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Manuel Mucari

S.Africa to extradite ex-Mozambique minister for debt scandal trial

Aug 24 2021

MAPUTO (Reuters) -South Africa will extradite former Mozambique finance minister Manuel Chang to his home country, its justice department said on Monday, where a criminal trial over the $2 billion debt scandal that crashed its economy has now begun. | Video

Mozambique central bank fines S.Africa's Standard Bank for fraudulent practices

Jul 12 2021

MAPUTO, July 12 The central bank of Mozambique has fined Africa's biggest lender, Standard Bank, $4.6 million for engaging in fraudulent activities, Bank of Mozambique said on Monday.

Tens of thousands feared displaced in deadly attack on Mozambique gas town

Mar 30 2021

MAPUTO (Reuters) -Tens of thousands of people are feared to have been displaced following a deadly attack by Islamic State-linked insurgents on a gas hub town in northern Mozambique, aid agencies said, as rescuers searched for survivors on Tuesday.

Tens of thousands feared displaced in deadly attack on Mozambique gas town

Mar 30 2021

MAPUTO Portugal will send soldiers to Mozambique to help train the armed forces in its former colony, where authorities battling an Islamist insurgency searched for tens of thousands of civilians who fled an onslaught on the northern coastal gas town of Palma.

Convoy of fleeing civilians ambushed in besieged Mozambique town

Mar 28 2021

MAPUTO Suspected Islamist insurgents attacked a convoy of fleeing civilians, including foreign workers, as fighting continued in a northern Mozambique town that is near a number of gas projects, security and diplomatic sources said.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Convoy of fleeing civilians ambushed in besieged Mozambique town

Mar 27 2021

MAPUTO, March 27 Suspected Islamist insurgents attacked a convoy of fleeing civilians, including foreign workers, as fighting continued in a northern Mozambique town that is near a number of gas projects, security and diplomatic sources said.

Convoy of fleeing civilians ambushed in besieged Mozambique town

Mar 27 2021

MAPUTO, March 27 Suspected Islamist insurgents attacked a convoy of fleeing civilians, including foreign workers, as fighting continued on Friday in a northern Mozambique town that is near a number of gas projects, security and diplomatic sources said.

Another cyclone, growing stronger, set to hit central Mozambique

Jan 22 2021

MAPUTO A powerful storm approaching Mozambique was upgraded on Friday to a tropical cyclone, on course to deluge an area already submerged by floodwaters and still recovering from Cyclone Idai less than two years ago.

Tropical storm Chalane hits Mozambique but causes little damage

Dec 30 2020

MAPUTO The powerful tropical storm Chalane made landfall near the central Mozambique city of Beira early on Wednesday, bringing heavy rain and wind but less damage than had been initially expected to an area devastated by a cyclone nearly two years ago.

Mozambique denies accusations of abuses in insurgency-hit province

Sep 10 2020

MAPUTO Mozambique on Thursday denied accusations by rights group Amnesty International that soldiers had committed atrocities, saying the acts were carried out by Islamist insurgents impersonating troops.

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