Triton Secures Agreement for Sale of All Its Graphite

[AIM] London -The Australian mining company Triton Minerals, which holds the rights to three graphite deposits in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, has announced that it has reached an agreement for the sale of up to a quarter of the gr…

[AIM] London -The Australian mining company Triton Minerals, which holds the rights to three graphite deposits in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, has announced that it has reached an agreement for the sale of up to a quarter of the graphite to be produced at its Ancuabe Graphite Project.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Malaria Remains Major Public Health Problem

[AIM] Maputo -Malaria remains one of the main public health problems in Mozambique, with between four and six million cases notified a year, according to Health Minister Nazira Abdula, cited in Wednesday’s issue of the Maputo daily “Noticias”.

[AIM] Maputo -Malaria remains one of the main public health problems in Mozambique, with between four and six million cases notified a year, according to Health Minister Nazira Abdula, cited in Wednesday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Teachers Accused of Sexual Harassment Transferred

[AIM] Maputo -Teachers accused of sexual harassment of girl pupils in a Maputo secondary school have not been arrested, or even thrown out of the teaching profession, but merely transferred to other schools.

[AIM] Maputo -Teachers accused of sexual harassment of girl pupils in a Maputo secondary school have not been arrested, or even thrown out of the teaching profession, but merely transferred to other schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Leasing Ports to Minister’s Brother Was Improper

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Renewal of leases on Quelimane and Beira ports to Cornelder was improper because of possible conflict of interest, according to the attorney-general’s office, which has demanded they be annulled.

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Renewal of leases on Quelimane and Beira ports to Cornelder was improper because of possible conflict of interest, according to the attorney-general's office, which has demanded they be annulled.

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Rio Tinto Charged With Fraud Over U.S.$3.7 Billion Deal

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Rio Tinto and two former bosses were charged with fraud Tuesday by the US regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), over how they accounted for their disastrous purchase of the Riversdale coal mine…

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Rio Tinto and two former bosses were charged with fraud Tuesday by the US regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), over how they accounted for their disastrous purchase of the Riversdale coal mine in Tete. Rio Tinto bought Riversdale in 2011 for $3.7 billion, and sold it in 2014 for $50 million to the Indian state company ICVL (International Coal Ventures Ltd).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nampula Mayor Assassinated

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The mayor of Nampula, Mahamudo Amurane, was assassinated on 4 October, the Mozambican Day of Peace and Reconciliation. Eye-witnesses said a man waited until Amurane came onto the patio of his house, then shot him…

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The mayor of Nampula, Mahamudo Amurane, was assassinated on 4 October, the Mozambican Day of Peace and Reconciliation. Eye-witnesses said a man waited until Amurane came onto the patio of his house, then shot him three times at point-blank range, before walking away.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Why Islamist Attack Demands Careful Govt Response

[The Conversation Africa] In the early hours of 5 October 2017 a group of 30 men attacked three police stations in Mocimboa da Praia, a small town of 30,000 inhabitants in Northern Mozambique. They killed two policemen, stole arms and ammunition, and o…

[The Conversation Africa] In the early hours of 5 October 2017 a group of 30 men attacked three police stations in Mocimboa da Praia, a small town of 30,000 inhabitants in Northern Mozambique. They killed two policemen, stole arms and ammunition, and occupied the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

The “Akon Lighting Africa” Initiative Will Electrify Rural Mozambique

[This is Africa] Akon has entered into a US$50-million partnership agreement with the Machel Fidus Association for a rural electrification project in Mozambique part of the “Akon Lighting Africa” initiative.

[This is Africa] Akon has entered into a US$50-million partnership agreement with the Machel Fidus Association for a rural electrification project in Mozambique part of the "Akon Lighting Africa" initiative.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Peasant Union Concerned About Land Expropriation

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s National Union of Peasants (UNAC) has expressed concern at the occurrence of conflicts caused by the expropriation of land from peasant farmers.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's National Union of Peasants (UNAC) has expressed concern at the occurrence of conflicts caused by the expropriation of land from peasant farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Former President Machel’s Daughter to Assist Victims of Violence

[AIM] Maputo -Josina Machel, the daughter of Mozambique’s first President, Samora Machel, on Monday launched in Maputo the Kuhluka Association, a movement that seeks to provide support for women victims of violence.

[AIM] Maputo -Josina Machel, the daughter of Mozambique's first President, Samora Machel, on Monday launched in Maputo the Kuhluka Association, a movement that seeks to provide support for women victims of violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique