Daily Archives: May 26, 2020

Mozambique: Pandemic Paralyses Construction of Graphite Factory

Maputo — Work on building a graphite factory in Nipepe district, in the northern Mozambican province of Niassa has ground to a halt because of the transport restrictions imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic. The contractor is the Chinese company DH Mining, which is investing 50 million US dollars in Nipepe. But, according to the Nipepe

Mozambique: Financing of LNG Project Restructured

  Maputo — The Mozambican government on Tuesday approved a decree altering the shareholding and financing structure of the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) project in Area One of the Rovuma Basin, off the coast of the northern province of Cabo Delgado. This revision allows the entry of the French oil and gas company Total into

Mozambique: First COVID-19 Death Recorded in Mozambique

Maputo — Mozambique on Monday recorded its first death from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, a 13 year old girl from the northern city of Nampula. Speaking in Maputo at the Health Ministry’s daily press conference on the Covid-19 crisis, the National Director of Public Health, Rosa Marlene, said the child had suffered from various pre-existing