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Mozambique: Visits to Mozambican Prisons Suspended

Maputo — Mozambique’s National Prison Service (SERNAP) has suspended all visits to inmates in the country’s jails as a social distancing measure, intended to block the spread of the new coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease.

According to the …

Mozambique: COVID-19 Forcing Changes to Plan and Budget

Maputo — The Mozambican government has admitted that the Covid-19 pandemic and its impact on the world economy are forcing amendments to the plan and budget for 2020.

The Council of Ministers (Cabinet) met in Maputo on Tuesday to consider …

Mozambique: COVID-19 Forcing Changes to Plan and Budget

Maputo — The Mozambican government has admitted that the Covid-19 pandemic and its impact on the world economy are forcing amendments to the plan and budget for 2020.

The Council of Ministers (Cabinet) met in Maputo on Tuesday to consider …

Mozambique: Suspected Pylon Saboteurs Arrested

Maputo — The damage caused by saboteurs who knocked down ten pylons on the electricity transmission line from Ressano Garcia, on the South African border, to Infulene on the outskirts of Maputo, is put at over 20 million meticais (about …

Mozambique: Tongaat Hulett Promises Investment in Mozambican Sugar

Maputo — The South African company Tongaat Hulett, the majority shareholder in the Xinavane and Mafambisse sugar mills, in the Mozambican provinces of Maputo and Sofala respectively, has promised to invest about 500 million rands (about 29.5 million US dollars) …

Mozambique: First Ex-Ematum Interest Payment Under New Deal

Maputo — According to a report in Wednesday’s issue of the independent newssheet “Mediadax”, the Mozambican government has paid the first instalment (“coupon”) of the interest supposedly owed to the holders of what were originally the bonds issued by the …