MOZAMBIQUE | MOZAMBIQUE

26-Jan-2023 to 11:58

Mozambique: Tropical storm knocks down power infrastructure

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Tropical storm Cheneso has left thousands of people Mozambique’s northern Nampula province without electricity after gusty winds knocked down power infrastructure in the region on Wednesday, according to state-run power utility EDM.

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25-Jan-2023 to 17:34

Mozambique braces for tropical cyclone Cheneso

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s National Institute of Meteorology (INAM) had warned that a tropical storm is developing in the Mozambique Channel and hit parts of the country by the weekend if it continues to drift towards the eastern coast of the continent.

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24-Jan-2023 to 12:48

Mozambique’s main port registers record cargo volume in 2022

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Port of Maputo registered a 20-percent increase in cargo handled in 2022 compared to the previous year, seeing a record 26.7 million tonnes of cargo handled in a single year for the first time.

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12-Jan-2023 to 08:43

Calls to probe Mozambique body-burning

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Amnesty International on Thursday called on Mozambique and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to launch an independent probe into an incident in which soldiers allegedly burned human bodies in the insurgency-hit north of the country.

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10-Jan-2023 to 15:27

SADC force probes burning of bodies by troops in Mozambique

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) intervention force in Mozambique launched a probe into an incident in which suspected members of the force were filmed burning bodies of unidentified persons in the insurgence-hit north of the country.

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21-Dec-2022 to 07:53

Mozambique loses bid to extradite former minister from S/Africa – again

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A South African court has dismissed an application by the Mozambique to set aside an earlier ruling ordering its former finance minister Manuel Chang to be extradited to the United States to face corruption charges, according to reports monitored here Wednesday.

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08-Dec-2022 to 07:35

Son of ex-Mozambican leader gets 12 years for role in ‘hidden loans’ scandal

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A court in Mozambique on Wednesday sentenced the son of the country’s former president Armando Guebuza to 12 years in jail for his role in the controversial “hidden debts” corruption scandal.

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