Daily Archives: July 7, 2020

New Kwanza banknotes start circulating on July 30

Luanda – Angola is to have as from July 30 a new series of banknotes (2020 series) made of polymer, which resembles to plastic, announced Tuesday the governor of the National Bank of Angola (BNA), José Lima Massano.

The governor explained that the new banknotes would enter into circulation gradually …

Vice-president assesses potential of Polytechnic Institute of Fisheries

 

Luanda – The Vice-President of Angola, Bornito de Sousa, assessed Monday the technical and professional potential of the Polytechnic Institute of Fisheries (Cefopescas) during an visit to that institution.

According to a note from the Vice-President’s Press Office, the official was accompanied by members of his office and the …

COVID-19: Ruling MPLA politburo member tests positive

 

Luanda – A member of Angola’s ruling MPLA Politburo has tested positive for Covid-19, the party’s Information Secretary, Albino Carlos, told ANGOP on Tuesday.

According to the source, the member of the party, whose identity is omitted for reasons of privacy made a random test when he intended to …

Covid-19: Angola detects 33 new infections, two deaths

 

Luanda – At least 33 new positive cases of covid-19 and two deaths have been detected in the last 24 hours in Angola, bringing the total in the country to 386 and 21 respectively.

Speaking to journalists during the daily covid-19 update briefing on Tuesday evening, the Health minister …