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Mozambique has been warned not to squander the “real progress” towards a lasting peace deal made over recent months, following allegations of widespread fraud at municipal elections last week. The interim leader of [...]
The editor of a local newspaper in the town of Moatize, Tete province, is in…
The interim leader of Renamo today threatened to send armed men to frustrate a plot he claims is being hatched by the ruling party and the country’s defence and security forces to rig next Wednesday’s municipal elections.
The Mozambican police’s criminal investigation unit (SERNIC) has accused at least 10 senior members of…
An Argentine general who led the UN mission to monitor the disarmament of Colombian rebel group FARC has been enlisted to oversee the demilitarisation, disarmament, and reintegration (DDR) of Renamo’s residual armed forces in Mozambique, Zitamar News can reveal.
Next month sees the first time that MDM and Renamo have faced off in municipal elections, so the dynamics of having two significant opposition parties remain to be seen. That said, early indications are that Frelimo will benefit from the split opposition. [...]
Mozambique’s Constitutional Council (CC) today upheld a decision by the National Election Commission (CNE) to exclude the organisation headed by the son of Mozambique’s first President from the Maputo municipal election next month.