Lobito


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Lobito

(Portuguese luˈβitu)
n
(Placename) the chief port in Angola, in the west on Lobito Bay: terminus of the railway through Benguela to Mozambique. Pop: 470 000 (2005 est)
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Noun1.Lobito - a seaport on the Atlantic coast of Angola
Angola, Republic of Angola - a republic in southwestern Africa on the Atlantic Ocean; achieved independence from Portugal in 1975 and was the scene of civil war until 1990
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class="MsoNormalThe state-owned Jornal de Angoola quoted the Benguela Province fire brigade deputy commander, Mr Artur Inacio, saying that 10 people were killed in Catumbela, three in Benguela and three in Lobito municipalities.
Caption: A woman waves a banner before Pope Francis' celebration of Mass at Lobito beach in Iquique, Chile, Jan.
Roque cites the planned Lobito refinery as one such project -- construction has been delayed for years due to irregularities in contracts and financing disagreements.
Roque cites the planned Lobito refinery as one such project--construction has been delayed for years due to irregularities in contracts and financing disagreements.
The Lobito refinery is one such project hanging over the head of Sonangol, whose completion has been "hiccoughing" for years due to irregularities in the contract and financing disagreements, says Roque.