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By IndepthAfrica
In Mozambique
Mar 9th, 2013
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AP Mourners in Mozambique have held a funeral for a taxi driver who died in a South African police cell after he was dragged from a police vehicle in a shocking incident that was filmed by onlookers. A coffin bearing Mido Macia was lowered into the ground on Saturday before a crowd that included his ...
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Aug 20th, 2012
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President Jacob Zuma and Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa must resign following the death of mineworkers at Lonmin’s Marikana operations, in the North West, expelled ANC Youth League President Julius Malema said on Saturday. “President Zuma decided over the massacre of our people, he must s...
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Aug 20th, 2012
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ZAMBIA has been chosen to partner with three other countries in the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) to resolve civil unrest in neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete said this when he moved a vote of thanks after the closure of the 32nd ordinar...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 17th, 2012
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MAPUTO — South African President Jacob Zuma will cut short his visit to Mozambique for a regional summit Friday so he can visit the area where up to 36 striking miners were killed in a clash with police. “Zuma is to cut short his attendance of the… summit in Maputo, Mozambique in order to...
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Aug 17th, 2012
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By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 7th, 2012
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Maputo – Mozambican state media report about 300 armed men have gathered in a northern town, saying they are awaiting orders from the country’s main opposition leader to launch anti-government protests. Renamo party leader Afonso Dhlakama has been threatening to peacefully oust the Frelim...
By IndepthAfrica
In Mozambique
Feb 22nd, 2012
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Maputo – Mozambique’s airport company will spend $500m over three years to modernise its key facilities to encourage more foreign carriers to open routes to the country, its CEO said on Wednesday. “Our aim is to attract more regional and international companies to fly to Mozambique ...
By IndepthAfrica
In African Union (AU)
Feb 20th, 2012
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, February 20, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On 17 February 2012, in Victoria, Seychelles, and as part of the implementation of the African Union Border Programme (AUBP), the Governments of the Comoros, the Seychelles and Tanzania signed Agreements on the delimit...
By IndepthAfrica
In Mozambique
Feb 7th, 2012
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Maputo – Ten Mozambican business people have been abducted since October by what police believe is a specialised kidnapping syndicate, a police spokesperson said on Tuesday after a suspect was arrested. The arrest of the 25-year-old man for the January 28 kidnapping of a woman in the capital, M...
By IndepthAfrica
In Mozambique
Feb 2nd, 2012
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Maputo – Mozambique has signed a 20-year contract with internet cable operator SEACOM to provide broadband access to government institutions and schools, science ministry official Rufino Gujamo said on Thursday. The $2.8m deal will improve communication among government agencies, as part of gov...