MozambiquePolitics

South Africa strengthens border security with Mozambique

South Africa will deploy a special force to the border with Mozambique to stop the “huge problem” of illegal immigration from the Portuguese-speaking country, announced today the South African Interior Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi. “It is not only because of covid-19…
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Mozambique: Vale to sell its coal mining operations in country

Vale, one of the main mining companies operating in Mozambique, will sell its coal operations in the country, the company announced on Thursday. Vale has signed a principle of understanding with partner Mitsui, “allowing both parties to structure Mitsui’s exit…
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Pandemic increases Africa's debt to 70% of GDP

Covid-19 is expected to increase Africa’s debt to about 70% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), concludes a report presented Tuesday that considers the pandemic to be “an unprecedented threat” to financing the continent. “Covid-19 poses an…
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US senator calls for immediate US aid to Mozambique

US Senator Bob Menendez argues that the United States should provide immediate assistance to Mozambique against the terrorist insurgency, focused on respect for human rights, improving civil-military relations and the effectiveness of social services Bob Menendez, Senator…
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'Challenges facing Mozambique are also Portugal's'

Defence Minister João Gomes Cravinho said on Wednesday in Maputo that the challenges facing Mozambique are also Portugal’s, highlighting the proximity of the two countries and friendly relations. For Gomes Cravinho, who is visiting Maputo at the request of hie…