Southern Africa

Mozambique: New Army Leadership Urged to Re-Establish Peace

[AIM] Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has urged the new leadership of the Mozambican Armed Forces (FADM) to re-establish peace in the northern districts of Cabo Delgado province, as well as to swiftly restore order in Manica and Sofala provinces in the country’s central region.Read More

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Mozambique: Police Seizure of Drinks Was ‘Illegal’

[AIM] Maputo — The Mozambican police who seized alcoholic drinks over the weekend, on the pretext of implementing the measures to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 respiratory disease were acting illegally, according to Rita Freitas, the General Inspector of the government’s National Inspectorate of Economic Activities (INAE).Read More

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Mozambique: Nyusi and Total CEO Discuss Security Questions

[AIM] Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday granted an audience in Maputo to the chairperson and Chief Executive Office of the French oil and gas company, Total, Patrick Pouyanne, and the two men agreed on strengthening security at the Total camp on the Afungi peninsula, in the northern …

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Mozambique: Portuguese Foreign Minister to Discuss Terrorism

[AIM] Lisbon — The Portuguese Foreign Ministry has announced that the Minister of State and Foreign Affairs, Augusto Santos Silva, will head a mission from the European Union to Mozambique between Tuesday and Thursday, following the Mozambican government’s request for cooperation faced with terrorism in the northern province of Cabo …

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Mozambique: Cyclone Eloise Likely to Hit Inhambane Coast

[AIM] Maputo — Tropical cyclone Eloise is now on a course that will take it towards the coast of the southern Mozambican province of Inhambane, according to the forecast of the Joint Typhoon Warning Centre (JTWC), operated by the United States Navy.Read More

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