Monday, April 22, 2024

Mozambique delays verdict in ‘tuna bond’ scandal trial

A court in Mozambique has delayed for three months the verdict of the biggest corruption trial in the country's history. The scandal involves more than...

Mauritius sends team to disputed island owned by UK

The government of Mauritius is sending a boat to the disputed Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean.  Britain claims sovereignty over the Chagos Islands, but...

The ACHPR expresses concern at the human rights situation in the Kingdom of eSwatini

The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Commission) has expressed concern at the human rights situation relating to protests against calling for...

Mozambique ‘tuna bond’ scandal: Ex-President Guebuza’s son on trial

The son of Mozambique's ex-president and 18 others have gone on trial over the $2bn (£1.5bn) "tuna bonds" affair. Ndambi Guebuza, son of former President...

Mozambique to Sell Majority of $2.4 Billion Hydropower Dam

Mozambique plans to sell a majority stake in the planned $2.4 billion Mphanda Nkuwa hydropower dam that will be one of the biggest in...

Mozambique: Recent Palma attacks affect 50,000 people

Violence in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province has left thousands of people homeless, and over 50,000 people affected, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) said...

Former Malawi minister jailed over passport scam

LILONGWE - A court in Malawi’s capital Lilongwe on Thursday sentenced a former home minister to six years in prison after he was found...