Mozambique forces in deadly clashes with Renamo - police

2015-11-03 16:40

Fresh clashes between Mozambican government forces and the main opposition Renamo party have resulted in several deaths, police say, while denying reports that more than 200 have been killed.

Mozambique opposition boycotts peace talks

2015-09-15 05:30

Mozambique's main opposition party Renamo has boycotted peace talks with the ruling Frelimo for the second time, raising tensions further.

Hundreds of Mozambicans flee to Malawi

2015-07-27 21:04

Hundreds of Mozambicans have fled to Malawi to escape fighting between the Frelimo government and Renamo forces.

Mozambique opposition warns of instability

2015-05-06 20:57

Mozambique's main opposition party has warned of a growing risk of instability in the energy-rich nation after parliament rejected a bill that would have given it autonomous powers.

Lawyer slain in Mozambique received threats

2015-03-05 07:42

A prominent lawyer and academic who was shot dead in Mozambique’s capital Maputo, had recently received threats on Facebook, the country’s prosecution says.

Mozambique extends stay for foreign military observers

2015-02-24 13:58

Mozambique has extended the mission of foreign military observers deployed across the southern African country since October to ensure post-election peace.

Renamo boycotts swearing-in of Moz president

2015-01-15 22:07

Mozambique's new President Filipe Nyusi has been sworn into office in a ceremony boycotted by the main opposition party.

Mozambique police free opposition leader

2015-01-07 14:11

Mozambique police have released an opposition spokesperson they had arrested for allegedly leading an illegal demonstration and inciting violence, his lawyer says.

Mozambique frees opposition party fighters

2014-11-06 16:14

Mozambique’s justice minister has announced the release of opposition members who were arrested during recent clashes.

Nyusi officially new Mozambique president

2014-10-30 18:46

Filipe Nyusi of the governing Frelimo party has been elected Mozambique's next president, the National Electoral Commission says.


Mozambique opposition leader says survives new attack - news agency

2015-09-25 21:09

The leader of the Mozambique opposition party Renamo escaped unhurt after a second attack on his envoy in as many weeks, Portuguese news agency Lusa has reported.

Mozambican leader alive after convoy attack

2015-09-13 16:48

Mozambique's opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama has escaped unhurt when his convoy was hit by gunfire while returning from a rally in the central Manica province.

Mozambique turns 40, high on gas prospects

2015-06-25 20:31

Mozambique has turned 40 mixing formal military parades with exuberant African dancing as it turned from a generation of civil war and poverty to look to a more prosperous future.

Two arrested over murder of Mozambican lawyer

2015-04-13 20:50

Two men have been arrested in connection with the murder last month of Mozambican academic and lawyer Gilles Cistac.

Mozambican reform lawyer gunned down

2015-03-03 18:19

Mozambican lawyer Gilles Cistac, who has said opposition calls for decentralisation of power were backed by law, has been shot dead in the capital.

Mozambique opposition ends assembly boycott

2015-02-11 20:39

Mozambican opposition lawmakers who had vowed to boycott the new government after losing the October elections are to be sworn-in to the national assembly.

Renamo party says won’t take up parliament seats

2015-01-07 16:17

Mozambique’s Renamo opposition party will not take up its parliamentary seats in protest against the southern African country’s election results, its spokesperson says.

Mozambique court confirms ruling party win

2014-12-30 22:18

Mozambique's electoral body has confirmed the ruling Frelimo party's candidate Filipe Nyusi had won October's presidential election.

Big drop in support for Frelimo in Moz election

2014-10-31 08:18

Mozambique's ruling party Frelimo won the 15 October elections, but its share of the vote dropped from 75% to 57.3%, according to the national electoral commission.

Mozambique vote counting stops

2014-10-20 16:35

Mozambique vote counting has been stopped in northwestern province amid fraud allegations.

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