MOZAMBIQUE | MOZAMBIQUE

25-Mar-2020 to 18:47

Mozambique: Brazil's Vale repatriates hundreds workers over Covid-19 scare

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Brazil's Vale Mocambique, SA, the World's largest iron ore miner, has sent back home to Brazil more than 200 of its workers from Mozambique to protect them from being affected by the coronavirus, APA can report.

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24-Mar-2020 to 11:37

Mozambique: Illegal Ethiopian migrants suffocate en route to S/Africa

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — About 64 undocumented Ethiopian nationals allegedly suffocated in Mozambique's Tete province while travelling in a truck to South Africa, state-run Radio Mozambique reported on Tuesday.

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24-Mar-2020 to 08:49

Mozambique reviews 2020 growth forecast downwards

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique has revised downwards its forecast for 2020 economic growth to 2.2 percent from the initial 5.5 percent, citing the impact of coronavirus on the economy.

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23-Mar-2020 to 06:47

Mozambique records first COVID-19 case

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique has recorded its first coronavirus case which involves an elderly male who recently returned from a visit to the United Kingdom, Health Minister Armindo Tiago announced on Sunday.

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20-Mar-2020 to 14:16

COVID-19: Mozambique closes schools, tightens border controls

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique has joined the growing number of African countries announcing increasingly restrictive measures to halt the spread of coronavirus pandemic by closing schools and tightening border controls.

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10-Mar-2020 to 12:37

COVID-19: Mozambique monitoring situation ahead of AFCON tie against Cameroon

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique is considering approaching the Confederation of African Football for the postponement of this month’s crunch 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Group F tie against Cameroon in the wake of the coronavirus threat in the Central African country, Health Minister Armindo Tiago has said.

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21-Feb-2020 to 13:36

French anti-piracy vessel patrols Mozambique Channel

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The French multi-mission ship “Champlain” is expected to make a routine call to Maputo port on Friday and Saturday as part of its mission to patrol the Mozambique Channel Zone, APA has learnt.

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