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Mozambique

Afonso Marceta Macacho Dhlakama

Date of Birth: 01/01/1953


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Good-relief, debt-relief

This has caused some backlash in these areas and is one reason why Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the opposition Resistência Nacional Moçambicana, increased his vote in December's presidential election (AC Vol 41 No 3)...


Early warning

Characteristically, Afonso Dhlakama had asked the government to 'facilitate' Renamo's participation in companies that had been or were to be privatised 'so that the financial problems affecting some of its leaders can be resolved...


Falling out, falling in

7 for his rival, Afonso Dhlakama; in the voting for the national assembly, Chissano's ruling Frente de Libertação de Moçambique (Frelimo) scored 48 per cent and took 133 of the 250 seats, against 38...


Too close

29 per cent of the vote in the presidential poll while his old antagonist, Afonso Dhlakama of the Resistência National Moçambicana, got 47...


Muddy votes

Chissano faces little challenge for the presidency from Afonso Dhlakama, whose Resistência Nacional Moçambicana may well do better this time in the northern provinces and should hold its support in central Mozambique...


Chissano tastes success

Both bills were defeated but the stature of Renamo's parliamentary leader, Raúl Domingos, is growing, overshadowing that of party President Afonso Dhlakama...


War drums sounding

UNITA is repeating the tactics of the Resistência Nacional Moçambicana, which finally delivered a favourable peace settlement and state-funding for a political party for its leader, Afonso Dhlakama...


Peace pains

Yet they provide the main opposition, Afonso Dhlakama’s former rebel movement, the Resistência Nacional Moçambicana, with its first real chance to taste power, albeit at local level...


A cloudy dawn

One of their allegations is that, when nominating officers for the new, integrated Forças Armadas de Defesa de Moçambique, the party leadership favours men with family or ethnic links to Afonso Dhlakama - including Mateus Ngonhamo, Deputy Chief of Staff of the new army, Eliás Dhlakama (the leader’s brother) and Lieutenant-Colonel Madobe...


Chimwenje or chimera?

For some years, particularly when it thought Harare was getting too close to Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the Resistência Nacional Moçambicana, Maputo has used them to argue that a network of armed oppositionists, perhaps linked to Dhlakama, threatens both Mozambique and Zimbabwe...


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