[East African] The African Union (AU) has called on the member states to prioritise agriculture to grow their economies.
[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo Regional Water Company (AdeM) has announced drastic restrictions in the water supply to the Greater Maputo Metropolitan Area (Maputo and Matola cities, and Boane district) as from Tuesday.
Killed for an idea GILLES CISTAC had just finished his breakfast at a popular café in central Maputo on March 3rdwhen unidentified assailants in a passing car shot him dead. An expert in constitutional law, Mr Cistac had recently said there was a legal basis to demands from the main opposition party for the devolution of political power
Boom, then bust-up? ACROSS Maputo, in between the crumbling, colonial-era buildings, luxury apartments and hotel complexes race to the sky.
[AIM]Maputo -Edson Macuacua, the spokesperson for Mozambican President Armando Guebuza, on Thursday confirmed to reporters that the long awaiting meeting between Guebuza and the leader of the former rebel movement Renamo, Afonso Dhlakama, will be held in Maputo on Friday.
[allAfrica]The Africa Progress Panel, an advocacy group which lobbies for equitable and sustainable development for Africa, was represented at the recent Africa Rising meeting in Mozambique by its executive director, Caroline Kende-Robb. AllAfrica’s Melissa Britz interviewed her in Maputo.
[AIM]Maputo -Gunmen of Mozambique’s former rebel movement Renamo attacked a convoy on Tuesday morning on the country’s main north-south highway, killing at least three people, reports the independent television station STV.
[AIM]Maputo -The General Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, on Thursday told an international conference in Maputo that “Africa’s achievements are remarkable, and the overall outlook for the continent is optimistic”.
[AIM]Maputo -Hundreds of people marched through the streets of central Maputo on Friday in protest against the latest increase in wages, pensions and other entitlements granted to the President of the Republic and to deputies of the country’s parliament, the Assembly of the Republic.
[AIM]Maputo -Health workers have gone without their wages for three months in Ancuabe district, in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, because their director decided that other expenses were more pressing, according to a report in Saturday’s issue of the Maputo daily “Noticias”.