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  1. Mozambique: Child Dies in Dondo RiotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AllAfrica.com

    A two year old child died and five other people, including a policeman, were injured on Monday in clashes outside the police command in the central Mozambican town of Dondo, about 30 kilometres west of Beira. According to a report in Tuesday's issue of the independent daily "O Pais", the crowd that gathered outside the police command was demanding that the police hand over three men accused of murdering Dondo taxi-drivers.

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  2. Mozambique Industrial Construction: Market Update - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | PR-inside.com

    This report is the result of Timetric's extensive market research covering the industrial construction market in Mozambique. It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players and happening projects in Mozambique.

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  3. Mozambique will be stripped of its forests 'in just a few years'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Mail & Guardian

    Nito Silva wipes the wood shavings from his sweaty face while his chainsaw still growls. "I log about 40 trees per day," he says, leaning on a tree he has just cut.

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  4. Mozambique: Timber of Doubtful Origin Seized in BeiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | AllAfrica.com

    Customs officials have seized over 350 cubic metres of timber at the central Mozambican port of Beira, in order to check on its origin. The timber was about to be exported to the Asian market.

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  5. Mozambique: Breakdown Blacks Out Southern MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | AllAfrica.com

    According to a statement issued by the electricity company EDM, Maputo city, and Maputo, Gaza and Inhambane provinces were all deprived of electricity. EDM claimed that the power was restored by 23.00 - but in fact, in much of Maputo and Matola cities, the lights did not come back on until 00.30.

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  6. Mozambique: Central Bank Holds Reference Interest Rates SteadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | AllAfrica.com

    The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Mozambique has announced that the bank's key interest rates will remain unchanged for at least another month. A statement from the committee, issued after its monthly meeting on Wednesday, said that the Standing Lending Facility will remain at 7.5 per cent.

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  7. Editor's PickRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | CSRwire.com

    Anyone who has ever visited Denmark will know that bicycles are one thing the country is certainly not lacking. The sprawling Novo Nordisk sites across Denmark are no exception, where Novo Nordisk-branded bikes help employees get around between buildings throughout the day.

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  8. Mozambicans protest killing of prominent lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Newsday

    Thousands of protesters marched in the Mozambican cities of Maputo and Beira on Saturday, demanding answers over the killing of a prominent lawyer. The marches were a call for justice, said Joao Mouzinho, a member of the Defiance Agenda civic group and a student of slain constitutional lawyer Gilles Cistac.

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  9. Mozambique: Inflation This Year Now Over Three Per CentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | AllAfrica.com

    The National Statistics Institute announced on Friday that the rate of inflation in Mozambique in February, as measured by the consumer price indices for the three largest cities , was 1.56 per cent. This is a slight reduction on the January rate of 1.84 per cent.

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  10. Moz hunts for killers of top laywerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Iol.co.za

    Mozambican Interior Minister Jaime Monteiro announced on Thursday that police have asked their counterparts in the region for help in tracking down the killers of one of the country's top constitutional lawyers, Gilles Cistac, who was assassinated in front of a cafe in central Maputo on Tuesday. He told a media conference that all branches of the police force, including the frontier guard and the coast guards, were involved in the hunt for the assassins.

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  11. Mozambique: Opposition Leader Threatens DemonstrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Mozambique's former rebel movement Renamo is once again threatening violence to grab control of the provinces which it claims to have won in last October's general election. In a long interview published in the latest interview of the anti-government weekly "Canal de Mocambique", Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama demanded that the ruling Frelimo Party accept his proposal for "autonomous provinces", otherwise the country would be wracked by demonstrations and "they will not govern".

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  12. Angola: Zambian President Praises Efforts of Angola in Great Lakes RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The commitment of Angola in achieving an everlasting peace in the Great Lakes Region and the Democratic Republic of Congo, in particular, was praised this Friday by Zambian President, Edgar Lungu, during a session at the National Assembly in his honor. According to the Head of State of Zambian State, who is in Angola for a 48-hour working visit, at the regional level, Zambia recognizes the work of Angola in SADC and Great Lakes region.

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  13. Angola: Zambian President Praises Efforts of Angola in Great Lakes RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The commitment of Angola in achieving an everlasting peace in the Great Lakes Region and the Democratic Republic of Congo, in particular, was praised this Friday by Zambian President, Edgar Lungu, during a session at the National Assembly in his honor. According to the Head of State of Zambian State, who is in Angola for a 48-hour working visit, at the regional level, Zambia recognizes the work of Angola in SADC and Great Lakes region.

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  14. Mozambique: Government Guaranteeing Conditions for Mining CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita said on Wednesday that the government is establishing all the necessary conditions to guarantee that mining companies are able to move the coal they extract from the Moatize coal basin, in the western province of Tete, to the sea. The companies have long expressed concern at logistical inadequacies.

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  15. Mozambique: Central Bank's Main Aim Is Preserving Value of the CurrencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The main objective of the Bank of Mozambique "is to preserve the value of our currency, the metical, expressed in low and stable inflation", declared the governor of the Bank, Ernesto Gove on Wednesday. Speaking in the southern city of Matola, at the opening of a meeting of the Consultative Council of the Bank, Gove said that during the 2014 financial year "monetary policy remained oriented towards consolidating macro-economic stability and the stability of the national financial system, in line with the objectives defined by the government".

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  16. Light For The World Hits Goal: 50,0000 Cataract SurgeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Working with partners and donors, the NGO has been able to save and restore eyesight, give children with disabilities access to education, and begin construction of a new clinic in Mozambique that will give two million people access to eye care. Gabriela Sonnleitner is director of communications for Light for the World.

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  17. Out of Africa: the story of Eusebio's roots in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | World Soccer

    As the African Nations Cup gets underway, we look back at the life and times of the continent's greatest player. As one year ends and another begins, the football world looks back on the marvels of Atletico Madrid's La Liga triumph and Germany's 7-1 rout of Brazil.

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  18. Mozambique: New Govt AppointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Two days after his inauguration, Mozambique's new President, Filipe Nyusi, has appointed Carlos Agostinho do Rosario as his Prime Minister. Rosario has been Mozambican ambassador to India for many years, and was also accredited to Indonesia, Thailand and several other Asian countries.

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  19. Renamo boycotts Assembly openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    The left side of the Mozambique Assembly was empty on Monday, because not a single MP for the opposition Renamo showed up at the inaugural siting of the newly elected Assembly. Afonso Dhlakama, the leader of former rebel movement Renamo that became an opposition party, ordered the boycott of the ceremony, saying they were still disputing the elections held in October last year.

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  20. Mozambique floods kill 15, cut off roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    The annual floods in Mozambique have already killed at least 15 people in the central province of Zambezia this year and have cut the main north-south artery, according to local government officials. The usually placid Licungo River has become a raging torrent, in the worst floods this river basin has known since 1971.

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