Daily Archives: August 8, 2019

Law on transplant read for final approval

Luanda – The draft law on transplant of tissues, cells and human organs approved on Wednesday by the MPs of the specialized commission of the National Assembly, now expects final approval.

The decision of the MPs is an important step for thousands of Angolans dependents of hemodialysis.

The legal tool …

Draft Law on Angolan Passport gets green light

Luanda – The National Assembly (Parliament) approved on Thursday the Draft Law on Angolan Passportl and the National Citizens’ Exit and Entry Regulation.

Presented by Interior minister, Eugenio Laborinho, the Bill regulates the use of the national passport, its features, categories and security conditions, in addition to define the exit …

Breastfeeding Lawmaker Sparks Uproar in Kenyan Parliament

NAIROBI – The Kenyan parliament’s ejection of a female lawmaker for bringing her five-month-old baby to a session Wednesday has sparked debate on breastfeeding mothers in the workplace. Kenya’s parliament in 2017 passed a motion compelling employers to provide safe spaces for mothers and their children. Proponents of the legislation …

Attorney General’s Office denies lawsuit against former president

Luanda – The Attorney General’s Office (PGR) denied on Wednesday allegations that it is filing a lawsuit against the former president of Angola, Jose Eduardo dos Santos.

In a press release, PGR explains that the rumors came up after the National Investigation Department and Penal Action of the Attorney General’s …