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Jihadist suspect arrested in Lisbon airport last week: Report

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 03:13

Portuguese police have arrested a man trained in a jihadist camp as he was trying to illegally board an Angola-bound plane via its landing gear at Lisbon international airport, local media said on Sunday.

Angola says Greek oil tanker `faked` hijacking

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 00:44

A Greek oil tanker that disappeared off the coast of Angola last week faked its hijacking and has been located in Nigerian waters, the Angolan navy said Sunday.

No trace of tanker missing off Angola for 6 days

Last Updated: Saturday, January 25, 2014, 00:05

Greek managers of an oil tanker missing off southwestern Africa for nearly a week and thought to have been attacked by pirates say they still have not established contact with the vessel.

Sri Lanka, Goa post wins in beach volleyball at Lusofonia

Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2014, 20:25

Sri Lanka continued their winning streak in men`s beach volleyball at the Lusofonia Games as they defeated Angola in straight sets here Friday, while Indian team too emerged victorious.

Mariah Carey`s manager defends Angola show

Last Updated: Sunday, December 22, 2013, 01:32

Mariah Carey`s manager has defended the controversial show in Angola, saying that it`s not his problem that the country is run by "a cold-blooded despot".

Missing Mozambican plane likely crashed: Police

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 13:54

A Mozambican Airlines plane that went missing with 34 people on board likely crashed over inhospitable bush in northeastern Namibia, police said early Saturday as they searched for the jet.

Mozambique Airlines plane crashes in Namibia, killing 34

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 09:30

A Mozambique Airlines plane en route to Angola crashed in a game park in northeast Namibia killing all 34 people on board, Namibian police said on Saturday.

Poor nations failing to create jobs despite booming growth: UN

Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 12:03

The planet's poorest nations such as Angola and Ethiopia have largely failed to cash in on booming economic growth to create the jobs needed to push their ballooning populations out of poverty, the UN warned on Thursday.

Man deported to Angola killed on British flight

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 09, 2013, 20:39

A 46-year-old man being deported to Angola was "unlawfully killed" on a British Airways flight after security guards restrained him, according to an inquest jury.

Who was the man who fell from the sky?

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 14:36

The identity of the man, who is believed to have stowed away on a London- bound plane, remains a mystery.

China extradites gangster suspects from Angola

Last Updated: Saturday, August 25, 2012, 17:45

The suspects were allegedly involved in kidnapping, robbery, blackmail, human trafficking and forcing women into prostitution.

Guj workers from Angola reunite with family

Last Updated: Sunday, June 03, 2012, 09:07

Two workers from the city, who were recently released from jail by Angolan authorities along with others, returned to the city on Saturday night and reunited with the family.