Maputo, Mozambique Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. 69 Die After Drinking BeerRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | ABC News

    When a crocodile is killed, the bile of the animal must be immediately removed and buried in front of witnesses to prove that it has not fallen into the wrong hands, to be used as poison, according to some African traditions. The deadly greenish-brown liquid, produced in the liver and stored in the gallbladder, is now believed to have been put into traditional beer that killed 69 people who drank it at a funeral on Saturday in Mozambique's northeast Tete province, health authorities said.

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  2. 72 Die From Contaminated Beer In MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | News Talk Florida

    Three more people have died from drinking contaminated beer, bringing the number of fatalities to 72, as the number hospitalized fell by more than 150, health authorities in Mozambique said on Tuesday. About 35 victims are now hospitalized, down from 196, according Paula Bernardo, director of health, women and social welfare in the northeastern Tete province.

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  3. Bad beer kills scores at Mozambique funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Bad beer kills scores at Mozambique funeral Authorities in Mozambique say the number of people who died after drinking contaminated traditional beer has risen to 69. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1IGGUT5 At least 69 people have died over the weekend in Mozambique, after drinking home-brewed beer at a funeral, officials say. MAPUTO, Mozambique -- Authorities in Mozambique say the number of people who died after drinking contaminated traditional beer has risen to 69. Provincial health director, Paula Bernardo, told Radio Mozambique on Monday that 196 people have been admitted to hospitals in the northeastern Tete province.

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  4. Bootleg liquor kills 28 in India, contaminated beer kills 72 in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    Mozambique government officials gather samples from a drum that was allegedly used to make local beer that made people sick in Tete province, Mozambique. LUCKNOW, INDIA AND MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE-A bad batch of bootleg liquor has killed at least 28 people in India while contaminated beer claimed 72 lives in Mozambique in two separate cases, officials from both countries said Tuesday.

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  5. Beer poisoning in Moz 'a terrorist act'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    One of Mozambique's main opposition political parties has called the poisoning and ultimate deaths of at least 69 people by traditional beer a terrorist act and has demanded strong action from the government. Another 169 people were taken to hospital after drinking a traditional alcoholic brew known as phombe in the town of Chitima, capital of Cahora Bassa district, in the province of Tete.

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  6. Sixty-nine people die after drinking contaminated beer in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    When a crocodile is killed, the bile of the animal must be immediately removed and buried in front of witnesses to prove that it has not fallen into the wrong hands, to be used as poison, according to some African traditions. The deadly greenish-brown liquid, produced in the liver and stored in the gallbladder, is now believed to have been put into traditional beer that killed 69 people who drank it at a funeral on Saturday in Mozambique's northeast Tete province, health authorities said.

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  7. Toll in Mozambique poisoned brew tragedy reaches 67Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The number of people who have died after drinking a local alcoholic brew called "phombe" rose to 67 Monday morning in Tete province, western Mozambique, medical sources said. The number may increase as more than 100 people were still under medical care in hospital, Xinhua news agency reported citing sources.

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  8. 69 people die after drinking contaminated beer in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Philly.com

    When a crocodile is killed, the bile of the animal must be immediately removed and buried in front of witnesses to prove that it has not fallen into the wrong hands, to be used as poison, according to some African traditions. The deadly greenish-brown liquid, produced in the liver and stored in the gallbladder, is now believed to have been put into traditional beer that killed 69 people who drank it at a funeral on Saturday in Mozambique's northeast Tete province, health authorities said.

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  9. Bad beer kills at least 69 people in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    At least 69 people died over the weekend in Mozambique after drinking home-brewed beer, a local government official told state television. The mass poisoning occurred when people attending a funeral Friday in the village of Chitima in central Mozambique fell ill, with seven fatalities initially confirmed Saturday morning.

