Daily Archives: January 10, 2020

Sailing: Luanda hosts qualifying races for Olympic Games

The capital city will also host simultaneously the African Sailing Tournament in 420 and 470 classes for men and women.According to a note from the Angolan Water Sports Federation (FADEN), sent to ANGOP, both competitions will take place on the coast …

Starvation Stalks Counties in South Sudan Cut Off by Floods, Insecurity

In many homes around Jebel Boma County, dinner consists of bitter-tasting leaves that can be picked off the bushes outside. The leaves are neither filling nor nutritious, but in South Sudan’s Jebel Boma and Pochalla counties, there’s not much else to e…

Is Angola’s Anti-Corruption Drive Real or Cosmetic?

JOHANNESBURG / WASHINGTON – Angola’s president, Joao Lourenco, quickly earned an impressive nickname after he swept into office in 2017 and launched an anti-corruption drive after 38 years of cronyism under former leader Jose Eduardo Dos Santos. They…