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- UNICEF: Angola's drought takes heavy toll on children's education. 2 Oct 2019
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- WFP: WFP Angola Country Brief, September 2019. 17 Oct 2019
- UNICEF: Where drinking water is a 90-minute walk away. 2 Oct 2019
- WHO: Angola conducts review and validation of data on Neglected Tropical Diseases. 9 Oct 2019
- Govt. Angola: Cunene records rainfall after 12-month drought. 14 Oct 2019
The flight of President Mobutu is a serious
blow to his ally in Angola, Jonas Savimbi, leader of the UNITA rebel movement.
He still controls large swathes of the country, reports Gemini News Service,
but the Luanda government appears to be preparing for a push into vital
By JOHN HUGHES,
Following the loss of its last major backer, ex-President Mobutu Sese Seko, the Angolan rebel movement UNITA is finally facing up to the changes in southern Africa that threaten to engulf it.