Mozambique: Health Ministry Announces Two More Covid-19 Deaths

Maputo — The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday announced two further deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the total death toll, since the start of the pandemic, to 118.According to a Ministry of Health press release, the latest…

Mozambique: Renamo Calls On Nhongo to Relinquish Violence

Maputo — Mozambique’s main opposition party, Renamo, has urged the breakaway faction that calls itself the “Renamo Military Junta” and its leader, Mariano Nhongo, to relinquish the use of violence, put its problems before the Renamo leadership and halt…

Mozambique: PM Calls for Unity to Face Terrorism

Maputo — Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Wednesday urged all Mozambicans “to unite efforts in facing our common enemy of terrorism which is endangering the territorial integrity of our country and the tranquillity and welfare o…

Twitter Launches Disappearing Tweets That Vanish in a Day

Twitter is launching tweets that disappear in 24 hours called “Fleets” globally, echoing social media sites like Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram that already have disappearing posts.The company says the ephemeral tweets, which it calls “fleets” becaus…

Vaccines Alone Won’t End Pandemic, WHO Official Says

The World Health Organization’s emergencies program director said Wednesday that vaccines alone would not end the COVID-19 pandemic and would do nothing to stop the current global surge in coronavirus infections.Mike Ryan made the comments during a vir…

Mozambique: Mozambican Public Debt Is Now 12.37 Billion Dollars

Maputo — According to the Minister of Economy and Finance, Adriano Maleiane, Mozambique’s public debt currently stands at 12.37 billion US dollars, of which about 16 per cent is owed to China.Speaking in the country’s parliament, the Assembly of the Re…