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Mozambique

Afonso Marceta Macacho Dhlakama

Date of Birth: 01/01/1953


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A very private war

Among those working for Erinys in Iraq are: South African Vance Myers, formerly linked to Israel's Mossad organisation and the late Jonas Savimbi's rebels in Angola; Australian Gary Wright, ex-Rhodesian Special Forces and linked to former rebel Mozambican leader Afonso Dhlakama...


Urban guerrillas

But in its Beira stronghold as elsewhere, Renamo shrugged off these threats and leader Afonso Dhlakama is ever determined to keep control...


Guebuza blues

Expelled from Renamo in late 2000 when president Afonso Dhlakama felt threatened, Domingos now heads a group of five former Renamo parliamentarians as well as an influential thinktank, the Instituto Democrático para a Paz e o Desenvolvimento (IPADE)...


A flood of mud

However, party President Afonso Dhlakama maintains his obsessive control of Renamo, weakening it by marginalising or dismissing competent people who might become rivals...


Seconds out

In the 1999 presidential poll, Chissano beat Renamo's Afonso Dhlakama by a whisker...


Murder again

He has been President since 1986 and almost lost in 1999 to Afonso Dhlakama of the Resistência Nacional Moçambicana (Renamo, AC Vol 42 No 8)...


Birds of a feather

In 1992 Hunter, as a lobbyist, went to the Bophuthatswana 'homeland', KwaZulu (as a friend of Mangosuthu Buthelezi's Inkatha Freedom Party) and Mozambique (as guest of the Mozambique Institute, which lobbied for Afonso Dhlakama's Resistência Nacional Moçambicana)...


Talks break down

Afonso Dhlakama, President of the opposition Renamo party, walked out after five hours of talks with President Joaquim Alberto Chissano on 29 March, handing over a letter prepared in advance...


Still resisting

Police detained several hundred Renamo supporters including, briefly, five MPs: Issufo Momade, Manuel Pereira, Rui de Sousa, Albino Faife and Domingos Dhlakama (uncle of Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama)...


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