Maputo, Mozambique Newswire (Page 3)

Maputo, Mozambique Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Maputo, Mozambique. (Page 3)

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  1. Mozambique: Clean-Up of Polluted Rivers in ManicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The authorities in the central Mozambican province of Manica claim that they have cleaned up four of the six rivers that had been polluted by illegal gold miners. Cited in Thursday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias", Estevao Rupela, spokesperson for the Manica provincial government, said the clean-up was undertaken by the environmental police unit in coordination with the provincial directorate of mineral resources.

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  2. 'Missing' fisherman safe and soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Police spokesperson Colonel Priscilla Naidu said that 59-year old Cornelius Johannes Van Der Westhuizen made contact with his wife Renee on Wednesday evening, the same day the police had issued an alert on his missing status. Naidu said it was alleged that Van Der Westhuizen left Port Elizabeth about a year ago to work on the fishing boats at Emapum Fishery at the Maputo Harbour in Mozambique.

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  3. Mozambique: Opposition Leader Boasts That Party 'Will Govern' in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Afonso Dhlakama, leader of Mozambique's former rebel movement Renamo, has once again boasted that Renamo will govern six northern and central provinces as from March, but has refused to explain exactly how this will be achieved. In an interview published in Wednesday's issue of the anti-government weekly "Canal de Mocambique", Dhlakama ruled out any talks with President Filipe Nyusi, despite Nyusi's repeated invitations to a face-to-face meeting in Maputo.

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  4. Expo Mozambique on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Bizcommunity

    Expo Mozambique is our youngest branch, but is growing from strength to strength and gaining momentum rapidly in their market. The Mozambican branch of Expo is very unique in a few ways from our other branches.

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  5. Suspect Wanted For Kidnappings Repatriated To Mozambique From ItalyRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    A suspect, Danish Abdul Satar, wanted in connection with a wave of kidnappings which hit Mozambican cities from late 2011, has been extradited to Maputo and is currently under police custody here. This was confirmed here Tuesday by the Spokesperson for the General Command of the Mozambican police, Inacio Dina, who added that Satar was detained by Interpol in Rome in November.

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  6. Mozambique: Miners Return to South Africa Despite Passport ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Mozambican Labour Ministry has guaranteed that no migrant mineworkers will lose their jobs on the South African mines because of problems with their passports. A problem with the passports came to light when some miners, returning to South Africa after spending the Christmas holiday with their families in Mozambique, found that the machines used by the South African immigration authorities could not read their biometric passports.

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  7. Mozambique: Suspected Kidnapping Kingpin ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Mozambican police have confirmed the deportation to Maputo of Danish Satar, one of the men believed to have masterminded the wave of kidnappings that hit Mozambican cities as from late 2011. The arrest of Satar was thanks to collaboration with Interpol, which picked him up in Rome in November. 2 comments

  8. Mozambique: Regular Tranport of Coal to Nacala-a-Velha This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Trains laden with coal will soon be travelling regularly between Moatize, in the western Mozambican province of Tete, and the northern port of Nacala-a-Velha, the Tete Provincial Director of Transport and Communications, Romeu Sandoca, has assured AIM. Sandoca said that everything is ready for the line to move the Tete coal to the new coal terminal built at Nacala-a-Velha.

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  9. Mozambican Household Survey Shows Improved Living StandardsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2015 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Perhaps the most startling figure is the declining percentage of disposable income spent on food, according to the results of the survey released here Wednesday. In the 2002-2003 survey, households reported that 48 per cent of their expenditure went on food and non-alcoholic drinks.

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  10. Mozambique: Household Survey Shows Improved Living StandardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The data from the 2014-15 Household Survey, undertaken by Mozambique's National Statistics Institute , and released in Maputo on Wednesday, show an across the board improvement in living standards since the previous survey, held in 2008-09. Perhaps the most startling figure is the declining percentage of disposable income spent on food.

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  11. Mozambique: Number of Arrests for Fuel Theft At Port Rises to 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The number of people arrested in connection with the attempted theft of fuel from the port of Matola, which caused a major fire on 13 December, has now risen to 18, according to a report in Wednesday's issue of the independent newssheet "Mediafax". Initially ten people were detained, but on Tuesday the police announced a further eight arrests, including a mechanic, and two supervisors and a guard employed by the private security company hired to protect the port.

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  12. Mozambique: Light Sentences for Bank FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Maputo City Court on Tuesday sentenced the seven accused in a major bank fraud to between six months and four years imprisonment, according to the report on the trial in Wednesday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias". The fraud involved the theft of almost 25 million meticais from the Maputo branch of the United Bank for Africa . 3 comments

  13. Mozambique: Renamo Wants President Zuma to MediateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    At a Maputo press conference on Monday, Renamo spokesperson Antonio Muchanga claimed that his party has sent the government an invitation for the rapid resumption of dialogue, but with new mediators - namely South African President Jacob Zuma, and unspecified figures linked to the Roman Catholic Church. He blamed the existing Mozambican mediators for the failure of the dialogue, which began in April 2013, to produce results.

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  14. Mozambique's economy drifts on to the rocks after currency slidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | The China Post

    "There'll be no festive season," grumbles a greengrocer in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, where the economy has taken a nosedive and the local currency has hit a historic low against the American dollar. Lourdes Mutembene hopes to sell a kilogram of tomatoes for 60 meticals , compared with 35 meticals a few months back, but her stall has become too costly for most customers.

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  15. Kidnap gang hits DurbanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    A brazen gang that kidnapped and held for ransom several millionaires in Maputo, Mozambique, are now believed to be operating in South Africa. Last week they were apparently behind the kidnapping of Mehboob Valimamade, 54, from outside his home in Sherwood as he returned from mosque.

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  16. Mozambique's economy drifts on to the rocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | West Australian

    "There'll be no festive season," grumbles a greengrocer in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, where the economy has taken a nosedive and the local currency has hit a historic low against the dollar. Lourdes Mutembene hopes to sell a kilogramme of tomatoes for 60 meticals , compared with 35 meticals a few months back, but her stall has become too costly for most customers. 5 comments

  17. LAM B737 at Nampula on Dec 19th 2015, overran runway on landingRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2015 | AVHerald

    Last Update: Saturday, Dec 19th 2015 21:46Z 17800 Articles available Events from Jun 19th 1999 to Dec 19th 2015 Version 1.02 fixes issues with iOS9 and permits full offline reading, tracking of already read articles, introduces colour coding and fixes the app crashes encountered by a number of users. A LAM Linhas Aereas de Mocambique Boeing 737-700, registration C9-BAQ performing flight TM-156 from Maputo to Nampula , overran the end of the runway 05 while landing at Nampula at about 19:00L and came to a stop with all gear past the runway end.

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  18. Double Record set by Antwerp PortRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Marine News

    The port of Antwerp is on course to handle more than 200 million tonnes of freight this year for the first time ever. And in container transhipment too a new record has been set, with more than 9 million TEU being handled.

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  19. Mozambique Grain Terminal Fire Death Toll Crosses 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Marine News

    On 13 December 2015, there was a fire and explosion at the STEMA grain terminal in Matola, part of the Maputo port complex in Mozambique. Police authorities in Mozambique have said the death toll from the fire has risen to 15. As a result of the fire, the grain unloading and transport system at the terminal was severely damaged.

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  20. .com | Mozambique opposition leader plans new offensive in northRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | News24

    The leader of Mozambique's Renamo opposition party, Afonso Dhlakama, broke a weeks-long silence on Wednesday to claim he plans to take over the country's north in March or April. Speaking by telephone in a videoconference in Maputo, the longtime leader who has not appeared in public since October 9 said he was alive and well, slamming "the propaganda orchestrated by those who have always wanted [him] dead."

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