Category Archives: Legal Judicial

FUEL SUBSIDIES LEAD TO HUGE DEBTS FOR MOZAMBICAN GOVT, SAYS OFFICIAL

MAPUTO– The generalised fuel subsidies introduced by the previous Mozambican government under former president Armando Guebuza has led to the government owing huge debts to the fuel distribution companies which the current government has not yet been able to pay …

South Africa Bids Farewell to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Millions of South Africans prepared to say goodbye to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as her emotionally charged official funeral began Saturday in Soweto, where she lived until her death April 2 at 81.

Thousands of mourners packed a 40,000-seat stadium …

PM MAKES CLEAR MOZAMBICAN GOVT HAS NO PLAN TO REPAY UNAUTHORISED DEBTS

MAPUTO– Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario has made clear that the government has no intention of paying off the debts of three State-owned companies obtained unlawfully by the previous administrion.

The three companies — Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), …

MOZAMBICAN PRESIDENT URGES RESIDENTS OF GAZA PROVINCE NOT TO TAKE LAW INTO OWN HANDS

MAPUTO– Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has urged the population of the southern province of Gaza not to take the law into their own hands by forming lynch mobs who kill alleged criminals.

Speaking at a rally in Licilo lin Limpopo …

MOZAMBIQUE AND KENYA HOPE TO REVIVE CO-OPERATION

MAPUTO� The Mozambican and Kenyan governments signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Maputo on Thursday with the aim of reviving ties of cooperation in the areas of trade and investment.

The MoU was signed by Mozambican Foreign Minister Jose Pacheco …

BRITISH MPS CRITICISE LONDON-BASED BANKS FOR SECRET LOANS TO MOZAMBIQUE

LONDON — One hundred members of the British Parliament have signed an Early Day Motion expressing their concern at the secret loans given by London-based banks to Mozambique in 2013.

These are the loans of more than two billion US …