Category Archives: Sports

FIVE DROWN AS GROSSLY OVERLOADED BOAT CAPSIZES IN NORTHERN MOZAMBIQUE

MAPUTO– At least five people drowned when a grossly overloaded boat capsized off the coast of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado on Sunday morning.

The tragedy happened when a boat making the trip from Quirimba island in Ibo …

MOZAMBICAN BREWERS, IMPORTERS WARN AGAINST MOVE TO AFFIX REVENUE STAMPS TO BEER CONTAINERS

MAPUTO– Producers and importers of alcoholic drinks in Mozambique have warned that plans by the Mozambican Tax Authority (AT) to impose fiscal stamps on beer containers will backfire and result in less tax, not more, being collected.

The government made …

MOZAMBIQUE LAUNCHES NEW PROJECT TO PROTECT ITS BIODIVERSITY

MAPUTO– Mozambique’s Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF), has launched a project, budgeted at 16.5 million US dollars, to strengthen the conservation of endangered …

MOZAMBIQUE POLICE ARREST 26 ETHIOPIANS FOR ILLEGAL ENTRY TO THE COUNTRY

MAPUTO– Mozambican police have arrested 26 Ethiopians who had entered the country illegally and were trying to make their way to South Africa.

The police picked them up at Nhamatema, in Barue district, in the central province of Manica, on …

Release of the 2017 Human Rights Report for Ethiopia

The 2017 Human Rights Report for Ethiopia reflects serious challenges to the Ethiopian people’s ability to exercise their basic rights last year. We believe there is reason for optimism that the 2018 Human Rights Report will tell a different story, …

Neymar Jr. kicks off TCL’s 2018 global sports campaign

Neymar Jr. debuts as TCL’s global brand ambassador in his hometown, Sao Paulo

SAO PAULO, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Neymar Jr., one of the world’s most influential and widely-recognized athletes, today officially took up his new role as …