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Mozambique's government and the ex-rebel group Renamo have completed a long-awaited peace pact, inking a final deal aimed at ending years of conflict.
More than 5 200 Renamo fighters are expected to surrender their weapons to the government as one of the conditions for upholding a landmark peace deal.
Mozambique has appointed three top commanders of Renamo, Mozambique's largest opposition party and former rebel movement, to key army command posts as part of peace-building efforts between the government and Renamo.
Mozambique's Renamo opposition has accused the government of falsifying local election results in several areas, warning that such a move could prompt it to abandon peace talks.
Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi and opposition Renamo leader Ossufo Momade have announced an apparent breakthrough in peace negotiations over the integration of former rebels into the police and army.
Mozambique has been rocked by a wave of knife and machete attacks in a remote northern region that it is hoped will become a natural gas hub to rival Qatar. Here is what is known about the jihadists terrorising group.
Mozambique's president, Filipe Nyusi, will pay tribute to political rival and main opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama, who died last week, according to the programme for his memorial service scheduled for Wednesday.
Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi says he is confident President Emmerson Mnangagwa would be able to rebuild Zimbabwe's fractured economy.
Mozambique's opposition chief Afonso Dhlakama says he expects to sign a peace deal with President Filipe Nyusi by November, as the two sides look to end years of unrest.
Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi and the nation's opposition chief Afonso Dhlakama have met for the first time since 2015, a step toward peace after years of instability.
Mozambican police say they have arrested three Ugandans on suspicion of leading attacks in the country's gas-rich Cabo Delgado province which has been rocked by an Islamist insurgency.
Mozambique's president Filipe Nyusi has opened a Chinese-built bridge in the capital Maputo that cost $785 million, saying it would help link northern and southern Africa.
Mozambique is set to put on trial 180 national and foreign citizens accused of involvement in deadly Islamist attacks in the northern province of Cabo Delgado, sources say.
Mozambique's president has called for the immediate disarmament of of the opposition Renamo's armed wing in a bid to conclude the peace process initiated before the death of its leader.
The death of Mozambican opposition leader Alfonso Dhlakama could affect the progress made to end hostilities in the country, writes The Conversation.
President Filipe Nyusi has hailed Dhlakama as "a citizen who has always worked for Mozambique" and said he was distraught at the news of his death.
Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has vowed to push ahead with national peace talks after he was overwhelmingly re-elected leader of the ruling Frelimo party at a five-yearly conference.
President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Maputo, Mozambique to co-chair the second session of the South Africa-Mozambique Bi-National Commission with President Filipe Nyusi, the presidency has said
Forensic investigators have concluded their audit into secret loans worth $2bn the Mozambican government secured that prompted an IMF and World Bank aid cutoff, the government has said.
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