Category Archives: Politics

Mozambique: Nyusi Grants Audience to Total Chairperson

Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Saturday received a delegation from the French oil and gas company Total, led by the Chairperson of its Board, Patrick Pouyanne.According to a press release from Nyusi’s office, the President and Pouyanne d…

Secretary-General Appoints Matthias Z. Naab of Ghana United Nations Resident Coordinator in Cameroon

On 1 September, UN Secretary-General António Guterres appointed Matthias Z. Naab of the United States, who holds a dual citizenship as he was born in Ghana, as the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Cameroon, with the host Government’s approval.Mr….

Mozambique: Production in Nampula Down By 20 Per Cent, Says Nyusi

Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi declared on Saturday that overall production in the northern province of Nampula has fallen by 20 per cent because of the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Speaking in the town of Namialo, at the end of a two day working visit to Nampula, Nyusi said “from the analysis

Mozambique: Protecting People From Conflict, Cyclones and Covid-19 in Mozambique – a UN Resident Coordinator Blog

By the UN Resident Coordinator Myrta Kaulard, Laura Tomm-Bonde, IOM Chief of Mission and Samuel Chakwera, UNHCR Resident Representative, all based in Mozambique.In the town of Montepuez, Cabo Delgado, in northern Mozambique, Zaina, a mother of four, is…

Mozambique: Pace of Covid-19 Epidemic in Mozambique Increasing

Maputo — The pace of the Covid-19 epidemic in Mozambique appears to be increasing, according to data from the National Health Institute (INS).Speaking at a Maputo press conference on Monday, the general director of the INS, Ilesh Jani, said there has b…

Southern Africa: Nyusi Calls for Greater Cohesion From SADC

Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday stressed the need for the member states of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) “to strengthen their cohesion and cooperation in preventing and fighting against cross-border crime, parti…