Mozambique News

Death Toll in Mozambique from Cyclone Gombe Rises to 15

MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Cyclone Gombe has flooded large areas of northern and central Mozambique, killing 15 people, officials said Monday. The dead include five members of the same family in the Angoche coastal area of Nampula province, Governor Mety …

Mozambique, Malawi, Madagascar Count Deaths, Damage by Storm

MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP)–Mozambique, Madagascar and Malawi are counting the deaths and damage by tropical storm Ana and more than a week of heavy rains across southern Africa. In central and northern Mozambique at least 11 people have died, including children …

Shipbuilder Gets Go-Ahead for Lawsuit Against Mozambican Leader in Tuna Scandal

Britain’s High Court granted Abu Dhabi-based shipbuilder Privinvest permission on Friday to file a lawsuit against Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi, a counter-move in a case over a $2 billion corruption scandal, Privinvest said on Friday. The case relates to government-guaranteed …

480 Homeless After Heavy Rains in Mozambique

Nearly 500 people were flooded out of their homes in Mozambique’s capital after a tropical depression brought torrential rain and high winds, city officials said Wednesday. In neighboring South Africa, the flagship Kruger National Park was affected during the busy …