Angola Monitor 2018, Issue 4 is available now

The 2018 Issue 4 of Angola Monitor is available now, featuring the latest politics, economics, human rights, and aid and development news from Angola. Political News: -Lourenco makes first visit to Portugal by Angolan Head of State in eight years. -Dos Santos gives final speech as chairman of MPLA. -Lourenco criticised for increase in presidential travel budget. -Conference on Gender …

Mendi Msimang

South Africa’s former High Commissioner to London, Mendi Msimang, has died in Johannesburg. He will be mourned by any ACTSA members who knew him when he was the ANC’s rep in London in the early 1990s. After the 1994 election he served as High Commissioner until 1998 and was the ANC’s Treasurer from 1997–2017.