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Henrique Almeida

Henrique Almeida

    Angolans flock to Afcon opener despite attack
    Angolans flock to Afcon opener despite attack
    Angolans flocked to a stadium in Luanda for the opening game of the African Nations Cup they hope will restore some national pride after a deadly...
    Deadly ambush weighs on African Nations Cup
    Deadly ambush weighs on African Nations Cup
    Africa's biggest soccer tournament starts in Angola on Sunday, overshadowed by an ambush by separatist rebels on the Togo team bus that killed...
    One dead in attack on Togo soccer team
    One dead in attack on Togo soccer team
    Gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Togo's national soccer squad to the top African tournament in Angola on Friday, killing the driver and...
    Angola FX reserves drop despite firm oil prices
    Angola FX reserves drop despite firm oil prices
    Angola's foreign exchange reserves fell for the first time in three months to $12,1-billion in October from $12,8-billion in September, despite a...
    Angola kicks off public debate on new Constitution
    Angola kicks off public debate on new Constitution
    Angola kicked off a public debate on Wednesday about a new Constitution that is likely to continue President José Eduardo dos Santos's grip on...
    Angola: French arms trial 'biased'
    Angola: French arms trial 'biased'
    Angola on Wednesday called the conviction of the son of the late French President Francois Mitterrand and others over illegal arms sales to the...
    Angola hails Zuma visit as start of new era in ties
    Angola hails Zuma visit as start of new era in ties
    Angola's president hailed a visit by his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma on Thursday as the start of a new era to improve the once strained...
    Angola: No plans to devalue currency
    Angola: No plans to devalue currency
    Angola's central bank is not planning to devalue the kwanza and will resist speculative attempts to weaken the national currency, the bank's deputy...
    Banks urge Angola to review monetary policies
    Banks urge Angola to review monetary policies
    The Association of Angolan Banks (ABANC) urged the government to urgently review its monetary policies, including an increase in the reserve...
    Rights group urges Angola to fix poll mistakes
    Rights group urges Angola to fix poll mistakes
    Angola must ensure failings during last year's parliamentary election are not repeated at a presidential vote expected in 2009, Human Rights Watch...
    Angola backs budget, may cut spending if oil stays low
    Angola backs budget, may cut spending if oil stays low
    Angola, which rivals Nigeria as sub-Saharan Africa's biggest oil producer, approved a $42-billion spending plan for 2009 despite fears the recent...
    Angolan govt to set out bold spending agenda
    Angolan govt to set out bold spending agenda
    Angola's ruling Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA), flush from a landslide victory in a parliamentary poll, will set out an...