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  • Torrential rains hit parts of Manica and Sofala

    Sussundenga (Mozambique), 14 Feb (AIM) – The Secretary of State for the central province of Manica, Edson Macuacua, on 13 February demanded that members of the provincial government show a greater capacity of response to avoid further loss of life in the regions recently lashed by torrential rains.

     

    He was speaking in Sussundenga district, where The rains have left at least 500 households without a roof over their heads. ...

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  • Frelimo founder Marcelino dos Santos dies

    Maputo, 11 Feb (AIM) – One of the founders of the Mozambique Liberation Front (Frelimo), Marcelino dos Santos, died in Maputo on 11 February, at the age of 90.
     
    Fittingly, his death was announced by President Filipe Nyusi, speaking in the northern city of Pemba. “We have lost our icon, Comrade Marcelino dos Santos”, said President Nyusi, promising that more details will be made public later.

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  • AIDS related deaths fell 20 percent over five years

    Nampula, 2 Dec (AIM) – President Filipe Nyusi declared on 1 December in the northern city of Nampula that the number of deaths from HIV/AIDS in Mozambique fell by 20 per cent between 2014 and 2018.

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  • President addresses Catholic Bishops

    Maputo, 18 Nov (AIM) – President Filipe Nyusi on 16 November challenged the Catholic Church to continue its commitment to achieving the social well-being of Mozambicans and indicated that dialogue should be one of the paths chosen.

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  • New water system for Gorongosa inaugurated

    Gorongosa (Mozambique), 17 Nov (AIM) – More than 30,000 people will benefit from clean drinking water in Gorongosa town, in the central Mozambican province of Sofala, thanks to a new water supply system that President Filipe Nyusi inaugurated on 15 November.

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  • President Nyusi inaugurates rebuilt Beira – Zimbabwe highway

    Inchope (Mozambique), 15 Nov (AIM) – President Filipe Nyusi on 14 November inaugurated the rebuilt highway from the central port of Beira to the Zimbabwean border, a distance of 287 kilometres.

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  • Mozambique Rovuma Venture takes initial investment decision

    Maputo, 8 Oct (AIM) – Mozambique Rovuma Venture (MRV), a consortium owned by the Italian energy company ENI, the US oil and gas giant ExxonMobil, and the China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), on 8 October announced its initial investment decision that includes the construction of two liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants, with the capacity to produce 15.2 million tonnes of LNG per year.

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  • 80 gas powered buses to enter service

    Maputo, 8 Oct (AIM) – As from February 2020, a further 80 buses powered by compressed natural gas will enter service in the Greater Maputo Metropolitan Area.

    This is part of a project by the Maputo Metropolitan Transport Agency in partnership with the company Autogas, which seeks to promote the use of Mozambican natural gas in public transport and thus reduce expenditure on importing liquid fuels.

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