Category Archives: Legal Judicial

Mozambique: 37 Terrorists Killed in Run-Up to Christmas

Maputo — The Mozambican defence and security forces killed 37 terrorists and seized 21 firearms from them in the northern province of Cabo Delgado during the week prior to Christmas, according to the general commander of the police force, Bernadino Raf…

Mozambique: Inspectors Clash With Fishermen Over Illegal Nets

Maputo — Fishermen using illegal fishing gear in the northern Mozambican province of Nampula on Monday attacked fisheries inspectors who tried to seize and destroy their nets, reports Tuesday’s issue of the independent daily “O Pais”.The incident happe…

Mozambique: Former Junta Spokesperson Calls for End to Attacks

Maputo — The former spokesperson for the dissident Renamo Military Junta, Joao Machava, has turned against Junta leader Mariano Nhongo, accusing him of distorting the reasons behind the creation of the Junta, through his continued military attacks in t…

Mozambique: 16 Terrorists Killed in Nangade

Maputo — The Mozambican defence and security forces have killed 16 of a gang of about 20 terrorists who attacked the district of Nangade, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado, earlier this month, according to a report in Monday’s issue of the indep…

Mozambique: Cabo Delgado Atrocities Draw Little International Attention

Geneva — Alarm bells are ringing in the United Nations Human Rights office and the Refugee Agency at the mass deaths, destruction, and displacement in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province, where reports of mass beheadings and other atrocities have surfac…

Mozambique: Forestry Company to Abandon Rights to 54,000 Hectares

Maputo — The Norwegian owned forestry company Green Resources has renounced the occupation of 54,000 hectares of land, in four districts in the northern Mozambican province of Niassa, in order to avoid conflicts over land, according to a report on Radi…