Osinbajo seeks fair transition towards global net-zero emissions target
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo yesterday stated that Nigeria is on the path of ensuring continued access to affordable, reliable energy for its populace, and transitioning
Dozens killed in Mozambique Islamist attack: government
Dozens of people were killed in coordinated jihadist attacks in northern Mozambique's Palma town, the government said on Sunday, four days after the raid was launched and forced the evacuation of thousands of survivors to safety in the provincial capital Pemba.
180 rescued from Mozambique hotel after insurgent attack
About 180 people, including expatriate gas workers trapped for three days in a northern Mozambique hotel after an insurgent attack, were evacuated overnight but some died in an ambush after they left
'My son was beheaded in my presence'
Children as young as 11 are being slaughtered in the Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, an international aid agency, Save the Children, said on Tuesday. The oil-rich region has been bedevilled by violence since 2017, with armed gangs sacking villages and towns. Nearly 670,000 people have been displaced, the agency said. That figure is almost…
25 members of same family die after eating wild plants
Thirty-five people, 25 of whom were from the same family, died in the district of Muecate, province of Nampula in Mozambique, BBC reported Wednesday citing Mozambican authorities. Mozambique government-owned TV station TVM reported that 35 people died after reportedly eating meal prepared from wild plants and fruits. However, TVM reported that 20 of those 35…
Cyclone Eloise leaves hundreds homeless in Mozambique
A tropical cyclone that hit central Mozambique this weekend has displaced thousands of people and caused severe flooding in an area battered by two deadly cyclones in 2019, response teams and aid agencies said.
Mozambique jihadists push masses to Pemba
The population has soared in Pemba, a northern Mozambique port known for its wide bay, but rather than tourists coming for a swim, the newcomers have fled Islamic extremists.
Algeria condemns attack in Mozambique
Algeria on Thursday condemned the “terrorist” attack in Mozambique which claimed the lives of innocent people.
At least 20 massacred during Mozambique initiation ceremony
Suspected militants beheaded over a dozen men and teenagers participating in a male initiation ceremony in Mozambique, local sources said Wednesday, in the latest violent incident in the insurgency-hit northeast.