Stories about Angola
António Costa's official visit to Angola following months of diplomatic tensions between the two governments has caused a stir over his clothing choice.
"At this moment, I am on the street crying without knowing where to go."
"...racism in Angola is nothing new; however, people prefer to pretend nothing is happening."
While Marques had been brought to court on previous occasions, this was the first time he was formally acquited.
"Now we are legal and we can speak with property owners without any fear, we can conduct and continue our activities legally, because we will pay the state's quota."
A journalist best known for exposing human rights violations in the diamond trade, Marques is not the only target of the Angolan regime.
"More than a sharp protest against degrading living conditions of Luanda's slums, 'you just killed me' is also a performance act that fits perfectly into the world of contemporary art".
"Launching a satellite into space while on the ground there is no medicine, food, quality education, healthcare worthy of that name...seems to me a terrible irrationality"
Africa's Richest Woman Dismissed From Angola’s National Oil Company — Is This the End of Dos Santos’ Power?
Is this the beginning of Africa's richest woman -- and the Dos Santos clans downfall?
On 23 August, more than 9 million Angolans were called to elect the new president.
"...All of us complain of malpractice and electoral irregularities, so it is necessary that everybody acts as election monitors and remains alert."
Isaac Maria dos Anjos, ex-governor of the Angolan provínce of Benguela, is famous for his criticisms of the ruling MPLA party.
In a Much-Criticized Display of Wealth, the Angolan President's Son Spent Half a Million Euros at a Charity Auction
"...being the son of who you are, we suspect that this money came out of the state coffers, that is to say it is our money..."
Angola could join the handful of countries in the world which currently ban abortion in all cases.
Critics say Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has engineered a police crackdown in Angola on an international private school.
"The crisis is so big, hunger is so bad, illness is so bad that people die like chickens."
After 37 years in office is President José Eduardo dos Santos really going to step back from power, as he seemed to announce?
The 17 activists were originally detained in June 2015, accused of organizing a rebellion. They say they were only discussing peaceful methods of protest.
‘I'll Stay as Long as the Queen Allows Me to Stay’ and Other Brexit Reactions From the Portuguese-Speaking World
"Brexit...whatever happens from now on, no one can erase these results from citizens' memories."
"Because we need everyone who wants to help build a better Angola to be free to do it, because demonstrations are not war..."