A Grim and Gloomy Picture Lurking behind the Glittering Surface of Angola

Angola, a billion-dollar oil industry houses SONILS, the major hub of oil operations in Africa. It pumps out nearly two millions of barrels of oil almost every day. A report from the International Monetary Fund forecasts the economic growth of Angola by 7.1 % for the year of 2010. The well-dressed European and American oil merchants climb down from oversized luxurious vehicles at SONILs. Evidently, the economy of Angola is booming. But, a grim and gloomy picture of Angolans lurks behind the gleaming and glittering surface. More…..


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