Gulf Times - Mozambique
Mozambique's Nyusi takes election lead, opposition cries foul

Mozambique's Nyusi takes election lead, opposition cries foul

Mozambique's incumbent President Filipe Nyusi has taken an early lead in results from this week's presidential election but the main opposition party has questioned the results ...

Mozambique votes in tense, high-stakes election

Mozambique votes in tense, high-stakes election

Mozambicans voted on Tuesday in an election widely expected to result in the ruling Frelimo party extending its decades-long rule over a country that is set to become one of the world's main gas exporters.

Qatar, Mozambique sign air transport agreement

Qatar, Mozambique sign air transport agreement

Qatar and Mozambique have signed the final agreement for comprehensive air transport which allows the national carrier to operate any number of flights between the two countries.

Mozambique sues French-Lebanese billionaire over debt scandal

Mozambique sues French-Lebanese billionaire over debt scandal

Mozambique has launched legal action against a French-Lebanese billionaire, Iskandar Safa, whose shipbuilding company is at the heart of a $2 billion debt scandal, officials said Friday.

Mozambique govt, opposition Renamo sign historic peace pact

Mozambique govt, opposition Renamo sign historic peace pact

Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi and Renamo opposition leader Ossufo Momade on Thursday signed a landmark agreement aimed at formally ending decades of hostilities, state TV said.

S.Africa halts extradition of Mozambican ex-minister

S.Africa halts extradition of Mozambican ex-minister

South Africa said Saturday that it had halted plans to extradite former Mozambican finance minister Manuel Chang to his home country in a tussle over where he could stand trial for alleged fraud.

United Nations gives Mozambique $13 million for Cyclone Kenneth damage

United Nations gives Mozambique $13 million for Cyclone Kenneth damage

The United Nations will grant Mozambique and the Comoros Islands $13 million in emergency funds to help provide food and water and repair damage to infrastructure, the organisation said late on Sunday ...

Heavy rains threaten floods in cyclone-hit Mozambique

Heavy rains threaten floods in cyclone-hit Mozambique

Heavy rains pounded northern Mozambique on Saturday, fuelling fears of flooding two days after a cyclone hit the coast, flattened buildings and knocked out communications.

Cyclone Kenneth to make landfall in Mozambique, Tanzania

Cyclone Kenneth to make landfall in Mozambique, Tanzania

A tropical cyclone is expected to make landfall in Mozambique late Thursday or early Friday, just a month after parts of the country were devastated by Cyclone Idai.

QFFD provides aid to Mozambique cyclone victims

QFFD provides aid to Mozambique cyclone victims

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) announced the provision of an urgent humanitarian assistance to 100,000 cyclone victims in Mozambique ...

S.Africa court says Mozambique ex-minister can be extradited to US

S.Africa court says Mozambique ex-minister can be extradited to US

A South African court ruled Monday that a Mozambican ex-finance minister, held since December on a US warrant over corruption allegations, can be extradited to the United States.

Cyclone-hit Mozambique launches mass cholera vaccination blitz

Cyclone-hit Mozambique launches mass cholera vaccination blitz

A vaccination campaign was launched in Mozambique's central city of Beira on Wednesday after a cyclone slammed into the region and unleashed an outbreak of cholera, authorities said.