Daily Archives: June 3, 2020

Mozambique: Sharp Increase in Coronavirus Cases in Nampula

Maputo — Health staff have diagnosed dozens of cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease in the northern Mozambican province of Nampula, so that Nampula is now the province with the second largest number of cases. Speaking on Tuesday, at the Health Ministry’s daily press conference on the Covid-19 situation, the National Director of Public Health,

Mozambique: Government Expands Cotton and Cashew Institutes

Maputo — The Mozambican government has expanded the remit of the Cotton Institute of Mozambique, transforming it into the Cotton and Oilseeds Institute of Mozambique (IAOM). Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, at the end of a meeting of the Council of Ministers (Cabinet), the Minister of Agriculture, Celso Correia, said the IAOM is intended to

Mozambique: Price Cuts Will Cost EDM 15 Million Dollars

Maputo — Mozambique’s publicly-owned electricity company, EDM, expects to lose about 15 million US dollars this year from the price cuts ordered by the government, as part of its response to the coronavirus pandemic. Two categories of electricity consumers will see their electricity bills fall. Those households who pay the “social tariff” will benefit from