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  Countries: Angola: News - Angola News
Current news (from African newspapers, PANA, the UN, etc.) Formed from a merger with Africa News of Durham, NC.
Angola Monitor (London)
Monthly newsletter produced by Action for Southern Africa (ACTSA), successor to the British Anti-Apartheid Movement. Older issues (under Angola Peace Monitor, 1996 - April 2005) are on the United Nation's Relief Web site.
Angola Press - Agência Angola Press - ANGOP
In Portuguese, English, French. The national press agency, has news on politics, the economy, society, sports, culture. Basic country information, provincial map, recent history, ANGOP provides news to the Luanda newspaper, Jornal de Angola. [KF]
Angonet, Angolan Humanitarian Network
In Portuguese. Older news to 2005. Angonet is a non-profit network for NGOs. It was begun in 1989 with Canadian funding. [KF]
In Portuguese. Current news. Maintained by AngoBusca.
O Apostolado (Luanda)
In Portuguese. Online edition of the print independent newspaper. Includes documents such as - Mensagem Pastoral dos Bispos Católicos de Angola e S. Tomé (texto completo). "a newspaper associated with Rádio Ecclesia" "Excellent source of independent news."
BBC World Service - Africa
Use the Search to locate reports on Angola.
CNN World News
Use the Search to locate articles on Angola.
Expresso Africa
In Portuguese. News on Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, Sao Tome and Principe. Part of the on-line edition of the newspaper, Expresso. News, discussion forum. Based in Portugal. [KF]
Folha 8 (Luanda)
In Portuguese. Site for the print bi-weekly independent newspaper. "founded in 1995 by William Tonet" - Cabinda Digital
In Portuguese. News about Cabinda, cartoons. From in Braga, Portugal.
IRIN News - Angola
Current news from the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
Jornal de Angola (Luanda)
In Portuguese. Government newspaper, the only daily newspaper in Angola.
Subscription only; some universities subscribe. Search the Top News section. Has selected Lexis-Nexis databases. Covers the BBC Summary of World Broadcasts, Agence France Presse, New York Times, Washington Post, Guardian (London), Africa News, Associated Press, TV transcripts, and others.
In Portuguese. News from the Portuguese News Network, PNN, a news agency. Based in Lisbon, Portugal.
Le Monde diplomatique (Paris)
In French. Has a small selection of older articles.
NewsBank - Access World News
Subscription service. Some universities subscribe. Use the Edit Search to rearrange the articles with the latest first. Good for researching news from a week ago back to 1985.  For African news includes selected reports from the BBC Monitoring Service (English translations of news), Kwacha Unita Press (1997 - Oct. 5, 1999), Angop (Angola News Agency, Oct. 19, 1997 and following), Agence France Presse, IPS, PANA, radio and/or TV stations. [KF]
Notícias Lusófonas
In Portuguese. Online newspaper covering the Lusophone world. News on Angola, Cabo Verde, Guiné-Bissau, Moçambique, S. Tomé e Príncipe, (also Portugal, Brasil, Timor). "Excellent collection of news from different sources."
Radio Ecclesia
In Portuguese. Web site has closed. [A July 2001 report describes "a decision by independent Catholic-run Rádio Ecclésia to suspend all news reports in favour of religious broadcasts only."] A independent Catholic radio station in Angola which carried news including very brief selections from Angolan newspapers, important documents such as statements from the Catholic Bishops of Angola and Sao Tome, interviews with the political opposition. [KF]

See also article "Tightening Controls on Media Worry Journalists in Angola" by Rachel L. Swarns in New York Times, Sept. 20, 2000, A8. [KF]
Radio Havana Cuba
In English, Spanish, French, Portuguese. Use the Search to locate older articles (latest is 2002) on African countries.
Semanário Angolense
Online edition of the "leading" independent weekly newspaper. Some older issues available.
United Nations ReliefWeb - Angola News
Current news. Managed by the UN Dept. of Humanitarian Affairs.
United States. Department of State - Angola
Use the Search to locate older press releases, articles esp. on Angola.
Zwela Angola
In Portuguese. Owned by Grupo GP Media.

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