Police kill nine 'insurgents' in Mozambique
Police in Mozambique said on Sunday that they killed nine "insurgents" in the country's far north after ten people were decapitated by suspected jihadists in the region last weekend.
Suspected Islamists behead 10 in Mozambique
Ten people, some of them children, were beheaded in a village in northern Mozambique, in a weekend attack blamed on suspected Islamists, local sources said on Tuesday.
Mozambique rebel leader Dhlakama dead
Mozambique's veteran rebel leader Afonso Dhlakama, who mixed guerrilla warfare with opposition politics, has died aged 65, party sources said Thursday. Several sources in Dhlakama's Renamo party told AFP that Dhlakama passed away after an unconfirmed heart attack, with local television stations also reporting the death. For 39 years, Dhlakama led Renamo, the rebel group…
23 killed as vehicle ploughs into Mozambique party
Mozambique police said on Monday that a pick-up truck ploughed into a crowd of party-goers at the weekend killing 23 people, many of whom were teenagers.
Mozambique bond creditors eye “good faith” debt talks, to meet government again
A group of Mozambique’s international creditors said on Wednesday it hoped to soon start constructive debt restructuring talks with the heavily indebted African country, with follow-up high level meetings scheduled in four weeks time. Mozambique had tabled the key outlines of a three-pronged proposal to restructure roughly $2 billion in debt during a meeting with…
Confronting superstition in postcolonial Africa
Recently, there have been reported incidents of harmful acts that are connected with traditional beliefs and practices across the region. For instance, some people attacked traders and fishermen for tying the rain. They alleged that the victims controlled rainfall in the area to benefit their businesses. The practice of rainmaking and unmaking is found in other African societies. Fortunately,…
Mozambique president presses peace deal with opposition
Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi has met the leader of opposition Renamo as part of efforts to broker peace between the group and his ruling Frelimo party.
Cassava is positively impacting Mozambican smallholder farmers
Judging by its brown bottle packaging, Mozambique’s Impala beer looks just like any other beer on the market. Not until you have smelt it, will you realise it has an unmistakably mysterious taste to it. Although it is brewed like a typical beer, Impala is made from cassava, a root vegetable that grows in tropical…
Fertiliser maker Yara may build $2BN Mozambique gas-fired plant
Norwegian fertiliser maker Yara International is considering building a $2 billion plant in Mozambique and may seek partners to share the cost, the chief executive said.
What To Do In Mozambique
Mozambique overflows with natural beauty. It is an ideal vacation destination if you are looking for a quite serene environment. Mozambique's delights range from paradise islands, to historical forts, natural beauty in National Parks, and cultural experiences in the bustling capital. Here's our list of the best things to do in Mozambique. 1. Parque Nacional…