As the IMF meets to deliberate a $286m loan for Mozambique, analysts are concerned that EMATUM bond repayments could yet jeopardise the country’s revised budget, passed in parliament this week
Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the opposition party Renamo, plans to take power in six provinces in the north and centre of Mozambique in March 2016, without firing a single shot, he told journalists in Maputo on 16 December.
A new permanent secretary has been sworn in at Mozambique’s Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF), going some way to alleviating a shortage of senior officials at one of the Mozambican government’s largest and most under-pressure departments.
A prominent supporter of Mozambique’s main opposition party Renamo, and former head of the national airline LAM, was shot today in the Mozambican capital, Maputo, and is now receiving hospital treatment at Maputo Private Hospital. According to
Mozambique currently has a $2 billion wish-list with the Chinese, who have already lent more than $1 billion for the Katembe bridge and Maputo ring road alone China has agreed to let Mozambique off any outstanding [...]