AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Lara Pawson

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

Angola: ’32 years is too much’

On Monday this week 17 people, including several journalists (some from the newspaper Jornal Novo), were arrested at the start of a demonstration, heavily monitored by police, in the Angolan capital, Luanda. As former BBC Angolan correspondent Lara Pawson, writes in The Guardian, “… the protest began as an internet campaign two weeks ago when