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The Republic of Angola is in southwestern Africa. Its borders are the Atlantic Ocean to the west, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC, formerly Zaire) to the north and east, and to the south is Namibia. A small, isolated region belonging to Angola called the territory of Cabinda is north of the mouth of the Congo River and is separated from the rest of Angola by a small strip of territory belonging to the DRC.
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How did Angola get its name?

Angola's name derives from the Kimbundu word for king. The areaunderwent many changes of control over history and is still in astate of unrest.

Who is the leader of Angola?

José Eduardo dos Santos is the President of Angola. Prime Minister Paulo Kassoma was appointed by the president.

Imperialism in Angola?

The harsh treatment by the imperialists caused the people to riseup in revolt. They proceeded to extract Angola's natural resources,then sold their own products to the colony, in an effort to destroythe local economy. On a positive note, Portugal shared theirculture with the colonized people, and bu (MORE)

What is the Political condition of Angola?

Within itself Angola seems to have a good political condition, thepeople in power can often change work positions. The country withinitself is rich, but from the outside is very poor. In a sense, theyare essentially self reliant.Ê

Is there an Angola Sea?

No. There is an offshore area in the Atlantic that Angola claims as its coastal waters, and articles relating to the discovery of oil off Angola's coast sometimes use the term Angola sea. In this application, it is used just to denote the Angola territorial waters. That's with the small "s" in sea. (MORE)

How did Angola become independent?

Angola became independent by waging a Guerrilla warfare againstPortuguese. The Angolan War of Independence took place between 1961and 1974.

Who is the President of Angola?

José Eduardo dos Santos is the President of Angola. He firsttook this position on 1979 September 10 after the death of thefirst president Agostinho Neto. Dos Santos was officially electedby the people on 1992 September 30 after an attemptedreconciliation in the Angolan civil war. Unfortunately t (MORE)

Who claimed Angola?

Angola is an African country located below Congo and next toZambia. It was claimed by Portugal during the 1880s CE.

What are ten facts about Angola?

Continent: Africa. Capital: Luanda. Area: 481,350 sq mi. Population: 12,263,596. Government: Republic. Language: Bantu, Portugese. Money: Kwanza. Life expectancy: 37.6. Literacy rate: 67%. Angola fought for 14 years. It gained its independence from Portugal in 1975.

What is the national anthem of Angola?

Angolias National Anthem is. ANGOLA AVANTE which means FORWARD ANGOLIA. It was written by Rui Alberto Vieira Dias Mingao and adopted as the anthem in 1975

When was Angola founded?

The region was colonized by the Portuguese beginning in the 16th century and became an overseas province in 1951. It became independent from Portugal on 11 November 1975.

What are facts about Angola?

Angola's motto is 'Virtus Unita Fortior' Which is Latin for Virtue is stronger when united . Angola is about twice the size of Texas

What is the location of Angola?

South-central Africa - bordered by the Dem. Nat. Rep. of Congo and Namibia Angola's absolute location is ( 12 * 30 ' S / 18 * 30 ' E ) .

Is Angola in Portugal?

no...Angola and Portugal are two different countries. Portugal is in Europe and Angola in Africa

What animals are in Angola?

Animals that live in the country of Angola include giraffes,elephants, hyenas, and lions. Other animals include zebras,buffalo, and rhinos.

What is an exclave of Angola?

Cabinda is an exclave of Angola. It covers a total of 2,810 squaremiles and its capital city is also called Cabinda.

What nation north of Angola starts with a Z?

No current country north of Angolastarts with Z. Zambia and Zimbabwe are the only countries in theworld that start with Z. Zambia borders Angola to the east.Zimbabwe is southeast of Angola. Zaire is a former country locatednorth of Angola. Zaire is now the Democratic Republic of Congo.

What has decreased the exports of Angola?

Much of the Nation was depopulated during the 27 year Civil War which claimed about 500,000 lives. It was once a major exporter of foods to the world and a great deal of the agricultural plains were planted into minefields by the belligerents which requires decades to clear and to be returned to pro (MORE)

Are the Bantu in Angola?

The Bantu are the dominant ethnic group in Angola divided (often widely) into nine different tribal units with changing allegiances and each claiming soverignty over specific areas and political arenas within the Nation.

How is Angola governed?

It is a Communist State closely aligned with China economically since the collapse of the Soviet Union.

What type of clothing Angola?

I think you probably mean "Angora". Angora is a breed of goat which originated in what is now Turkey. The fleece from an Angora goat is called mohair. (There is also an Angora rabbit from whom Angora Fibers or Wool can be harvested.)

What sort of housing do people in Angola have?

In Angola people have different type of housing,from high valued mansions to poor ghetto huts.They are also very modern building with elevators,secutity,inner pools and lots of luxury.Some house are old built in the colonial era but new cities centres are been built and shorlty all Angolans will hav (MORE)

Why did Princess Diana visit Angola?

It was a humanitarian visit; part of her work as a Red Cross volunteer. During this trip she visited the victims of mines and several minefields, she made a (famous) speech condemning the use of mines. She then spearheaded an international campaign to try to eradicate the use of mines in war.

Does Angola have a president?

Yes, Angola is a republic where the president (as of 2012) is the leader of the party with the most representatives. Previously, Angolans directly elected their president.

Will a us xbox work in angola?

Yes it will. The only thing that you have to keep in mind is that in Angola the power is 220V so U'll need a power brick with 220v. Or U can buy a power converter to convert 220v to 110v.

What color people live in Angola?

In Angola you get all sorts of coloured people these days, the reason being is because Angola is improving so much other go to invest on businesses and some begin to find love in Angola...Plus Angolans are very attractive people lol...The common mix found in Angola are Portuguese,Cuban, cape verde a (MORE)

What are the push factors of Angola?

1. Bad education system. Angola has 752,989 kids not enrolled in primary or secondary school, according to CIA world factbook. #2. Tons of muggings, break-ins, murders, rapes, assaults, etc. #3. Known for Sex and drug trafficking. #4. Costs there are very high. Example: a pizza there costs (MORE)

What is the source of income of Angola?

Angola is one of the largest countries in Africa, and is poverty stricken. However, they have rich veins of both oil and diamonds in their territory which is the main source of income. This has both positive and negative effects on the people there.

What is the national costume of Angola?

Usually, its western clothing, but the traditional clothing for men is pants with a knee length shirt. They also wear knee length socks. The shirts have a white collar. Both men and women wear a shawl.

Where is Angola prison?

Angola prison, formally known as Louisiana State penitentiary, is located in Angola, Louisiana. If you look at the state of Louisiana on a map, the prison is located just north of the elbow of the state.

What is the climate type in Angola?

Angola's average temperature on the coast is 60 °F (16 °C) in the winter and 70 °F (21 °C) in the summer. It has two seasons; dry season (May to October) and hot rainy season (November to April).

How many medals have Angola have?

0. Angola has participated in the Olympics since the 1980 Games and has sent athletes to compete in judo, beach volleyball, athletics, boxing, swimming, shooting, sailing, canoeing, basketball, and handball without winning an Olympic medal.

How many miles is it from Angola to London?

The distance between the above places is 4418 miles. This distance is point to point straight distance as seen on the map. The actual distance covered by a flight may vary according to the flight path chosen. Also this is not the airport to airport distance.

Who clamied Angola?

Angola is an a country that is found in southern Africa. Thecountry was colonized by Portugal.