Daily Archives: September 9, 2020

Earth may temporarily pass dangerous 1.5? warming limit by 2024, major new report says

The Paris climate agreement seeks to limit global warming to 1.5? this century. A new report by the World Meteorological Organisation warns this limit may be exceeded by 2024 – and the risk is growing.This first overshoot beyond 1.5? would be temporary…

UK delivers £500m of projects for Commonwealth citizens

From providing antibiotics to more than nine million people to prevent blinding trachoma, to building a Clean Ocean Alliance of 34 countries, more than 40 projects have been delivered during the United Kingdom’s leadership of the Commonwealth, a new re…

Mozambique: Covid-19 Death Toll Rises to 28

Maputo — The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday announced a further death from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the known death toll to 28.According to a press release from the Ministry of Health, the latest victim was a 61 year old Moz…

Mozambique: International Arrest Warrants Issued in Cedsif Case

Maputo — The Mozambican judicial authorities have issued international arrest warrants against three fugitives, named as Manuel Luis Machava, Benjamim Luis Mucavele and Carlos Manuel Pinto, who are accused of masterminding the theft of 155 million meti…

Mozambique: District Police Commander Detained On Corruption Charges

Maputo — Three police officers, including a district commander, are under arrest for crimes of corruption in the central Mozambican province of Manica.The police commander in Macossa district, Jorselio Matimbe, who has been a member of the police force…

Mozambique: Conspiracy Charges Dropped, But Five Suspects Sentenced For Alleged Ties To Renamo Military Junta

Maputo — The Dondo district court, in the central Mozambican province of Sofala, on Tuesday sentenced five members or former members of the main opposition party, Renamo to five years imprisonment, converted into fines, for attempting to join the self-…