Wednesday Dec 11
Mozambique: New Opposition Party Makes Big Gains
The Mozambique electoral commission has announced official results of the municipal elections held in November, showing significant gains by a new opposition party.
Mozambique: Why Has Renamo Gone Back to the Bush?
The former rebel movement has renounced the peace deal it signed to end the war in 1992 and has issued a raft of demands to the government, raising fears of resumption of the war.
Mozambique: The Failure of the Giants
Frelimo went through two distinct situations during the last two elections in Quelimane.
Mozambique News Agency
AIM Reports issue no. 475
On 20 November, elections were held in 53 municipalities to elect mayors and local assemblies.
Mozambique: Musician Shot Dead in Quelimane
Mozambican police in the central city of Quelimane on Thursday shot dead a local musician, Ed Azevedo, who was taking part in a parade celebrating the victory in Wednesday's municipal elections of the incumbent mayor and candidate of the opposition Mozambique Democratic Movement , Manuel de Araujo.
Ruling party on top in Mozambique polls
The planet's poorest nations such as Angola and Ethiopia have largely failed to cash in on booming economic growth to create the jobs needed to push their ballooning populations out of poverty, the UN says.