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João Manuel Goncalves Lourenço (J-Lo)

Date of Birth: 5 March 1954
Place of Birth: Lobito


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Regional fights hold back the union project

The increasingly toxic dispute between Rwanda and Congo-Kinshasa over militia groups in eastern Congo-K was the subject of a mini summit hosted by Angola's President João Lourenço on 16 February (AC Vol 65 No 2 Why Abiy and Muse signed a 'memorandum of misunderstanding')...


Macron's relaunch

Discussing food security in Angola with President João Lourenço will be less delicate...


Lourenço faces a tough rebuild

President João Lourenço came out of last August's elections doubly weakened – by the opposition which made historic gains despite the ruling Movimento Popular de Libertação de Angola's (MPLA) control of state institutions and within his own party (AC Vol 63 No 18 Lourenço's bruising victory)...


Dos Santos ups the PR war

Isabel dos Santos is planning to take the PR fight to her late father's successor Angolan President João Lourenço by hiring K-Street lobbyists with close links to former United States President Donald Trump and a history of controversial clients...

The contract with Stryk Global Diplomacy – previously known as the Sonoran Policy Group – gives a very broad mandate stating that the 'consultant will engage with the United States Government to expose the Human Rights crimes and abuses of Angolan President João Lourenço'...


Conflicted over conflict

Within the region the African Union has simply made a bland call for 'all stakeholders to engage in a constructive dialogue' though Angolan President João Lourenço and Kenya's former President Uhuru Kenyatta are acting as emissaries...


UNITA plans protests but drops boycott

Surrounded by hundreds of soldiers João Lourenço was sworn in for a second presidential term at Praça da República in Luanda on 15 September...


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