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  1. Constitutional Adviser Shot to Death in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Authorities in Mozambique say a prominent academic and constitutional law scholar, who has openly supported greater autonomy for parts of Mozambique, has been shot to death. Police say Gilles Cistac, who taught law at the prestigious Eduardo Mondlane University and wrote for an opposition newspaper, was at a local coffee shop when he was shot several times by someone in a passing car.

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  2. Prominent Moz lawyer shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Authorities in Mozambique say assailants killed a prominent academic and expert in constitutional law by firing on the car he was riding in along a central thoroughfare in Maputo, the capital.

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  3. Prominent lawyer fatally shot in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    Assailants in Mozambique on Tuesday killed a prominent academic and expert in constitutional law by firing on the car he was riding in along a central thoroughfare in Maputo, the capital, authorities said. Gilles Cistac died of his wounds after he was brought to Maputo Central Hospital, said Dr. Joao Fumane, the hospital's general director.

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  4. Influential Mozambican lawyer Cistac gunned down in taxiRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Orlando Modumane said. Cistac had been a central figure in a debate about the creation of autonomous states in Mozambique, a country that has attracted billions of dollars in foreign investment in recent years after making huge coal and natural gas ...

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  5. Rwandan giants APR, Rayon head next to EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Umupira

    RWANDAN GIANTS APR Fc and Rayon Sports booked crucial wins which inspired them to qualify to the next round of the CAF Continental matches due later this month. On Saturday, two late goals from striker BarnabeMubumbyi and midfielder Jean BaptistaMugiraneza were enough to help APR Fc book a 2-1 win over LigaMucumana from Mozambique.

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  6. Mozambique: More Threats From Dhlakama Over 'Autonomy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AllAfrica.com

    Afonso Dhlakama, leader of Mozambique's former rebel movement Renamo has once again threatened to overthrow the government if the country's parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, does not approve the Renamo bill to establish "autonomous provinces". Speaking in Balama, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado on Friday, Dhlakama threatened that if the ruling Frelimo party uses its parliamentary majority to defeat the bill " Nyusi and Frelimo will not govern this country".

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  7. Kenmare Resources plc Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesRead the original story

    Monday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... LON:KMR ), along with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the operation of the Moma Titanium Minerals Mine (Moma) in Mozambique. The Company is engaged in expansion of Phase II of Moma. The Mine is located on the northern coast of Mozambique. Receive ...

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  8. Mozambique: Bank Payments for Registry Services PostponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AllAfrica.com

    ... of the country's prisons. There are 16 registry offices, 13 notarial offices, and 341 civil registration posts in Mozambique. Currently these offices are collecting about 200 million meticais (about 6.2 million dollars) a year. Momade claimed that ...

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  9. Alere Receives Ivd Ce Mark for Alere(TM) q HIV-1/2 Detect Assay for...Read the original story

    Monday | Freshnews

    ... in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (JAIDS) . Results showed that five clinics in Maputo, Mozambique used the Alere q HIV-1/2 Detect assay, with high sensitivity and specificity, to detect the presence of HIV in infants, ...

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  10. Mozambican president visits flood affected areaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Xinhuanet

    Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi visits the flood affected area in the central Province of Zambezia, Mozambique, on Feb. 26, 2015. A total of 158 people have been killed in storms and floods that have hit central and northern Mozambique this year, the country's state news agency AIM reported.

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  11. MSF Doctor Ruggero Guiliani, MSF Medical Coordinator, conducting a...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | PressReleasePoint

    Cases of cholera have been recorded in Mozambique since last December, but the epidemic has quickly expanded in the month of February, infecting about 3,500 people and killing 37. In the westernmost Tete province, currently the hotspot of the epidemic, the situation is worrying. Ruggero Giuliani, MSF's medical coordinator in Mozambique, explains.

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  12. Agriterra attempts to beef up from selling steak to minersRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Agrimoney.com

    Agriterra revealed hopes of profiting through providing steak to the growing mine workforce in northern Mozambique, after dents to its fortunes from the ebola crisis and strong corn yields. The Africa-based cattle-to-cocoa group said it had "identified northern Mozambique as an important area for expansion" of its beef retail operations, citing the "increasing activities" in the region of "international resource development companies".

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  13. APR ready for LigaMuculmuna in Orange Champions LeagueRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Umupira

    ... The 34-year-old coach believes that the league champions should take advantage of Home support after holding the Mozambique team to a 0-0 draw in Maputo. Four Kenyan match officials will be on duty in the CAF Confederations Cup clash pitting Rwandan ...

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  14. Botswana to host Mozambique in deciding Africa Basketball Championship qualifierRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Xinhuanet

    Botswana men's senior basketball team are pumped up for the return leg of the 2015 Afro Basket and All Africa Games qualifiers billed for Gaborone on Saturday night. Botswana faces a mammoth task of overcoming a 61-40 loss to Mozambique in the first leg match played in Maputo on Feb. 14. Botswana Basketball Association Technical Director Mothusi Thipe told Xinhua on Thursday that the mood in the camp was very high as the team was determined to reverse the score and proceed to the next stage.

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  15. Karl Ove Knausgaard travels through AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Kottke.org

    ... idiot. I'd seen poverty before, of course, even incomprehensible poverty, as in the slums outside Maputo, in Mozambique. But I'd never seen anything like this. If what I had seen tonight - house after house after house abandoned, deserted, decaying ...

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  16. Zuma denies meeting EFF in MaputoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Iol.co.za

    President Jacob Zuma has for the first time officially denied meeting members of the EFF in Mozambique to negotiate their return to the ANC as has been alleged in recent weeks. In a written reply to a parliamentary question by the Democratic Alliance on Thursday, Zuma denied attending a meeting at the Southern Sun Hotel in Maputo on 18 January this year, which was allegedly attended by EFF leaders.

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  17. Mozambique: Renamo MPs Sworn in, but Violence Raises Stakes in Predictable GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | AllAfrica.com

    It has taken almost four months since Mozambique's last general election for members of parliament from the largest opposition party, Renamo, to be sworn in. Renamo had rejected the electoral results and demanded new political concessions in return for participation in parliament: a strategy that the party has used in some form at previous elections.

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  18. Uganda Kobs to play at Nakivubo stadium, team ready to regroupRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PressReleasePoint

    FUFA has confirmed that Nakivubo stadium will host the return leg first round match of the All Africa Games Qualifier between Uganda Kobs and Mozambique on Saturday 7th March, 2015. The charges have also been fixed as 5,000/- for General stands while 20,000/= will be charged for the Pavilion.

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  19. Gerbils replace rats as prime plague suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CNN

    ... tremendously negative impact on the African landscape. In 2006, Apopo started testing rats on the mine fields in Mozambique, a country that at that time was one of the worst affected by landmines, thanks mainly to a civil war that ended in 1992. ...

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  20. Study: Blame gerbils, not rats, for plagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CNN

    ... tremendously negative impact on the African landscape. In 2006, Apopo started testing rats on the mine fields in Mozambique, a country that at that time was one of the worst affected by landmines, thanks mainly to a civil war that ended in 1992. ...

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