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  1. Botswana Coal Companies Plan Output Start Without Trans-KalahariRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Coal explorers in Botswana are pressing ahead with plans to start production and use existing rail capacity to ports in South Africa and Mozambique instead of waiting for a line being built to Namibia , the mines lobby said. "You cannot sit down and wait for the Trans-Kalahari Railway; that would be a disaster," Botswana Chamber of Mines Chief Executive Officer Charles Siwawa said in a Jan. 21 interview in Gaborone, the capital.

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  2. Worldliness 'stuns more than grappa on a fast,' Pope tells new cardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | DFW Catholic

    ... Luis Hctor Villaba, Archbishop Emeritus of Tucumn (Argentina) and Jlio Duarte Langa, Bishop Emeritus of Xai-Xai (Mozambique).

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  3. Irish sand miner Kenmare Resources fights for survival as Iluka Resources lurks in the wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... conducting "due diligence" over the Kenmare operations since, which are comprised primarily of the Moma mine in Mozambique, which has encountered a series of operational difficulties. Recently Kenmare installed a former senior Rio Tinto official, ...

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  4. Mozambique: Mediators Meet With DhlakamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AllAfrica.com

    Churchmen who have been mediating in the long-running dialogue between the Mozambican government and the former rebel movement Renamo flew to the central city of Quelimane on Thursday to meet with Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama. Anglican bishop Dinis Sengulane and Catholic priest Filipe Couto are among the group of mediators who have been attending the dialogue sessions for the past year.

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  5. Pilot 'intentionally downed plane'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Iol.co.za

    A new Namibian government report released this week reinforces initial findings that the pilot of LAM Mozambique Airlines Flight 470 deliberately crashed the aircraft in northern Namibia on November 29, 2013, killing himself, five other crew and 27 passengers. The interim report released by the Namibian Directorate of Aircraft Accident Investigations supports the earlier evidence indicating that Captain Herminio dos Santos, 49, had locked his co-pilot out of the cockpit and over-rode the autopilot to crash the aircraft.

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  6. Malawi: Flood Victims Stranded in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Nsanje District Commissioner Harry Phiri confirmed the development in an interview, and said most of those seeking refuge in Mozambique were from the area of Chief Nyachikadza. "We have managed to rescue thousands of people into the camps however the exercise is far from over as others are still trapped and need to be rescued.

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  7. AGCO's Africa Summit Calls For Strong Partnerships To Accelerate The GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Agri Marketing

    Rob Smith, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Europe, Africa and Middle East; H. E. Joaquim Alberto Chissano, Former President, Republic of Mozambique; Christian Schmidt, Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture, Germany; H. E. Sir Quett Ketumile Joni Masire, Former President Republic of Botswana and Martin Richenhagen, AGCO Chairman, President & CEO at the AGCO Africa Summit 2015. AGCO , a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and solutions, today held its fourth annual AGCO Africa Summit in Berlin, Germany.

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  8. Namibia: Mozambique Plane Crash Intentional, Report HintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | AllAfrica.com

    THE Mozambique Airlines aircraft that crashed in Namibia's Zambezi region near the end of November 2013 was intentionally flown into the ground, an interim report on the investigation of the crash indicates. A death plunge from a height of 38 000 feet that lasted about seven minutes is recorded in the interim report on the investigation of the crash, which has been released by the Ministry of Works and Transport.

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  9. Beyond belief: HeroRatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | MetaFilter

    ... program. In Angola, we had 20 HeroRATs operational and 76 rats were working in landmine detection operations in Mozambique. In the TB lab in Maputo, there were 9 rats working.a " Question: "Who came up with the idea?" a Answer: "a It was Bart ...

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  10. Africa: Islamic Development Bank approves close to US $190 million in new development financingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | AllAfrica.com

    The 302nd meeting of the Board of Executive Directors of the Islamic Development Bank which started on Sunday, 18 January, 2015, concluded on Tuesday in Jeddah, KSA. Chaired by IDB President Dr. Ahmad Mohamed Ali, the Board reviewed a number of important items amongst them the draft agenda for the upcoming 40th Annual Meeting of the IDB Board of Governors slated for 10-11 June 2015 in Maputo, Mozambique, which is to be attended by Ministers of Finance and Economy of the 56 member countries.

