Myth-Busting Helpline Tries to Tackle HIV/Aids
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Xai Xai -Some ask if AIDS really exists, and whether you can get it from kissing or shaking hands
Malawians in Bated Breath As Mozambique Peace Talks Start in Earnest
[Nyasa Times] Malawians are hoping for the positive outcome as the Mozambique opposition Renamo and ruling party Frelimo have started their peace talks following skimirshes that has cost over a dozen lives of Malawians.
More Than a Lifeline
[Global Fund] An eruption of laughter, then silence as the girls looked nervously at each other. Finally, with an awkward smile and glance back at her friends, one young woman stood up and grasped the purple wrapper. With a deep breath, she ripped open the package.
Refugees Stuck Between Somewhere and Nowhere
[Al Jazeera] It is a chilly morning in Kapise. The mist has lifted over the hills, deep in Malawi's southwestern district of Mwanza. But this transit camp, which hosts thousands of Mozambican refugees, is still damp from the early morning dew.
The Perfect Storm - Mozambique's Compounding Crises
[ISS] A perfect storm is brewing in Mozambique as rocky economic and political fortunes stoke the embers of a decades-old conflict.
New Peace Talks Begin
[Mozambique News Reports & Clippings] Talks between Renamo and government resumed yesterday, with mediators present.
Retired Leaders Blair and Kikwete to Mediate Mozambique Crisis
[Citizen] Luanda -Retired Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete and British Prime Minister Tony Blair have agreed to mediate the Mozambican political crisis, local authorities confirmed.
How SMSes Are Helping to Prevent HIV in Mozambique
[The Daily Vox] What better way to reach young people in a tech-heavy world than through their cellphones? The United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (Unicef) has partnered with a line of government ministries in Mozambique to launch a youth-led SMS service that offers counselling on sexual and reproductive health and HIV prevention for adolescents.
Hassabo Receives New Ambassadors to France, India, Angola, Mozambique and Saudi Arabia
[SNA] Khartoum -Vice - President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, received Wednesday Sudan ambassadors to France, India, Angola, Mozambique and Saudi Arabia and the new Sudan consuls to Jeddah and Asawn and directed them to consolidate Sudan relations and cooperation with these countries.
Mediators Expected in Maputo Amid Deepening Political, Economic Crisis
[Mozambique News Reports & Clippings] Ketumile Masire, former president of Botswana, will be in Maputo next week as surprise mediator in the government-Renamo peace talks, the Global Leadership Foundation (GLF) confirmed this morning (Wednesday 13 July).
Mozambique Poaching Enriching North Korea's Leadership
[Daily Maverick] The fatal breach in South Africa's defence against rhino poaching in the Kruger National Park is Mozambique - and corrupt diplomats are continually widening it. By DON PINNOCK.
Bankrupting Mozambique - From Poster Child to Cautionary Tale
[African Arguments] The actions of unaccountable elites and international banks have undermined Mozambique's impressive progress, with the costs falling on the shoulders of ordinary Mozambicans.
Over 300 Mozambican Refugees Refuse to Relocate in Malawi
[Nyasa Times] Government and United Nations officials in Malawi are helpless after over 300 Mozambican refugees refused to be relocated to Luwani Refugee camp in Mwanza from Kayisi in the same district.
Angola Participates in Language, Culture Festival in Maputo
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola, through its embassy in Mozambique, participated on Saturday July 9 in Maputo at the 14th edition of language and culture festival.
Renamo Menace Haunts Zimbabwe
[Zimbabwe Standard] THE mention of Matsanga, a military wing of the Mozambican opposition party, Mozambican National Resistance (Renamo), invokes frightful memories for thousands of people living across the Zimbabwean border with Mozambique.
Widows Without Sons Accused of Sorcery and Robbed of Land
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Chikwidzire -Widows from polygamous marriages abused and thrown out of their homes in rural Mozambique
Angola Invited to Mozambique's Culture Festival
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola was invited on Monday to participate in the 9th edition of the National Festival of Culture of Mozambique to take place in August this year.
Mozambique/Zambia Ties Vital
[Times of Zambia] WE hail the relationship between Zambia and Mozambique that dates back from the time this country supported the Mozambican liberation struggle that saw the late Samora Machel become the first black president of that country.
Indian PM Modi's African Safari
[allAfrica] Nearly nine months ago the third India-Africa Forum Summit, and the first that included all African states, was held with much fanfare in Delhi.
Draw for Cosafa Under-17 Championship
[CAF] Holders Zambia were drawn in Group B and hosts Mauritius in Group A for the COSAFA Under-17 Championship that will be staged on the Indian Ocean island later this month.