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  • Vol 56 No 2
  •  23rd January 2015

New cabinet brooms

President Filipe Nyusi's new government, announced on 17 January, marks the expected break with former President Armando Guebuza's legacy and the arrival of a warmer political climate. New Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosário, previously Amba...

  • Vol 56 No 1
  •  9th January 2015

New faces, old issues

Good will and hopefulness greet Nyusi. But a still-disgruntled Renamo clouds the picture, as do corruption fears

  • Vol 55 No 25
  •  19th December 2014

Gas regime is getting there

A green light for the LNG project and implementation of the Petroleum Law are just around the corner. Some wrinkles remain

  • Vol 55 No 23
  •  21st November 2014

Kingpin kidnap chaos

The abduction of an alleged drugs baron in Maputo embarrasses the new President and highlights the strength of organised crime in the country

  • Vol 55 No 22
  •  7th November 2014

Nyusi's rocky road

The new President faces a stronger opposition and resentment over Frelimo’s electoral fraud that could well persist

  • Vol 55 No 21
  •  24th October 2014

Frelimo wins, Renamo revives

Persistent reports of fraud will not prevent wide acceptance of Nyusi’s victory, amid hopes of a more inclusive government

  • Vol 55 No 21
  •  24th October 2014

Fraud claims taint Frelimo win

Early signs indicate a landslide for the ruling party, but claims of rigging are growing and there is serious potential for unrest

  • Vol 55 No 21
  •  24th October 2014

Frelimo braces for impact

A major swing towards the opposition is likely but the spectre of poll-fraud casts a shadow over tomorrow’s vote

  • Vol 55 No 20
  •  10th October 2014

Narcotics links tarnish Frelimo

A US-sanctioned narcotics kingpin's finance for the governing party complicates commercial and diplomatic relations

  • Vol 55 No 19
  •  26th September 2014

Frelimo turns the screws

As election campaigning intensifies, the ruling party takes full advantage of its control of the state

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