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  11. In Mozambique, art from weapons and rubbleRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WICU12 Erie

    ... AK-47s and rocket launchers. Mabunda's work was made possible through the efforts of the Christian Council of Mozambique, a group of local churches that launched the "Transforming Guns into Hoes Program", which offers participants tools and building ...

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  12. Flood death toll across Southern Africa reaches 260Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Boston.com

    The estimated death toll from flooding and torrential rain in Mozambique, Malawi, and the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar reached 260, with about 360,000 people driven from their homes, officials said Monday. Seventy-one people have died in northern and central Mozambique, with 80,000 displaced, said Rita de Almeida, spokeswoman for the country's National Disaster Management Institute, on Monday by phone from the capital, Maputo.

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  13. Light For The World Hits Goal: 50,0000 Cataract SurgeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Big News Network.com

    Working with partners and donors, the NGO has been able to save and restore eyesight, give children with disabilities access to education, and begin construction of a new clinic in Mozambique that will give two million people access to eye care. Gabriela Sonnleitner is director of communications for Light for the World.

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  14. AIM Reports issue no. 499Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Mozambique News Agency

    ... and exclusive boss. My pledge is to respect, and ensure that others respect, the constitution and the laws of Mozambique. I am ready. I am confident that together we will build a bright future for our children". He stressed, "the government I shall ...

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  15. East Toledo Club - Volunteer shares experiences in MozambiqueRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Press

    With a blanket of snow covering the ground and the temperature below freezing, members of the East Toledo Club Thursday saw a presentation of a volunteer's work in a much warmer part of the world - the Republic of Mozambique, Africa. Ron Overmyer, a former Ohio State University Extension educator who's volunteered with the Farmer-to-Farmer program administered by the Citizens for Foreign Affairs, gave club members a view of a country still working to overcome the effects of a civil war that ended years ago.

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  16. Mozambique: Opposition Leader Blasts New GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | AllAfrica.com

    Afonso Dhlakama, leader of Mozambique's main opposition party, the former rebel movement Renamo, has refused to recognise the country's new government, announced on Saturday by President Filipe Nyusi, and has given the ruling Frelimo Party a week to meet his demands. Speaking at a Saturday rally, in the western city of Tete, Dhlakama claimed that "half a dozen communists of Frelimo are dictating the future of 25 million Mozambicans".

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  17. Mozambique's new cabinet angers former rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Peninsula

    Maputo--Mozambique's opposition Renamo party has reacted angrily to the make-up of the government appointed by new President Filipe Nyusi, saying it contradicts his pledge to promote peace The former rebel movement led by Afonso Dhlakama had threatened to form a parallel government in the centre and north of the country if Nyusi did not appoint a unity cabinet All the names on this list are from Frelimo party.

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  18. Out of Africa: the story of Eusebio's roots in MozambiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | World Soccer

    ... of 2014 was the death of our region's greatest-ever player. I did not think about Eusebio when I used to go to Mozambique. In the mid-nineties the country, wearily emerging from years of civil war, seemed far removed from the world of football ...

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  19. Mozambique: Flood Alert in ZambeziaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | AllAfrica.com

    The inhabitants of Mocuba woke up this Monday upset with the waters of the Licungo River overflowing. A wave of more than ten yards flooded and dragged tens of houses, submerged the bridge that connects the Center to the North of Mozambique and took more than two dozens people, including some teenagers.

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  20. Mozambique: People On Capsized Boat All RescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | AllAfrica.com

    ... in the boat's engine. Meanwhile the latest projection for restoring normal electricity supplies to northern Mozambique is 15 days. The Licungo floods swept away ten pylons in Mocuba district on Monday. This cut off Nampula, Niassa and Cabo Delgado ...

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