Daily Archives: March 29, 2020

Gambia receives support to contain spread of COVID-19

The Gambia, this afternoon, received an assortment of medical supplies – 20, 000 test kits, 1000, 000 masks, 740 sets of protective clothing  and 1000 sets of protective  shields – as donation from  Jack Ma and Alibaba Foundations from China.  The items are part of a continent-wide gesture from the …

Covid-19: USA grants $570K for medical assistance to Angola

Luanda – Angola will benefit from medical assistance in the amount of $570,000 and support in the supply of water, sanitation and risk communication, the US State Department announced last Saturday March 28.

According to a press release from the US Government, this action is part of efforts to combat …

Football: Former international referee leaves federation

Luanda – Former international referee Belmiro Carmelino will relinquish the status of commissioner of the Central Council of Referees of the Angolan Football Federation (FAF), this season 2019/20.


The decision is in solidarity with his colleague Benjamim Andrade, suspended for 60 days, plus the fact that the president of that …

Covid-19: Suspect death under clinical investigation

Luanda – Samples of the Angolan citizen who passed away, last Saturday, at Girassol clinic in Luanda, have been taken to laboratory for processing to determine the real cause of death, the minister of Health, Sílvia Lutucuta, has said.


According to the official, from the epidemiological and clinical evaluation made …