Category Archives: Legal Judicial

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: Dozens of Terrorists Killed in Pundanhar

Maputo — The Mozambican defence and security forces killed 33 islamist terrorists last Tuesday in the Pundanhar administrative post, in Palma district, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado, according to a report in Friday’s issue of the independent…

Mozambique: Over 500 Kilos of Drugs Destroyed in Nampula

Maputo — Mozambique’s National Criminal Investigation Service (SERNIC) on Wednesday destroyed over 500 kilos of a wide range of illicit drugs seized in several parts of the northern province of Nampula.The drugs were incinerated at the Natikiri adminis…

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…

Mozambique: Displaced People Drown Off Cabo Delgado Coast

Maputo — Dozens of people fleeing from terrorist attacks in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado died last Thursday, when the fishing boat ferrying them to the city of Pemba, the provincial capital, sank off the region of Pangane, in Macomi…

Mozambique: Mozambican State Fails to Protect Journalists, Misa Accuses

Maputo — The Mozambican state is failing to protect journalists, and takes no measures against those who threaten and assault the media, accused the Mozambican chapter of the regional press freedom body, MISA (Media Institute of Southern Africa).In a s…