Pope denounces danger of corruption in Mozambique Mass
MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Pope Francis wrapped up his visit to Mozambique on Friday by consoling HIV-infected mothers and children and denouncing the rampant corruption that has helped make the...
Pope to Mozambique after new accord: ‘Courage brings peace’
MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Pope Francis praised Mozambique's president and opposition leader Thursday for their courage in signing a landmark new peace accord, as he opened a visit to the southern...
Pope makes strategic visit to Mozambique after peace deal
MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Pope Francis opened a three-nation pilgrimage to southern Africa on Wednesday with a strategic visit to Mozambique, just weeks after the country's ruling party and armed...
Mozambique peace accord signed, paves way for elections
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Mozambique's president and the leader of the country's main opposition group signed a new peace accord Tuesday, pledging to end years of violence and facilitate elections in...
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis will visit the African countries of Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius in early September, the Vatican announced on Wednesday.
17 killed in garbage dump collapse in Mozambique
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Heavy rains triggered the partial collapse of a huge mound of garbage in Mozambique's capital on Monday, killing 17 people who were buried by debris.
Authorities believe more bodies could be buried at the Hulene garbage dump on the outskirts of Maputo, and a search was underway. The garbage in the poor, densely populated area where the disaster happened rose to the height of a three-story building, according to the Portuguese news agency Lusa.
Mozambique passenger jet strikes ‘external body,’ is damaged
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A Mozambique airline says one of its passenger jets struck "an external body" shortly before landing and damaged its fuselage.
LAM Mozambique Airlines tells the Portuguese news agency Lusa that the possibility the plane hit a drone is "a speculation." Authorities are investigating Thursday's incident.
The head of the Civil Aviation Regulatory Authority tells Lusa that it's too early to say what caused the damage to the plane.
MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — India's prime minister on Thursday kicked off a four-nation African tour on a continent where China's presence has been strong, including countries that haven't been visited by an Indian leader in more than three decades.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's trip is meant to raise India's profile in energy, trade and investment. He started in Mozambique, tweeting the news of his arrival in Portuguese, the official language: "Starting my tour of Africa...