Mozambique's Opposition Boycotts Parliament

The country's main opposition party and former rebel movement Renamo has walked out of parliament in a protest over constitutional amendments.

  • Mozambique:  Renamo Boycotts Commission On Constitution

    Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique, 19 December 2012

    Mozambique’s main opposition party, the former rebel movement Renamo, on Wednesday once again boycotted a report from the parliamentary ad-hoc commission drawing up ... read more »

Photo: Renamo

Leader of the Mozambican National Resistance, Afonso Dhlakama.

  • Mozambique:  No Result From Third Government-Renamo Meeting

    Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique, 18 December 2012

    Delegations from the Mozambican government and from the country’s main opposition party, the former rebel movement Renamo, concluded a third round of talks on Monday, ... read more »

  • Mozambique:  Opposition Misreads the Budget - Again

    Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique, 13 December 2012

    Mozambican Finance Minister Manuel Chang on Thursday rejected opposition claims that the 2013 budget he presented to the country’s parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, ... read more »

  • Mozambique:  Electoral Laws Discussed - No Renamo Boycott

    Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique, 11 December 2012

    The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Tuesday passed amended electoral legislation, and, contrary to the threats made last week by Afonso Dhlakama, leader of ... read more »

  • Mozambique:  No Advance in Government-Renamo Talks

    Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique, 11 December 2012

    The dialogue between the Mozambican government and the main opposition party, the former rebel movement Renamo, made no headway on Monday after failure to reach any agreement on ... read more »

  • Mozambique:  Assembly Passes Bill on Elections Commission

    Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique, 11 December 2012

    The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Tuesday, approved the joint proposal from the ruling Frelimo Party and the Mozambique Democratic Movement (MDM) on the ... read more »

  • Mozambique:  Second Meeting Between Government and Renamo

    Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique, 10 December 2012

    Delegations from the Mozambican government and from the country’s largest opposition party, the former rebel movement Renamo, met in a Maputo hotel on Monday for a second ... read more »

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