July 2011

President's commitment to urbanisation of Roque Santeiro highlighted

Luanda,  Luanda - The personal engagement of the Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos in urban development in the space where operated the ex-unofficial market "Roque Santeiro" and the protection of hillside of Boavista and Miramar was stressed Friday in Luanda by Urbanisation and Construction minister, Fernando Fonseca. 

Former market site urbanized within 24 months

Luanda, Luanda – The exploitation of the space where was located the former market Roque Santeiro included in the Facelift Project of Sambizanga district will start Friday with the launch of the first stone by the head of State, Jose Eduardo dos Santos. The work will be concluded in four stages in a period of 24 months. 

Higher Education minister highlights president's clear-sightedness

Lobito, Lobito – The strategic vision of president Jose Eduardo dos Santos is decisively contributing to the expansion of higher education in the country. This was said Friday in Lobito, central Benguela province, by the minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Maria Cândida Teixeira.

National team hold final preparations in China

Luanda, Luanda - Angola's national senior male basketball team leave Portugal Friday bound for China for the 7th edition of Borislav Stankovic cup on 1-4 August, as pat of their last stage of training session for Afrobasket2011, slated for August, in Antananarivo, Madagascar. The ten-time African defending champions, that achieved the third place in Guimarães tournament, will stay in China till 9 August, after which they will head for Malagasy capital to defend the title, won in 2009, in Libya.

Frescangol cold store grows in capacity

Luanda, Luanda – A new cold store complex for conservation of perishable goods was inaugurated Friday in Luanda by the minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries, Afonso Pedro Canga.The facility was launched to expand to 500 tonnes the capacity of the perishable conservation company, Frescangol, according to the minister.

ITEL, Huawei company sign cooperation agreement

Luanda, Luanda – The National Institute of Telecommunications and the Chinese Huawei company signed in Luanda, a cooperation accord for the training of Angolans in the field of telecommunications. The agreement aims to training national technicians in the telecommunications sector and information technology. During the ceremony, the Chinese company donated a training centre for Angolan professionals, estimated at USD seven million. 

Official calls for participation in electoral registration update

Huambo, Huambo – The governor of the central Huambo province Faustino Muteka, urged Friday the district and communal administrations, chieftains, political parties, church authorities and civil society in general, to cooperate in the success of the process of electoral registration. 

Electoral registration update officially opens

Huambo,  Huambo – The process of updating of electoral registration, running until December 16, was opened officially Friday in central Huambo province.The official opening was symbolised with the registration of Pedro Victorino Major and Teresa Delfina Tomé, both aged 18 years.

Minister happy with new premises of Eduardo dos Santos University

Huambo, Huambo – The minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Maria Cândida Teixeira, showed satisfaction with the new premises of the Jose Eduardo dos Santos University (UJES) situated at Cambiote ward, 10 kilometres of Huambo city centre.Candida Teixeira was speaking at the ceremony of signing of the accord that turned the building designed to shelter children into the UJES.According to the minister, the quality of the building justifies the investment made the Angolan State.

Lunda Sul governor highlights sportsmen contribution

Lunda Sul , Saurimo - The Provincial Governor of Lunda Sul, Candida Narciso, Friday, in Saurimo, praised the contribution of sportsmen who i the past and present "fill with pride," the population of the province and the country for the merits achieved in various modalities.