Armando Guebuza

By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jan 8th, 2013
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By Tim Kelsall Mozambique’s Samora Machel built a strong consensual party with a succession tradition. Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni has not. 2012 was a tough year for African leaders: one resigned, one was sacked, two were overthrown in coups, two were defeated in elections, and three died in office. Eve...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 23rd, 2012
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BLANTYRE, Malawi — Malawi’s president, who died of a heart attack earlier this month, has been buried after a funeral service that drew African leaders and thousands of Malawian mourners. Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, Mwai Kibaki of Kenya and Armando Guebuza of Mozambique were among the heads of state a...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 15th, 2011
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The Mozambican police and immigration authorities have been asked to locate 15 Ethiopians who have disappeared from the Ethiopian delegation to the 10th All Africa Games. At a Maputo press conference on Wednesday, Penalva Cesar, the deputy director of the Games Organising Committee (COJA), confirmed ...
By benim
In Mozambique
May 8th, 2011
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Brazilian mining giant Vale opened a new $1.7 billion coal mine in Mozambique on Sunday, tapping the southern African country’s thermal and coking coal reserves of around 23 billion tonnes. “Vale celebrates today the beginning of mining activities at its coal mining projects in Moatize, i...
By benim
In Mozambique
Apr 14th, 2011
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Mozambique is building a $102 million (70 million euros) airport in the northern city Nacala in an effort to expand infrastructure to attract tourists and investment, an official said Thursday. Construction has already started on the Nacala International Airport, deputy transport minister Manuela Rib...
By benim
In News
Mar 16th, 2011
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Maputo – Zimbabwe’s prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai on Tuesday met with Mozambican President Armando Guebuza to discuss problems in his unity government with President Robert Mugabe. “There are a few problems developing in terms of cohesion,” Tsvangirai told reporters after t...
By benim
In News
Mar 15th, 2011
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Zimbabwe’s Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai on Tuesday met with Mozambican President Armando Guebuza to discuss problems in his unity government with President Robert Mugabe. “There are a few problems developing in terms of cohesion,” Tsvangirai told reporters after the brief meetin...
By benim
In Facts about Africa
Oct 22nd, 2010
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Since independence from Portugal in 1975, Mozambique has been battered by civil war, economic mismanagement and famine. A peace deal in 1992 ended 16 years of civil war, and the country has made much progress in economic development and political stability. Overview Portugal began to colonise the are...