Venancio Mondlane Refuses to Stand for the MDM

[AIM] Maputo -The opposition Mozambique Democratic Movement (MDM) has lost its candidate for Mayor of Maputo, Venancio Mondlane, who has categorically refused to run for his party.

[AIM] Maputo -The opposition Mozambique Democratic Movement (MDM) has lost its candidate for Mayor of Maputo, Venancio Mondlane, who has categorically refused to run for his party.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Cabo Delgado Attacks Continue, Causing Panic

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Cabo Delgado has seen three further attacks, the opening of a military control centre, and growing complaints about lack of a government response.

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Cabo Delgado has seen three further attacks, the opening of a military control centre, and growing complaints about lack of a government response.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

An Insight Into Mozambique’s Jihadist Terror Group

[The Herald] Maputo -Mozambique has been rocked by a wave of knife and machete attacks in a remote northern region that it is hoped will become a natural gas hub to rival Qatar.

[The Herald] Maputo -Mozambique has been rocked by a wave of knife and machete attacks in a remote northern region that it is hoped will become a natural gas hub to rival Qatar.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Is Another Boko Haram or Al-Shabaab Erupting?

[ISS] A sudden upsurge in brutal violence in northern Mozambique, including the beheadings of women and children, has sounded alarms that a violent jihadist movement like Boko Haram or al-Shabaab could be evolving. Since October last year, over 50 peop…

[ISS] A sudden upsurge in brutal violence in northern Mozambique, including the beheadings of women and children, has sounded alarms that a violent jihadist movement like Boko Haram or al-Shabaab could be evolving. Since October last year, over 50 people have been killed in about 20 attacks in Cabo Delgado province on the Tanzania border.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

New Premises of National Health Institute Inaugurated

[AIM] Maputo -Marracuene (Mozambique), 13 Jun (AIM) – Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday inaugurated the new headquarters of the National Health Institute (INS), the body in charge of health research activities.

[AIM] Maputo -Marracuene (Mozambique), 13 Jun (AIM) - Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday inaugurated the new headquarters of the National Health Institute (INS), the body in charge of health research activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Armed Gang Take Hostages in Supermarket

[AIM] Maputo -A group of armed robbers on Wednesday morning entered the Recheio supermarket in Pemba, capital of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, and took staff members and managers hostage for about half an hour, according to a report…

[AIM] Maputo -A group of armed robbers on Wednesday morning entered the Recheio supermarket in Pemba, capital of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, and took staff members and managers hostage for about half an hour, according to a report on the independent television station, STV.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Illiteracy Prevents Women From Enjoying Their Rights

[AIM] Maputo -Muecate (Mozambique), 13 Jun (AIM) – Mozambique’s First Lady, Isaura Nyusi, declared on Tuesday that illiteracy remains an obstacle preventing women from the full enjoyment of their rights.

[AIM] Maputo -Muecate (Mozambique), 13 Jun (AIM) - Mozambique's First Lady, Isaura Nyusi, declared on Tuesday that illiteracy remains an obstacle preventing women from the full enjoyment of their rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Seismic Survey of Zambezi Delta Basin Completed

[AIM] London -The French Compagnie Generale de Geophysique (CGG) on Wednesday announced that it has completed the acquisition of 15,400 square kilometres of 3D marine seismic data in the outer Zambezi Delta Basin in central Mozambique.

[AIM] London -The French Compagnie Generale de Geophysique (CGG) on Wednesday announced that it has completed the acquisition of 15,400 square kilometres of 3D marine seismic data in the outer Zambezi Delta Basin in central Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Customs Defends Seizure of Cement

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican customs service has defended the seizure on 2 June of 28,800 sacks of cement (1,440 tonnes) imported from South Africa, despite the insistence by the importing company, Kawena, that such imports are exempt from customs duty.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican customs service has defended the seizure on 2 June of 28,800 sacks of cement (1,440 tonnes) imported from South Africa, despite the insistence by the importing company, Kawena, that such imports are exempt from customs duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique