Maputo, Mozambique Newswire (Page 9)

Maputo, Mozambique Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Maputo, Mozambique. (Page 9)

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  1. Mozambique dump collapse: 17 dead, homes destroyedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    At least 17 people have been killed in Mozambique after a rubbish dump collapsed on nearby houses amid fears others may be buried under the mountain of rubbish. Heavy rainfall triggered the collapse at the Hulene dump in the capital Maputo at around 3am local time on Monday, burying five homes.


  2. Several killed in Mozambique capital as pile of garbage collapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | The Age

    At least 17 people have died and several others have been injured in Mozambique's capital when a 15-metre pile of garbage collapsed due to heavy rain and buried seven houses. The collapse happened at about 3am Monday in the impoverished Hulene neighbourhood, which is around 10 kms from the centre of Maputo.


  3. At Least 17 Killed in Mozambique Capital as Pile of Garbage CollapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Voice of America

    At least 17 people died and several others were injured in Mozambique's capital early on Monday when a 15-metre pile of garbage collapsed due to heavy rain and buried seven houses, officials said. The collapse happened at around 3 a.m. in the impoverished Hulene neighborhood, which is around 10 km from the center of Maputo.


  4. Mozambique rubbish mound collapse 'kills 17' as homes are crushedRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2018 | BBC News

    At least 17 people have been killed in Mozambique's capital, Maputo, after a huge mound of rubbish collapsed on their homes, officials say. Many more residents were injured when the pile of waste, some 15m high, gave way in heavy rains at 03:00 local time on Monday.


  5. 17 people dead in Mozambique after garbage pile collapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... of the city. Heavy rains triggered the partial collapse of a huge pile of waste at a garbage dump in Maputo, Mozambique, which killed 17 people Authorities fear more bodies are buried beneath the rubbish in the impoverished Hulene neighbourhood on ...


  6. Cholera - MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | World Health Organization

    On 27 October 2017, the Ministry of Health in Mozambique notified WHO of an outbreak of cholera. From 14 August 2017 through 11 February 2018, 1799 cases and one death of cholera were reported from the two provinces; Nampula and Cabo Delgado .


  7. Rescuers search for survivors at the collapse site in MaputoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Evening Times

    As many as 17 people have died after heavy rains triggered the partial collapse of a huge mound of rubbish in Mozambique's capital. Authorities believe more bodies could be buried at the Hulene garbage dump on the outskirts of Maputo, and a search is under way.


  8. Mozambique:Afreximbank Hopes to Finance Agro-ProcessingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 |

    The director of the bank, Gift Samwaka, was speaking on Wednesday after a visit to the Maputo headquarters of the body that represents Mozambican employers, the Confederation of Business Associations . Cited in Thursday's issue of the independent daily "O Pais", Samwaka said "One of the areas we give most priority to is agro-processing, because that is where value can most easily be added in African economies, seeking to create a trade dynamic between African countries".


  9. .com | Mozambique plans constitution changes to bolster peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | News24

    Morgan Tsvangirai is reported to be "seriously ill" in a South African hospital after his "condition deteriorated rapidly", and a farmers' union in is said to be against SA farmers "moving into the country". Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi arrives to attend the celebrations for the 40th anniversary of Mozambican independence from Portugal at the Machava stadium in Maputo.


  10. Mozambique:Sub-Standard Universities Will Be Closed - GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 |

    The Mozambican government has repeated its warning that sub-standard institutions of higher education will be forced to close down if they do not improve their performance by October. The warning came on Monday from the Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Jorge Nhambiu.


  11. Mozambique:Electricity Companies of Mozambique Sells Electricity to LesothoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 |

    The electricity companies of Mozambique and Lesotho, EDM and LEC, signed an agreement in Maputo last Thursday, under which EDM is contracted to sell LEC between 10 and 30 megawatts of power between January and December. This sale is expected to earn EDM seven million US dollars, and will pave the way for a further agreement covering a longer period.


  12. Surprising way Kim is funding his weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | The Mercury

    DESPITE being hit with a raft of sanctions, North Korea is continuing to get what it wants, and certain nations are only too willing to help. North Korea violated United Nations sanctions to earn nearly $200 million in 2017 from banned commodity exports, according to a confidential report by independent U.N. monitors, which also accused Pyongyang of supplying weapons to Syria and Myanmar.


  13. NRZ eyes 4m tonnes freight in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Zimbabwe Situation

    NRZ public relations manager, Nyasha Maravanyika told NewsDay in an interview that in 2018, the parastatal is targeting to move four million tonnes of freight, buoyed by service level agreements it signed with major customers last year. "In 2017, we had a target of 3,5 million tonnes and I think we were just around 3,2 million tonnes there.


  14. North Korea is dodging sanctions with fish and front firms in MozambiqueRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2018 | WAAY

    But hidden from view, wedged between the other boats and ships docked there, are the rusty Susan 1 and Susan 2. These are not ordinary fishing vessels, but sanctions-busting trawlers manned by crews from North Korea. Pyongyang's interest in a couple of aging African trawlers may seem odd at first.


  15. North Korea caught dodging sanctions through fronts in MozambiqueRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2018 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    According to documents reviewed by CNN, this residential house in Maputo was the headquarters of front company Haegumgang. The company helped funnel millions of dollars in military contracts to Pyongyang, according to UN investigators.


  16. Coloured sand dunes at Mauritius. Pictures: Chris HutchinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THE first film I saw in cinemascope as a young boy, was called Shaka. It told of the rise of a boy warrior who became King of the legendary Zulu tribe.


  17. Corruption costs Mozambique at least 12 mln USD in 2017Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    The Mozambican government revealed here Thursday that the state has lost 610 million meticais due to corruption in 2017, which was 1.2 million U.S. dollars more than in 2016, and 155 people were detained for corruption offences. "The majority of the defendants are state officials and agents who, in the performance of their duties, received bribes or have misused state resources for their own benefit," Cristovao Mondlane, a spokesperson for the Central Office for Combating Corruption said at a press conference.


  18. In Mozambique, A (Very) Small Jewish Community ThrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Forward

    Mozambique is a great place to be Jewish, says Sam Levy, one of the lay leaders of the small Jewish community in Maputo, the Southern African country's capital city. "There's no anti-Semitism here.


  19. Zimbabwe:National Railways Fails to Move 200 000 Tonnes Chrome OreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 |

    Ferro-chrome producer, Zimasco, is stuck with over 200 000 tonnes of ore after the National Railways of Zimbabwe failed to fulfil its obligation to transport them due to a shortage of wagons. Zimasco marketing manager Mrs Clara Sadomba said the firm and NRZ signed an agreement in November last year in a deal where NRZ is supposed to ferry chrome ore locally and ferro-chrome ore for export to Maputo, Mozambique.


  20. Sewing the ties that bindRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Bangkok Post

    ... Jakkai Siributr and reflect their life stories. Photos courtesy of Jakkai Siributr The Thai embassy in Maputo, Mozambique, shares walls with the shantytown of Polana Canico. When artist Jakkai Siributr arrived at the embassy three weeks ago, the ...