Mozambique and Shell sign MoU on local use of Rovuma Basin gas


nsnbc : Mozambican Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Leticia Klemens, and the Vice-President of Shell, Clare Harris, have signed a memorandum of understanding on Rovuma Basin gas in Maputo on Monday. The parties agreed to allocating gas from the Rovuma Basin for domestic use in Mozambique. The signing of the MoU follows up on the results of More...

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Renamo president Alfonso Dhlakama  (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, June 18th, 2017

Dhlakama complains Mozambican government too slow at withdrawing troops

nsnbc : Alfonso Dhlakama, the president of the Mozambican party Renamo and its illegal armed wing, has again complained that the government is too slow at withdrawing troops from positions around the Gorongosa More...

Said Islam Qaddafi in Zintan, 2016 (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, June 11th, 2017

Saif Islam Qaddafi freed in Libya ?

nsnbc : Saif Islam Qaddafi, the son of the late Libyan leader Col Muammar Qaddafi, has reportedly been freed from by the militia in Zintan that has kept him imprisoned – but also protected him, since he was More...

Solar energy in Mozambique (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

EAIF backs largest sub-Saharan solar power plant outside South Africa in Mozambique

nsnbc : The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) which is part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), has signed a Participation Agreement with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) More...

ENI CEO Claudio Descalzi_Maputo_Mozambique_Jun 2017
By nsnbc On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

ENI launched multi-billion dollar gas project in Mozambique

nsnbc : The Italian energy company Eni has signed an $8 billion deal on Thursday to develop a Mozambican off-shore gas field. Mozambican President Felipe Nyusi and ENI’ CEO Claudio Descalzi were among the More...

Ugandan worker picking tea as exports in the country grows. Reuters/James Akena
By nsnbc On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

What Uganda needs to do to manufacture more and crack export markets

Sarah Logan (TC) : Four years ago, Uganda adopted a social and economic development plan aimed at creating jobs and raising incomes. The plan acknowledges that Uganda must boost manufacturing, improve its services More...

Felipe Nyusi_May 2017_Mozambique
By nsnbc On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Nyusi briefed Mozambican parties on peace process and withdrawal of armed forces

nsnbc : Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday met with representatives of several political parties, to brief them about the peace process between the State and Renamo, and the withdrawal of military forces More...

Bodies of victims killed when gunmen stormed a bus in Minya, Egypt, May 26, 2017. Photo courtesy Minya governorate media office.
By nsnbc On Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Egyptian air force strikes insurgents in Libya in response to killing of Copts in Minya

nsnbc : The Egyptian air force responded to a machine-gun attack that killed dozens of Coptic Christians in the country Friday, with air strikes against bases in Libya where Islamist gunmen were believed to be More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Former Mozambican Justice Minister to be tried for abuse of office and undue remuneration

nsnbc : Former Mozambican Justice Minister Abduremane Lino de Almeida, will have to face trial for abuse of office and undue remuneration. A first trial date at the Kampfumo Judicial Court in the Mozambican capital Maputo More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Egypt to “regulate” its nuclear Russian roulette

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Egyptian parliament’s Energy and Environment Committee is discussing a proposed law aimed to regulate the construction of nuclear power plants. Omitted from the discourse is More...