10 die in Mozambique gunfight involving opposition leader

2015-09-26 13:38

Nine members of a convoy carrying Mozambique's opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama were killed in a shootout amid conflicting reports on how the gunfight erupted.

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.

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 opposition spokesperson arrested

2015-01-06 17:54

The spokesperson for Mozambique's main opposition party has been arrested after leading a demonstration protesting against the result of last October's election, police say.

Mozambique vote counting stops

2014-10-20 16:35

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

1st results from Mozambique polls point to Frelimo victory

2014-10-16 12:33

Mozambique’s ruling party Frelimo appears headed for a strong victory in presidential elections as a vote count gets under way.

Mozambique elections: Voting begins peacefully

2014-10-15 14:43

Voting in Mozambique’s national election has begun peacefully, with Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama saying he was confident the vote would be free and fair, after casting his vote in Maputo.

Mozambique ex-rebel chief Dhlakama: 'Voice of the poor'

2014-10-15 08:06

Afonso Dhlakama, a former Renamo rebel chief turned opposition leader who is seeking the Mozambican presidency for the fifth time, styles himself as the voice of the poor.

Mozambicans go to the polls

2014-10-15 05:00

Mozambicans to vote in a hotly contested election, the fifth since independence.


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 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.

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.

Frelimo candidate wins Mozambique elections

2014-10-24 17:21

Mozambique's ruling Frelimo party and its candidate Filipe Nyusi has won this month's presidential and legislative elections, according to provisional results.

Mozambique polls: ruling party ahead

2014-10-17 13:42

Early returns from elections in the southern African country of Mozambique show the ruling party candidate for the presidency with a comfortable lead.

Mozambicans vote in tough test for Frelimo

2014-10-15 16:42

Mozambicans are voting in a tough electoral test for the ruling Frelimo party, which has run the southern African country since independence from Portugal in 1975.

Mozambique's presidential candidates

2014-10-15 14:43

Three men are vying for the Mozambican presidency in. Let's take a look at who these men are and what people think about them.

Mozambique elections test peace

2014-10-15 08:05

Mozambicans have started voting in an election seen as a test for peace following a deal between the government and the armed opposition party Renamo to end a two-year insurgency.

Mozambique parties clash ahead of vote

2014-10-13 14:42

Fighting has erupted between the supporters of Mozambique's ruling Frelimo and opposition party Renamo, as they concluded electioneering ahead of polls this week, police say.

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