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Angola: “Kamorteiro” Again in the Race for CEMGFA

Gen GERALDO ABREU “KAMORTEIRO” is now presented as the most likely replacement for the current CEMGFA, Gen ANTÓNIO EGÍDIO SANTOS “DISCIPLINA”.
Due to his status as a member of the former FALA (UNITA armed wing), his appointment will tend to constitute a demonstration of confidence and/or goodwill by the regime in relation to its reconciliation policies – an effect tending to benefit it in its electoral dispute with UNITA. READ MORE