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  10. Nearly 70 die after drinking beer tainted with crocodile bileRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | New York Post

    Mozambique government officials gather samples from a drum that was used to brew traditional local beer that killed 69 people in Tete, Mozambique, Monday, Jan 12, 2015 The toxic brew - dubbed "Pombe" - has claimed the lives of 69 people and left another 196 suffering from the poison. "We are waiting for the results of the tests of the samples being done at Maputo Central Hospital so that we can identify the type of the product put into the drink," provincial health director Carle Mosse told NBC News .

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  11. Dozens die, hundreds hospitalized from tainted beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | UPI

    Some 70 people died and up to 200 others remain hospitalized after drinking home-brewed beer that may have been contaminated with crocodile bile, officials said. Mozambique authorities said someone might have slipped the bile into the traditional beer, called phombe, causing the illnesses and deaths following a funeral over the weekend.

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  12. Mozambique beer poisoning death toll rises to 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | ABC News

    "As we prepared to determine the cause of death of people, we began to receive a lot of people with diarrhoea and other muscle aches," local government official Paula Bernardo said. Ms Bernardo, who is the district director for Health, Women and Social Action, told the public broadcaster at least 169 people remained in hospital.

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  13. LOOK: Dog looks exactly like John TravoltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... and about the only thing in the weather world that is constant. Fog though has so much significance a... MAPUTO, Mozambique - Authorities in Mozambique say the number of people who died after drinking contaminated traditional beer has risen to 69. ...

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  14. 69 dead, 196 hospitalized in Mozambique after drinking tainted homemade beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Fox News

    But shortly after a funeral in the northeastern Tete province in central Mozambique Friday, victims of the apparent poisoning were rushed to hospitals complaining of similar symptoms. "As we prepared to determine the cause of death of people, we began to receive a lot of people with diarrhea and other muscle aches.

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  15. A Treacherous ParadiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Bookgasm

    After reading the inside flap of the dust jacket of Henning Mankell's A TREACHEROUS PARADISE , I was prepped for yet another tedious mainstream historical novel on race relations and the horrors of colonialism, and sure enough, that's what I got. Thankfully, because Mankell can write, and he is beautifully enabled here with a pristinely clear translation by Laurie Thompson, the book isn't one turgid clichA after another.

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  16. New Market Research Report: Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos, E.P. ...Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    ... gas to health facilities such as The Rural Hospital Vilanculos. Empresa Nacional is headquartered in Maputo, Mozambique. Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos, E.P. - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile provides you comprehensive data and trend ...

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  17. Why Africans must work to be masters of themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | New Vision

    ... organised meeting aimed at fomenting an AU-CSO Annual Consultation on the Africa-EU Joint Strategy in Maputo, Mozambique. As we over flew from Johannesburg to Maputo, I realised that South Africa was very big as observed from the sky. Agriculturally ...

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  18. Mozambique: Renamo Leader Threatens Violence if Polls ValidatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Maputo - Afonso Dhlakama, leader of Mozambique's former rebel movement Renamo, has threatened violence if the Constitutional Council, the country's highest body in matters of constitutional and electoral law, validates the results of the 15 October general elections, In an interview published in Monday's issue of the independent newsheet "Mediafax", Dhlakama declared "validating the results when everybody knows there was fraud is an offence to the public and to the political parties. It is to procure violence and disobedience".

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  19. Mozambique: Ruling Party Warns Ex- RebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Mozambique's ruling Frelimo Party has warned that it will not allow the former rebel movement Renamo, or any other political formation, to cause disturbances during the validation and proclamation of the results of the 15 October general elections. The results announced by the National Elections Commission on 30 October show a victory for the ruling Frelimo Party.

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  20. Mozambique: Deadline Extended for Hydrocarbon Licensing RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Mozambican government has extended the deadline for submitting bids for the fifth hydrocarbon licensing round, which was launched simultaneously in Maputo and London on 23 October. Initially, the deadline for submitting bids was 20 January, but a government statement this weekend extends the deadline to 30 April.

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