Museveni Arrives in Mozambique for 3-Day State Visit
[Monitor] Maputo -President Yoweri Museveni has arrived in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, for a three-day state visit on the invitation of his counterpart, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi.
Restore State Authority in Shipping , Urges Mesquita
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Thursday challenged the country's maritime administrations to improve their performance, in a drive to restore the Mozambican state's authority in shipping.
MDM Calls for Extended Voter Registration
[AIM] Maputo -The General Secretary of the opposition Mozambique Democratic Movement (MDM), Jose Domingos, on Thursday called for an extension of the voter registration period, just hours before the registration posts were due to close.
Nyusi Calls for Solutions to Housing Crisis
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday challenged the new Minister of Public Works, Housing and Water Resources, Joao Machatine, to find solutions to the housing crisis facing many young Mozambicans.
Repairing North-South Highway a Top Priority
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Thursday guaranteed that repair work on the most critically damaged parts of the main north-south highway (EN1) will begin in the second half of this year.
Over U.S.$77 Billion Dollars in Taxes Expected From LNG
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government expects to gain about 77.5 billion US dollars in taxes over the life span of the two liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects planned so far for the Rovuma Basin, off the coast of the northern province of Cabo Delgado.
Nyusi Delivers 200 Buses for Private Operators
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday delivered 200 buses to private operators, as part of the government's initiative to meet the demand for public transport in Mozambican cities.
El Kaabi Brace Down Songo in Beira
[CAF] A brace from striker Ayoub El Kaabi handed RS Berkane a vital 2-0 away win over ten-man UD Songo of Mozambique in their Group B Day Two match on Wednesday in Beira.
Modise - 'Amajita Can't Afford to Let Mozambique Score'
[Sascoc] The defence will have to be solid for Amajita to get past Mozambique in Sunday's second leg, second round of the CAF U20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Rustenburg.
Voter Registration Only At 80% of Target
[AIM] Maputo -The latest statistics from Mozambique's Electoral Administration Technical Secretariat (STAE) on voter registration ahead of the municipal elections scheduled for 10 October show that, as of Sunday, less than 80 per cent of the estimated potential electorate had registered.
Petrol and Diesel Up, Gas and Kerosene Down
[AIM] Maputo -Maputo, 16 My (AIM) - The Mozambican government on Wednesday announced increases in the price of petrol and diesel, but a decline in the price of kerosene and butane cooking gas, all taking effect as from Thursday.
No Exodus of Staff From Health Service, Says Minister
[AIM] Maputo -Contrary to claims that the Mozambican national health service is suffering from a massive exodus of staff, in fact less than one per cent of the staff leave the service annually of their own initiative.
Govt Again Promises Full Cooperation In Scandal of 'Hidden Debts'
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Wednesday assured the Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, that the government remains "completely willing to cooperate and support the bodies of the administration of justice" in their investigations into what have become known as "the hidden debts".
Anxious Burundi, Hopeful Mozambique
[Nation] In typical fashion, Burundi has in the past few months been embroiled in mounting anxiety as a controversial referendum looms.
Central Bank Publishes Sanctions Against Mozambique Directors
[AIM] Maputo -The Bank of Mozambique on Monday published the list of eight former directors of Moza Bank, once the fourth largest commercial bank in the country, whom it has fined for their alleged roles in serious irregularities leading up to the bank's near collapse in 2016.
Thieves Destroy Electricity Transformer Post
[AIM] Maputo -Thieves have completely destroyed a transformer post of the publicly-owned electricity company, EDM, in the northern Mozambican city of Nampula, according to a report in Monday's issue of the independent daily "O Pais".
Vaccination Campaign Reachs Almost 100 Per Cent of Target
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Health Ministry vaccinated almost seven million children against measles and rubeola (also known as German measles) in April, according to a report in Monday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias".
ENH Plans to Build a Gas Refinery
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's publicly owned National Hydrocarbon Company (ENH) has launched a public tender for the construction of a gas refinery.
Satellite Television Project Launched
[AIM] Maputo -Marracuene (Mozambique), 14 May (AIM) - A Chinese-funded project to receive television broadcasts by satellite in 500 Mozambican villages will generate 550 jobs, according to the Minister of Transport and Communications, Carlos Mesquita.
Afonso Dhlakama's Death Changes the Calculation for Peace Prospects
[Chatham House] If politicians continue to act in good faith, the death of the opposition leader may be a significant opportunity to finally draw a line under Mozambique's long war.