Mozambique Newswire (Page 10)

Mozambique Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mozambique. (Page 10)

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  1. Armed men attack three police stations in northern MozambiqueRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    A group of about 30 men attacked three police stations in the coastal district of Mocimboa da Praia, Cabo Delgado province of northern Mozambique, in an armed raid on Thursday. The three police stations included the district police command, a police post and a natural resources and environment police patrol station, Inacio Dina, the spokesperson of the General Command of the Mozambican police said in a press conference in Maputo on Thursday.

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  2. .com | Rights group condemns killing of anti-graft mayor in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | News24

    The mayor of Mozambique's third city was shot dead outside his house by unknown gunmen, officials said Thursday, in an apparent targeted assassination. Mahamudo Amurane, mayor of Nampula, was killed on Wednesday evening, sparking angry demonstrations in the northwestern city, where he was widely seen as an anti-corruption crusader.

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  3. Mozambique: Killing of anti-corruption mayor must be investigatedRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    In response to the apparent assassination of the mayor of Nampula City, Mahamudo Amurane, by an unidentified gunman late on 4 October in Nampula, Mozambique, Amnesty International's Regional Director for Southern Africa Deprose Muchena said: "Since coming into office in 2013, the Nampula City mayor had bravely tackled corruption head on. It is no secret that this made him a target of attacks, even within his own Mozambique Democratic Movement party.

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  4. Critical Mozambique Mayor Shot Dead in Opposition StrongholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Bloomberg

    The mayor of Mozambique's third-largest city, who was planning to run in next year's election as an independent candidate, was shot dead in the northeastern opposition stronghold of Nampula. Mahamudo Amurane was killed Wednesday night, police spokesman Inacio Dina said in comments aired on STV, a broadcaster based in the capital, Maputo.

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  5. Mozambican mayor fatally shot on peace deal anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The mayor of one of Mozambique's biggest cities was fatally shot after giving a speech about peace efforts on the 25th anniversary of the signing of an accord that ended the country's civil war. The Portuguese news agency Lusa says 44-year-old Mahamudo Amurane, the mayor of Nampula in northeast Mozambique, was killed by a gunman who shot him three times at close range on Wednesday.

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  6. AIM Reports issue no. 553Read the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | Mozambique News Agency

    ... Heroes where several of those who laid down their lives for the country are buried, including the founder of the Mozambique Liberation Front (Frelimo), Eduardo Mondlane, and the country's first President, Samora Machel. He told the crowd that ...

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  7. .com | Mozambique mayor shot dead on Day of Peace - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | News24

    "Poisoning" claims have lead to an unprecedented rift among President Robert Mugabe's two deputies, while a video has emerged of Zimbabwean parks rangers in the main kicking and beating young wild elephants reportedly destined for China. Maputo The mayor of Nampula city in northern Mozambique has reportedly been killed outside his home, as the southern African country marks the 25th anniversary of the signing of the 1992 peace accord.

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  8. Mozambique: Authorities Launch Crackdown On Sex WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Industry regulators have closed down seven hotels in southern Mozambique as the country cracks down on prostitution. The Inspection of Economic Activities shut the facilities in Inhambane Province following indications they were abusing their licences by making bookings for hookers.

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  9. Sport24.co.za | Al Ahly tackle another Tunisian giant in semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | News24

    ... four years earlier. USM disappointed last weekend, only drawing 0-0 at home to lightweights Ferroviario Beira of Mozambique and squeezing through on away goals. Much more will be expected of leading scorer Oussama Darfalou against Wydad, who won the ...

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  10. African Champions League: North African battle in semi-finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Newsday

    ... years earlier. The Algerian side disappointed last weekend, only drawing 0-0 at home to Ferroviario da Beira of Mozambique and squeezing through on away goals. Much more will be expected of leading scorer Oussama Darfalou against Wydad, who won the ...

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  11. Mozambican Government denies UN allegation on DPRK arms purchaseRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    The Mozambican government denied on Wednesday the UN accusation of it for purchasing military weapons and equipment from a trading company in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea . More than two weeks ago the UN Security Council experts said in a report that a investment company under the Ministry of Defense of Mozambique paid six million U.S. dollars for DPRK arms, violating UN arms sanctions.

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  12. Anti-personnel mines explosion kills seven in central MozambiqueRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Seven people were killed and two more injured by anti-personnel mines blast on Tuesday in Zambezia, central province of Mozambique, while they were hunting small animals for meal. The spokesperson for the General Command of the Police of the Republic of Mozambique, Inacio Dina, told the press Wednesday that the dead were all from the same family, aged between 11 and 25 years old.

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  13. Gemfields Unveils Ruby, by Joanna Hardy a Comprehensive, Lavishly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... the harsh terrain of the silk trading routes of China, to the most exciting recent ruby deposit discovered, in Mozambique. Joanna examines the extraordinary, ancient cutting and polishing techniques, before leading readers to historical courts and ...

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  14. Find new options for broadband investment, ITU tells African ICT policymakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... with the way their ICT policies are structured. At the opening of CTO ICT Forum'17 held this week in Maputo, Mozambique, Nigeria's Shola Taylor, who is the secretary-general of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation, said the risk of many ...

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  15. Mozambique: Nyusi Urges Reflection On Causes of Carnage On the RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday urged all citizens to reflect on the causes of the alarmingly high number of traffic accidents on Mozambican roads, which are taking a serious toll on lives and property. He was speaking to reporters in Maputo immediately after laying a wreath at the Monument to the Mozambican Heroes, in a ceremony marking the 53rd anniversary of the launch of the armed struggle for Mozambique's independence from Portuguese colonial rule on 25 September 1964.

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  16. Why Maputo is becoming an attraction for South African travellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    ... is tide-dependent. Peri-peri chicken, monster prawns, delicious coffee and loads more - there is no denying that Mozambique's culinary offering is world-class. At Maputo's famous open-air fish markets, you will find the freshest muscles, prawns, ...

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  17. 20 spots the experts say not to missRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | CNN

    ... caves and stalactites into a blue lagoon with limestone walls, he says. "I didn't know much of anything about Mozambique before I went," says Kristin Addis, CEO, Be My Travel Muse . "When I traveled there I was blown away by the gorgeous white sand ...

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  18. Nora En Pure's Funk-Driven Cut 'Fever' Out Now on Enormous TunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... PA Sep 23 - Imagine Festival - Hampton, GA Sep 24 - Beta Nightclub - Denver, CO Sep 29 - White Room - Maputo, Mozambique Sep 30 - Pure & Crafted Festival - Muldersdrift, South Africa Oct 01 - Shimmy Beach Club - Cape Town, South Africa Oct 13 - Mad ...

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  19. At General Assembly, Mozambique calls for reformed UN, greater aid from wealthy StatesRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | United Nations

    Antonio Gumende, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Mozambique to the United Nations, addresses the general debate of the General Assembly's seventy-second session. UN Photo/Cia Pak 25 September 2017 – Only a reformed United Nations and a greater commitment from wealthier countries to help the developing world can confront "the overwhelming challenges of our times," Mozambique told the General Assembly on the last day of its 72nd annual general debate today.

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  20. Mozambique: getting to know youRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    CLGF Secretary-General Dr Greg Munro received a warm welcome during a productive visit to Mozambique in August. Meeting with the Hon Carmelita Namashula, Minister for Territorial Administration ; and Cllr David Simango, Mayor of Maputo City Council; the visit has resulted in a commitment to better cooperation.

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