BP plc’s BP affiliate BP Angola for the Platina field development project.

News Angola: Women Bear The Brunt Of Climate Change In Angola

Published on: Tuesday 10 March 2020
Women Bear The Brunt Of Climate Change In Angola
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/women-bear-brunt-climate-change-angola-2937795

Tehandjila Quessale's heart sank every time her mother sent her to fetch water for their crops, up in the mountains of Angola's southern Huila region. The 16-year-old had to leave school early and ...

News Angola: Pompeo in Africa visit praises Angola's moves against graft

Published on: Monday 17 February 2020
Pompeo in Africa visit praises Angola's moves against graft
News source: https://www.sfgate.com/news/world/article/Pompeo-in-Africa-visit-praises-Angola-s-moves-15062186.php

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in his latest Africa stop on Monday praised Angola's president for his dramatic actions to recover billions of dollars looted bycorrupt officials, saying it would ...

News Angola: Photo Journal: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Fights Corruption in Angola

Published on: Tuesday 18 February 2020
Photo Journal: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Fights Corruption in Angola
News source: https://townhall.com/tipsheet/katiepavlich/2020/02/18/photo-journal-secretary-of-state-mike-pompeo-in-angola-n2561455

LUANDA, Angola - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is on a multi-country tour of Africa, visited with government and business leaders in Angola on Monday. Angola is an oil and resource rich country ...

News Angola: Josh Dasilva: Brentford midfielder is open to playing for Angola

Published on: Tuesday 11 February 2020
Josh Dasilva: Brentford midfielder is open to playing for Angola
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/51476061

Brentford's Josh Dasilva says he is open to playing for Angola if an opportunity comes around. "I am Angolan, my parents are Angolan, they are proud of where they are from and I am proud to be Angolan ...

News Angola: Ex-Angola guard who allegedly sexually assaulted inmate multiple times a "sexual predator," attorney argues

Published on: Monday 03 February 2020
Ex-Angola guard who allegedly sexually assaulted inmate multiple times a "sexual predator," attorney argues
News source: https://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/news/courts/article_205b0136-4454-11ea-afaf-f3495278da4f.html

A former Louisiana State Penitentiary inmate was sexually assaulted by a then-Angola guard seven times in 2014, the final time after he complained to slow-acting prison officials, one of the ex-inmate ...