Voter Registration Going Very Slowly

[AIM] Maputo -After five weeks of voter registration, only 49 per cent of the estimated 8.1 million potential voters entitled to register have done so ahead of Mozambique’s municipal elections scheduled for 10 October.

[AIM] Maputo -After five weeks of voter registration, only 49 per cent of the estimated 8.1 million potential voters entitled to register have done so ahead of Mozambique's municipal elections scheduled for 10 October.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Trade Unions Warn of Increasing Poverty

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s main trade union confederation, the OTM (Mozambican Workers’ Organisation), has warned that this year’s May Day celebrations will be overshadowed by the high cost of living and the low purchasing power of most Mozambican work…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's main trade union confederation, the OTM (Mozambican Workers' Organisation), has warned that this year's May Day celebrations will be overshadowed by the high cost of living and the low purchasing power of most Mozambican workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Police Detain Ethiopians in Manica

[AIM] Maputo -Chimoio (Mozambique), 24 Apr (AIM) – The Mozambican police on Saturday arrested 26 Ethiopians who had entered the country illegally and were trying to make their way to South Africa.

[AIM] Maputo -Chimoio (Mozambique), 24 Apr (AIM) - The Mozambican police on Saturday arrested 26 Ethiopians who had entered the country illegally and were trying to make their way to South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Kidnapper Hoped to Extort Money to Pay Off Debt

[AIM] Maputo -The man who ordered the kidnapping last Saturday in Maputo of Indian businessman Salum Lalani, has told reporters that he had hoped to extort enough money from his victim to pay off a large debt to a man accused of drug trafficking.

[AIM] Maputo -The man who ordered the kidnapping last Saturday in Maputo of Indian businessman Salum Lalani, has told reporters that he had hoped to extort enough money from his victim to pay off a large debt to a man accused of drug trafficking.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

New Project to Protect Biodiversity Launched

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF), on Monday launched a project, budgeted at 16.5 million US d…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF), on Monday launched a project, budgeted at 16.5 million US dollars, to strengthen the conservation of endangered species.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Three Militant Attacks Reported Over Weekend

[AIM] Maputo -The Islamist group that has been active in parts of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado since last October launched three raids against villages over the past weekend, according to a report in Tuesday’s issue of the independent newssheet “Mediafax”.

[AIM] Maputo -The Islamist group that has been active in parts of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado since last October launched three raids against villages over the past weekend, according to a report in Tuesday's issue of the independent newssheet “Mediafax”.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Eliud Kipchoge Visits Wanyama in London

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Fresh from earning his third title at the London Marathon on Sunday, Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge took a bit of his recovery time to drop down to Hotspur Way, home to Tottenham Hotspur to pay a visit to Harambee Stars skipper V…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Fresh from earning his third title at the London Marathon on Sunday, Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge took a bit of his recovery time to drop down to Hotspur Way, home to Tottenham Hotspur to pay a visit to Harambee Stars skipper Victor Wanyama.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nema Shuts Down Kiamaiko Slaughterhouses

[Nation] National Environmental Management Agency (Nema) on Monday closed down all slaughterhouses in Kiamaiko, Nairobi, for not complying with various regulations, especially the management of solid and liquid waste.

[Nation] National Environmental Management Agency (Nema) on Monday closed down all slaughterhouses in Kiamaiko, Nairobi, for not complying with various regulations, especially the management of solid and liquid waste.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

60 Players Selected for Kenya Simbas Trials

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya’s final team for the Elgon Cup as well as the 2019 Rugby World Cup qualifiers will be named on May 6 after two trials organized by new head coach Ian Snook with assistance from four local coaches.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya's final team for the Elgon Cup as well as the 2019 Rugby World Cup qualifiers will be named on May 6 after two trials organized by new head coach Ian Snook with assistance from four local coaches.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya