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ISIS Led Al-Shabab Using Child Soldiers: The Mozambique Crisis

OWP 18 Jun 2024
Recruitment of minors as child soldiers has been banned by Mozambique which purports direct violation of international treaties and human rights laws ... The northern province of Mozambique has been the target of ISIS terror operations since 2017.

Mozambique’s Surging Wage Bill May Delay IMF Payment to 2025

Live Mint 30 May 2024
Against that backdrop, the fund is requesting to keep wage bill spending within the limit set in the 2024 budget law.” The IMF is unlikely to conduct a fresh review before next year should Mozambique ...

HRW: ISIS-linked group in Mozambique used boys for looting

Jurist 16 May 2024
... led by jihadist groups including Ahlu al-Sunnah wal-Jamaah (ASJ), Ansar al-Sunnah, ISISMozambique and al-Shabab, that is aiming to transform the country into an Islamic state by enforcing Sharia law.

Women in Africa face widespread discrimination in family laws

Capital Ethiopia 16 May 2024
Côte d’Ivoire, Mozambique, and South Africa have statutory laws for monogamy, but customary and religious laws and practices continue to recognize polygamy without adequate protections for women in polygamous marriages.

Mozambique’s governing party chooses new leader

Mail Guardian South Africa 11 May 2024
Mozambique’s ... The former political science lecturer and radio presenter, who has a law degree, is the first Frelimo presidential candidate to be born after Mozambique gained independence from Portugal.

Mozambique’s ruling party nominates presidential candidate

Voa News 07 May 2024
MaputoMozambique’s ruling Frelimo party picked Daniel Francisco Chapo, the 47-year-old governor of a southern province, to be its candidate for October’s presidential election, after heated internal debates that lasted three days.

Mozambique: Mozambique - Spotlighting IDPs' Land Access Issues

All Africa 01 May 2024
On 16 July 2020, the President of the Republic of Mozambique triggered the process of land law reform ...

Eye on the Middle East | With the end of Ramzan nearing, has the UNSC’s ...

Hindustan Times 03 Apr 2024
... humanitarian law in Gaza. Led by Mozambique and the other non-permanent members of the Council (E-10), the resolution could only pass because of an abstention by the United States, instead of a veto.

How the UN got caught between the US and Israel

RTE 30 Mar 2024
During the debate, US Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield had called it "non-binding", casting doubt over its enforceability under international law. The Mozambique ambassador speaking on behalf of elected members of Security Council (Photo.

U.S. finally lets ceasefire resolution pass but will not allow enforcement

People's World 26 Mar 2024
Charter, they pointed out, UNSC resolutions have the force of international law and are legally binding on Israel. Pedro Comissario, ambassador from Mozambique, who introduced the resolution, told the U.S.

Will the UN ceasefire resolution stop Israel’s war on Gaza?

Al Jazeera 26 Mar 2024
It emphasises the need for more humanitarian aid flowing into Gaza and on adherence to international law ... Deputy UN spokesperson Farhan Haq added that UNSC resolutions are international law, “so to ...

Mozambican poacher gets 30 years in prison after being found guilty of killing 42 lions 21 Mar 2024
MAPUTO, March 21 (Xinhua) -- Chabane Assuba, a Mozambican poacher, was sentenced to 30 years in prison Thursday after he was convicted of committing crimes against animals protected by law, Mozambique's national Radio Mozambique reported ... Enditem. .

FREE | Read the March 2024 edition of Business Law & Tax

Business Day 18 Mar 2024
On the other side of the border a new labour law came into operation in Mozambique on February 21 and is a welcome update to its employment law framework ... More on these stories and others, available in this month's Business Law & Tax.

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