Metrobus Expected to Carry 3.6 Million Passengers in 2018

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita declared on Wednesday that the Metrobus integrated transport project in Greater Maputo will transport 3.6 million passengers in 2018, and will reduce rush hour congestion on the main roads int…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita declared on Wednesday that the Metrobus integrated transport project in Greater Maputo will transport 3.6 million passengers in 2018, and will reduce rush hour congestion on the main roads into and out of the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Revival of Mozambique Grain Institute

[AIM] Maputo -The government has revived and restructured the Mozambique Grain Institute (ICM), giving it the power to coordinate agricultural marketing, the Minister of Industry and Trade, Max Tonela, told the country’s parliament, the Assembly of the…

[AIM] Maputo -The government has revived and restructured the Mozambique Grain Institute (ICM), giving it the power to coordinate agricultural marketing, the Minister of Industry and Trade, Max Tonela, told the country's parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

‘I Would Escape From School to Get My ARVs’

[Monitor] About nine years ago, Ismail Harerimana discovered he was HIV positive. Although he has made great strides in living positively, he is still angry with his parents for passing on the virus. This anger has bred fear of starting a family in Har…

[Monitor] About nine years ago, Ismail Harerimana discovered he was HIV positive. Although he has made great strides in living positively, he is still angry with his parents for passing on the virus. This anger has bred fear of starting a family in Harerimana because he says he is afraid of passing the virus to another person.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Finance Minister Denies Tax Exemption Claim

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Finance Minister Adriano Maleiane on Wednesday denied that the government has offered 30 year tax exemptions to the American oil and gas company Anadarko, and the Italian energy firm ENI, the two companies heading the consortia…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Finance Minister Adriano Maleiane on Wednesday denied that the government has offered 30 year tax exemptions to the American oil and gas company Anadarko, and the Italian energy firm ENI, the two companies heading the consortia that have discovered vast deposits of natural gas in the Rovuma Basin, off the coast of the northern province of Cabo Delgado.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Male, Female Patients Share Ward in Kakumiro

[Monitor] Male and female patients at Kakindo Health Centre IV in Kakumiro District share the only inpatients’ ward due to overwhelming numbers of patients who visit the facility daily.

[Monitor] Male and female patients at Kakindo Health Centre IV in Kakumiro District share the only inpatients' ward due to overwhelming numbers of patients who visit the facility daily.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Traffic Boss Warns Motorists Over Speeding Ahead of Festive Season

[Monitor] The Director of traffic Dr Steven Kasiima has cautioned motorists against telephoning him or any of his traffic police officers to bail them out once arrested for reckless driving during the Christmas season.

[Monitor] The Director of traffic Dr Steven Kasiima has cautioned motorists against telephoning him or any of his traffic police officers to bail them out once arrested for reckless driving during the Christmas season.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Deputy Speaker Regrets Violent Removal of MPs

[Monitor] Kampala -The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Jacob Oulanyah, has apologised for the brutal ejection of some Members of Parliament from the House Chamber on September 27.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Jacob Oulanyah, has apologised for the brutal ejection of some Members of Parliament from the House Chamber on September 27.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Will Continue Defaulting On Illicit Loans

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario announced on Wednesday, that while negotiations with the creditors are still under way, the Mozambican government will not repay any of the debts arising from the illicit loans that th…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario announced on Wednesday, that while negotiations with the creditors are still under way, the Mozambican government will not repay any of the debts arising from the illicit loans that three security-related companies took from European banks (Credit Suisse and VTB of Russia) in 2013 and 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Security Guard Held On Suspicion of Shooting Gulu DPC

[Monitor] Gulu -Police in Gulu is holding a security guard attached to Exposs Security Group on suspicion of shooting and injuring the acting Gulu District Police commander Gulu, Mr Joseph Ayiki.

[Monitor] Gulu -Police in Gulu is holding a security guard attached to Exposs Security Group on suspicion of shooting and injuring the acting Gulu District Police commander Gulu, Mr Joseph Ayiki.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda