Daily Archives: September 16, 2019

Faithful reflect on contribution to peace and development

Luanda – Leaders from various religious, civil society organisations, researchers and scholars are meeting this Monday in Luanda to reflect on the church’s contribution to peace building and promoting sustainable development.

Running under Luanda Biennial, the interreligious forum for peace and development is held at Antonio Agostinho Neto memorial (MAAN).…

Diplomat calls for Chinese investment in mining sector

Luanda – Angolan ambassador to China JoAPound o dos Santos Monday in Beijing called on more than 150 participants in the 3rd Roadshow for mining concessions to invest in mining sector in Angola.

The diplomat was speaking on behalf of the Angolan minister of Mineral and Petroleum Resources, at the …

Basketball: FIBA asks for clarification on Yanick video

Luanda – The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has asked for explanations about the alleged video posted on social media by player Yanick Moreira, denouncing situations experienced by the national team during Basketball World Cup China 2019.

The fact was confirmed Sunday by the president of the Angolan Basketball Federation (FAB), …

Panel: Full-Scale War Looms in South Sudan One Year After Peace Accord Signed

GENEVA – A panel of U.N. experts warns the failure of South Sudan’s warring factions to implement last year’s peace accord risks plunging the country into full-scale war once again.

The report by the three-member Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan shows no improvements since South Sudan’s President Salva …