Daily Archives: September 13, 2020

Mozambique: Nyusi Grants Audience to Total Chairperson

Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Saturday received a delegation from the French oil and gas company Total, led by the Chairperson of its Board, Patrick Pouyanne.According to a press release from Nyusi’s office, the President and Pouyanne d…

Mozambique: Mozambican Human Trafficker Slapped With 12-Year Jail Term

Mangochi — A 28-year-old Mozambican national, Jafali Pedro has been sentenced to a 12-year jail term in Mangochi for trafficking minors contrary to Section 15 (1) of the Trafficking in Persons Act.Mangochi Senior Resident Magistrate Court handed down t…

Mozambique: Four More Coronavirus Deaths Reported

Maputo — The Mozambican health authorities announced on Saturday that a further four people have died from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the death toll since the start of the pandemic to 35.According to a press release from the Ministry of…

Nearly 29 Million COVID Cases Worldwide

There are almost 29 million COVID-19 infections worldwide. The United States remains the country with the most infections, with more than 6.4 million cases. India has eclipsed Brazil to take over the second spot with 4.7 million cases. Infections …

Report: TikTok Deal Moves Forward with Oracle

ByteDance, the Chinese company behind the wildly popular video sharing app TikTok, has rejected Microsoft’s bid to buy the app and appears to be leaning toward a deal with investors led by Oracle. The Trump administration has given ByteDance until Sep…

A Fatherly Springsteen Advises Students During COVID

WASHINGTON – At the start an otherwise dreary academic year for many college freshmen because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Boston College — a Jesuit Catholic university — treated incoming freshmen to a pep talk from one of the biggest stars in American …