Speaking Truth to Power in Angola
The story of Rafael Marques de Morais reveals the dangers of speaking out against an authoritarian state. Rebecca Regan-Sachs reports for ThinkAfricaPress.
ThinkAfricaPress, 24 May 2012
The story of Rafael Marques de Morais reveals the dangers of speaking out against an authoritarian state.read more »
Rafael Marques de Morais.
Maka Angola, 24 May 2012
A group of more than 150 officers of the Luanda Provincial Government's Auxiliary Police, supported by heavily armed members of the National Police, demolished more than 80... read more »
Angola: A Day in Court to Remember
Maka Angola, 25 May 2012
Today I had a memorable court experience. I went to witness the trial of a fellow journalist, Ramiro Aleixo, and found myself stealing away moments of his day in court. The judge... read more »
Maka Angola, 5 April 2012
Not many developing countries manage to create 20 universities, including public and private, in the space of a decade. In 2009 alone, the Angolan government created six new... read more »
Maka Angola, 12 January 2012
President José Eduardo dos Santos's regime has made great efforts to present Angola to the world as a place of modernity, good governance and prosperity, and as a country... read more »
Maka Angola, 24 November 2011
The national oil company Sonangol, which is the largest state-owned company, has been regarded internationally as an oasis of competence and good management practice in Angola.read more »