Samora Machel Jr Running for Mayor of Mozambique's Capital
After not being considered as the ruling Frelimo Party's mayoral candidate of Maputo in Mozambique's upcoming local elections, to be held on October 15, the son of the country's first president, Samora Machel Junior has decided to contest outside of the party - but four candidates on his coalition list claim they were included in the list against their will, and that their signatures were forged.
Samora Machel Jr.
First Frelimo Split in 40 Years as Samito Jumps Ship
Mozambique News Reports And Clippings, 20 August 2018
Samora Machel Junior ("Samito"), a member of the Frelimo Central Committee and the son of Mozambique’s first President, Samora Moises Machel, and Josina Machel, is standing… Read more »
Samora Machel's Son Running for Mayor of Maputo
AIM, 14 August 2018
Samora Machel Junior (known as Samito), the son of Mozambique's first President, Samora Moises Machel, on Tuesday entered the race for Mayor of Maputo, as an independent. Read more »
Luisa Diogo Downplays Candidacy of Machel Junior
AIM, 16 August 2018
Some senior figures in Mozambique's ruling Frelimo Party are putting a brave face on the decision by Central Committee member Samora Machel Junior ("Samito"), the son of the… Read more »
The detailed calendar for Mozambique's general elections has been approved following a breakthrough in peace negotiations between the Filipe Nyusi-led government and main ... Read more »
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