MOZAMBIQUE | MOZAMBIQUE

19-Apr-2020 to 19:50

Covid-19: Mozambique suspends services to NGOs

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation will as of Monday suspends the provision of consular services and assistance to foreign non-governmental organizations as part of a drive to contain the spread of imported coronavirus infections, APA can report on Sunday

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19-Apr-2020 to 11:51

Mozambique food prices drop after pre-lockdown frenzy

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Prices of basic commodities have gone down drastically after the initial panic-buying frenzy triggered by President Filipe Nyusi’s announcement early this month of a state of emergency to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus.

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18-Apr-2020 to 20:04

Covid-19: Malawi prohibits hospital services for Mozambicans

APA- Maputo (Mozambique) — Malawian health authorities in the remote border district of Dedza have issued a blanket ban on hospital care for Mozambicans residing in the district of Angónia in western province of Tete over fears about the spread of coronavirus, APA can report on Saturday.

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18-Apr-2020 to 13:26

COVID-19: Mozambicans request repatriation from Angola, Portugal

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — At least 30 Mozambicans living in Angola and Portugal have requested to be repatriated from the two countries in order to be with family during the coronavirus pandemic, a senior official said on Saturday.

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17-Apr-2020 to 18:31

Covid-19: Mozambique cuts key lending rate to 11.25 percent

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's central bank on Friday slashed its benchmark interest rate by 150 base points to 11.25 percent from 12.75 percent as medium term prospects for the country's inflation will remain low, APA can report.

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10-Apr-2020 to 13:44

Covid-19: Disease, like poverty, does not stay at home

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — A group of think-tankers from Europe and Africa are drawing global attention to the impact of Coronavirus in Africa which should change global politics.

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04-Apr-2020 to 10:22

Coronoavirus: Mozambique moves to discongest overcrowded prisons

APA- Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican president Filipe Nyusi has submitted a proposed amnesty bill for parliamentary approval seeking to pardon crimes punishable by up to one year in prison as part of a drive to descongest the country's overcrowded jails and prevent the spread of the deadly coronavirus, APA can report on Saturday.

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