Latest articles on Mozambique Country Report 2014

New kid may shake up Mozambique’s party politics

Tired of the fighting between Renamo and Frelimo, voters could turn to the Mozambique Democratic Movement on October 15.

Mozambique’s port of slums

Most of the citizens in capital city Maputo don't have access to basic municipal services, and malnutrition is rife.

The do’s and don’ts of land rights in Mozambique

Legal frameworks protect the land rights of communities in Mozambique, while duats allow their holders to use land for authorised purposes.

New wildlife commission targets rhino horn syndicates

A new international justice commission based in The Hague is to deal with criminals who smuggle rhino horns through Mozambique.

For policy, suffer the little children of Mozambique

Mozambique needs to invest in its children if the resource curse is to be transformed into a mineral wealth dividend.

Mozambique: New president, same old guises?

Incoming president Filipe Nyusi says he seeks continuity, but he is unlikely to dance to Armando Guebuza's tune.

Polarised Mozambican media at the state’s mercy

Public mouthpieces favour Frelimo but the others root largely for the opposition parties.

Mozambique’s mining boom damns the poorest

The Mozambican mining industry has joined the list of resource curses that hit the country's poorer citizens.

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Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

AG’s report reveals the municipalities where money goes to waste

Municipalities are in complete disarray, with many of them flagged by the auditor-general for deliberate lack of accountability and tolerance for transgressions by political and administrative leadership while billions are squandered.

Press Releases

Municipal audit outcomes reveal public sector financial management must be professionalised

SAICA calls for a review of the mandatory minimum skills and qualifications required for all key financial management positions within the public sector

Eleven ways to protect yourself against fraud

While financial services firms work continuously to improve security, fraudsters are always devising new plans to circumvent the latest safety measures

Security and Compliance Evolution in the Data Revolution

Organisations must adopt a risk-based approach to compliance and rely on technology to mitigate that risk and on people and process controls as well

Covid-19 vs Child Nutrition

Children are being impacted severely across the world because of things such as reduced immunisation as health services prioritise treating Covid-19 cases

MTN’s network innovation sees 5G launched at 100 sites countrywide

MTN South Africa has launched its widely accessible 5G network – the first of MTN’s 21 operations across Africa and the Middle East

Economic ramifications of Covid-19

There is an opportunity for business and government in collaboration to galvanise and work together, and present ourselves as a viable destination for investment

BCX empowers its finance staff with professional accounting qualifications

'For the finance function to go beyond the numbers we need to be professional and we cannot leave out the financial control experts'

Ensuring no prospective CA(SA) is left behind

Sizwe Nxasana talks about the macro-economic impact our country will suffer if the accountancy profession fails to transform its pipeline in the pandemic

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