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Shrikesh Laxmidas

Shrikesh Laxmidas

    Angolan teenager accused of insulting president begins hunger strike
    Angolan teenager accused of insulting president begins hunger strike
    Nito Alves (17) was arrested on September 12 for printing slogans on T-shirts which prosecutors say insulted Dos Santos, Africa's second...
    Angola stays loyal to Dos Santos
    Angola stays loyal to Dos Santos
    The National Elections Commission announced provisional results from Friday's voting showing the governing party with 74.46% of the vote - well...
    Angola's elections highlights its economic divide
    Angola's elections highlights its economic divide
    A four-lane avenue separates the shelled ruins of the art deco Ruacana Cinema from Huambo's shiny new Chinese-built railway station, a symbol of...
    Standard Bank sees rapid branch growth in Angola
    Standard Bank sees rapid branch growth in Angola
    Standard Bank plans to as much as quadruple its branch network in Angola by the end of this year, as it targets explosive growth in the oil-rich...
    Villa goal earns Spain quarterfinal spot
    Villa goal earns Spain quarterfinal spot
    A second-half goal by striker David Villa earned Spain a 1-0 win over neighbours Portugal and a World Cup quarterfinal place after an entertaining...
    Quieroz returns for unfinished business
    Quieroz returns for unfinished business
    Born in Mozambique and a former coach of the South African soccer side, Portugal's Carlos Queiroz has flown to the rainbow nation countless times...