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22 Apr 2005 description

Electoral legislation debated

On 20 April the Angolan parliament, the National Assembly, adopted several draft laws from the electoral legislative package that will form the foundations for national elections planned for September 2006. However, a major stumbling block is the draft Electoral Law, with neither side in the National Assembly agreeing on the central issue of who actually runs the elections.

22 Mar 2005 description

Stalemate in parliament over registration

23 Feb 2005 description

Government reshuffles continue

The Angolan government on 27 January underwent a further reshuffle, with the Minister for Information, Hendrik Vaal Neto being the most senior politician to be replaced. His deputy, Manuel Augusto, was also relieved of his post. President Jose Eduardo dos Santos replaced them with two senior media figures.