Category Archives: Legal Judicial

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…

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…