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Vol 47 No 24

Published 1st December 2006


Angola

Voters and protestors start to register

Luanda saw its biggest demonstration for years in the week before registration, when the radical Partido de Apoio Democrático e Progresso de Angola gathered outside the French Embassy demanding the return of state funds stolen and deposited in Paris banks. The French judiciary's 'Angolagate' investigation into illegal arms sales issued arrest warrants for two prominent businessmen close to Luanda.

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