MOZAMBIQUE | MOZAMBIQUE

24-Jun-2021 to 12:00

SADC agrees to deploy troops to insurgency-hit Mozambican region

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has agreed to deploy a force to contain disturbances by Islamic State-linked insurgents in northern Mozambique.

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22-Jun-2021 to 12:21

About 10,000 Mozambican refugees turned away by Tanzania - UN

APA-Pemba (Mozambique) — Close to 10,000 Mozambicans have been turned away after attempting to cross into neighbouring Tanzania to escape instability in northern Mozambique, the United Nations revealed on Tuesday.

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09-Jun-2021 to 13:31

Over 51 children abducted in troubled Mozambican region - Report

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — At least 51 children have been abducted by armed groups in Mozambique’s northern Cabo Delgado province over the past year, according to a new report published by Save the Children on Wednesday.

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28-May-2021 to 07:38

SADC reaffirms support for Mozambique, remains mum on intervention

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) said Thursday that it had agreed to work closely to address the festering terrorist insurgency in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province but remained mum on the nature of regional intervention being mooted.

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27-May-2021 to 10:10

SADC leaders convene a Mozambique security crisis meeting

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Southern African Development Community (SADC) leaders are meeting in the Mozambican capital Maputo on Thursday to discuss a regional response to the volatile security situation in the mineral-rich north of the country.

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17-May-2021 to 09:38

S/Africa’s Sasol sells part of stake in Mozambique gas pipeline project

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — South Africa’s integrated energy and chemical company Sasol said on Monday that it has sold 30 percent of its stake in the Republic of Mozambique Pipeline Investments Company (ROMPCO) to a consortium of fund managers for R5 billion (about US$354 million).

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11-May-2021 to 15:55

War on terror: Portugal to train Mozambique troops

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Portugal has offered to send an additional 60 soldiers to train Mozambican troops in tackling an Islamic State-linked insurgency in the north of the country, APA learnt here on Tuesday.

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