Category Archives: Lifestyle

Angola celebrates National Culture Day

Luanda – Angola marks the 8th January the National Culture Day, as it works to have other places classified as Cultural Heritage of Humanity while trying to promote Semba and Rebita dances and songs.

Having managed to catalog Mbanza Congo as a World Heritage Site on the basis of intensive …

Collared Elephant Killed as Botswana Prepares to Issue 272 Hunting Licenses

GABORONE, BOTSWANA – A hunter has gunned down a collared elephant in Botswana, the first illegal killing since the country lifted a five-year ban on hunting the animals.

The killing has conservationists concerned but not opposed to elephant hunting, as Botswana has a growing elephant population that sometimes comes into …

UNHCR Angola: Repatriation Update #3

Repatriation of Congolese refugees from Angola to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

The second convoy of the organized voluntary repatriation departed from Lovua settlement on 30 October at 10:30am, in the direction of Nachiri, Kasai Province, DRC.

The convoy consisted of nine trucks. Five for passengers and four for …

Access to Affordable Vaccines for Middle Income Countries Workshop kicks off in Eswatini

The Minister of Health, Honourable Lizzie Nkosi opened the second consultative workshop for improving access to affordable vaccines for Middle Income Countries (MICs) in Africa, at the Royal Swazi Convention Centre in Ezulwini on 30 October 2019. This meeting, organised by the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Africa …