Daily Archives: June 18, 2020

Angola signs protocols for handicap people’s rights

Luanda – Angola signed last Wednesday the Protocol on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and another one on the Rights of Older Persons in Africa, both contained in the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights.

On a note to which ANGOP has had access, the Angolan Embassy in …

Covid-19: Angolans in South Africa request repatriation

Pretoria – Angolan citizens who have been stranded in South African territory since the beginning of the covid-19 pandemic, in March, launched a cry for help from the Angolan authorities, last Wednesday, to facilitate their return to the country.

More than 600 citizens – who expressed a desire to return …

Deputies approve tax package

Luanda – The deputies to the National Assembly (parliament) last Wednesday gave a final global vote on the draft-laws that alter the Property Tax Code, the Motorized Vehicle Tax Code and the Expropriation for Public Utility, as well as the Civil Requisition Law.

The draft-law that amends the Property Tax …

Namibia faces red locust invasion

WINDHOEK (Reuters) – Namibia’s Ministry of Agriculture said on Wednesday it had detected an outbreak of red locusts in central regions of the southern African country and had sent pest control teams to the affected areas.

The large grasshopper species, which is marked by bright red wings, is common to …