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Some 750 families in Angola's southern city of Lubango have been ordered to leave their homes to make way for a new road.
The authorities in the southern city of Lubango are planning to forcibly evict hundreds of families from their homes on 25 August. The families would be left destitute ...
Urgent Action AFR 12/002/2011
An Angolan activist has been arbitrarily detained for more than two weeks, apparently in connection with an attack on the Togolese football team last year.
Five political prisoners and two detainees held at Kakanda prison in Lunda Norte province, Angola, are suffering from deteriorating health after finishing a 13- ...
Medical Action AFR 12/001/2011
Hundreds of people in Luanda whose homes were demolished between 2004 and 2006 are to be rehoused from September.
Amnesty International's annual report details how the rise of social media is fuelling a new activism that repressive governments are struggling to control.
Across Africa hundreds of thousands of people each year are left homeless when they are forcibly evicted from their homes by the authorities. In most cases evictions ...
Document AFR 01/002/2011
Political detainees charged with a law which has now been repealed, remain in prison in appalling conditions in pre-trail detention.
More than 30 Angolan detainees still imprisoned in appalling conditions under a vague security law overturned last year must be released,.
Amnesty International has learned of the death of Muatxihina Chamumbala in hospital on 3 October 2010. Muatxihina Chamumbala was due to be tried on 12 October 2010 ...
Medical Action AFR 12/012/2010