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Politics Renamo leader Ossufo Momade (right) embraces his challenger Elias Dhlakama at Renamo's Congress in Gorongosa, 17 January 2019. Photo © Tom Bowker / Zitamar News
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Ossufo Momade took office as the new leader of Renamo, Mozambique’s main opposition party, on Thursday morning after a leadership election victory over his main challenger, the brother of the deceased leader Afonso Dhlakama. Note: Earlier today we [...]

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Ossufo Momade was elected as the new president of Renamo, Mozambique’s largest opposition party, at dawn today during the party’s sixth Congress. NOTE: An earlier version of this article said Elias Dhlakama, brother of former party leader Afonso Dhlakama, had been appointed Secretary [...]

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Daily Briefing Photo © Tom Bowker / Zitamar News
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Welcome to Zitamar’s daily Mozambique briefing for 3 December, 2018. Agenda
  • Today: Foreign minister José Pacheco starts a 3-day visit to Thailand
Politics From left to right: Filomena Mutoropa, Nampula, PAHUMO; Manuel de Araujo, Quelimane, Renamo; Daviz Simango, Beira, MDM; Eneas Comiche, Maputo, Frelimo
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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. [...]

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Politics Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama surrounded by senior party figures at Maputo airport in December 2014. Photo © Tom Bowker / Zitamar News
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The passing this week of the undisputed leader of Mozambique’s political opposition for almost four decades leaves the country’s precarious political settlement on a knife-edge, with no obvious successor waiting in the wings. However, if Renamo takes the [...]

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Politics Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama surrounded by senior party figures at Maputo airport in December 2014. Photo © Tom Bowker / Zitamar News
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Provincial delegations of Mozambique opposition movement Renamo continue to report abductions of their senior members – including an incident last week in the province of Tete that left a Renamo official critically injured and his wife dead. [...]

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