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Brigadier Isaías Henriques Ngola Samakuva

Date of Birth: 08/07/1946
Place of Birth: Cunje


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Elections at last

Its leader Isaías Samakuva often accuses the MPLA of allowing 0...


Political hurdles ahead

The second-largest number of seats will be won by the União Nacional para a Independência Total de Angola (UNITA) which under its uncharismatic but solid leader Isaías Samakuva has struggled to rebuild its support base...


Discontent in the air

This unusual dissent came eight days after the opposition União Nacional para a Independência Total de Angola claimed that its leader Isaías Henriques Ngola Samakuva had been shot at by police in Camabatela Kwanza Norte...


Authoritarian alliances

UNITA's current President Isaías Samakuva infuriated state media in January after comparing in a pesonal attack on Dos Santos the MPLA's methods to those of the reviled late Portuguese dictator António Salazar (1889-1970)...


Succession sagas

UNITA leader Isaías Samakuva will continue to struggle to manage UNITA’s transition from defeated rebel movement to effective political party...


A very old connection

Isaías Samakuva UNITA's leader spent many years outside Angola and his movement needs to develop into a political party rather than a guerrilla group before it can challenge the ruling Movimento Popular de Libertação de Angola...


Deadly diamonds

Senior UNITA officials such as Azevedo Kanganje and Isaías Samakuva claim that all their 'new' weapons were either captured from the Angolan army or traded for diamonds by corrupt Angolan senior officers...


All about power

So did the impressive Brigadier Isaías Samakuva UNITA's former Representative on the Joint Commission meant to oversee implementation of the peace accords...


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