Mozambique: Covid-19 Growth Continues, Mainly In Maputo
[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Covid-19 deaths have reached 54 and the total cases 7,757, the Ministry of Health reported today. (27 Sep) Increase in deaths remains exponential, doubling every month. But the number of new cases has slowed, from 214 a day a week ago to 175 a day now. Of 168 new cases, 118 were in Maputo and Matola, which remains the main centre of the epidemic. In contrast, an anti-body blood test survey done by the National Institute of Health in Tete city showed less than 1% of the city's population has or has had Covi (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 29, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Mozambique's Covid-19 Death Toll Now Over 50
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique's National Director of Public Health, Rosa Marlene, on Thursday reported two more deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the death toll in Mozambique since the start of the pandemic to 51. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 25, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Health Minister Concerned At Low Contraceptive Use
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican Health Minister Armindo Tiago on Wednesday expressed concern at the low level of contraceptive use, which results in Mozambique's high fertility rate (5.2 births for every woman of childbearing age, according to the 2017 population census). (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - September 24, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Mozambique: Govt Warns That Beaches Could Be Shut Again
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican government has threatened to shut down the country's beaches again, if people continue to ignore preventive measures against the spread of the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 23, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Epidemological Survey Launched in Beira
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday launched an epidemiological survey in the central city of Beira in order to identify how far the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease has spread through the city. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 23, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Cases Exceed 7,000
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday announced a further death from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and an increase in the number of cases, taking the total past 7,000. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 23, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Prime Minister Launches Cholera Vaccination Campaign
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario urged the population of the northern province of Cabo Delgado to participate in the cholera vaccination campaign that the government launched on Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Most New Covid-19 Cases Are From Maputo
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Ministry of Health on Monday once again warned that the rising number of cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, particularly in Maputo city and province, poses a threat, not only to public health, but also to the country's social and economic stability. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: A Further Two Coronavirus Deaths Reported
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Sunday reported a further two deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Another Coronavirus Death and 103 New Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Friday announced another death from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and 103 new cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 20, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: New Record for Covid-19 Daily Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Wednesday announced two more deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, 111 new hospitalisations and a record number of new cases in a single day. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Tobacco Company Reduces Prodution
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique Leaf Tobacco (MLT) plans to reduce its tobacco production in the northern province of Niassa, in the next agricultural campaign, because of the added difficulties of selling tobacco during the Covid-19 pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 16, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Two More Covid-19 Deaths and Record Number of Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday announced two more deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and a new record for the number of cases diagnosed in a single 24 hour period. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 16, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: 'We Are Struggling Alone' - Farmers Hit Hard by Covid-19 Restrictions
[IPS] Chokwe, Mozambique -- High fuel prices and transportation costs isolated Mozambique's farmers from one of their biggest markets while the country's growing debt and economic crisis strained the budgets of many. But restrictions imposed by President Filipe Nyusi's government in response to the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened food security as farmers have been unable to get their produce to market. This is the first in a two-part series. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 16, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: 368,000 People Displaced in Northern and Central Mozambique
[AIM] Maputo -- The attacks by islamist terrorists in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, and by the self-styled "Renamo Military Junta" in the central provinces of Manica and Sofala, have displaced more than 368,000 people from their homes, according to Luisa Meque, general director of the country's relief agency, the National Disaster Management Institute (INGC). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 15, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Coronavirus Epidemic Not Yet At Its Peak
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities believe the country is still a long way from reaching the peak of infection by the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 15, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Epidemiological Survey Begins in Matola
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Health Ministry on Monday launched an epidemiological survey in the southern city of Matola, in an attempt to gain a better understanding of the spread of the Covid-19 respiratory disease in the city. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 14, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Second Foot and Mouth Outbreak in Mozambique
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican livestock authorities have detected a second outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease, this time in Angonia district, in the western province of Tete. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 14, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Largest Number of Covid-19 Cases in a Single Day Recorded
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Sunday reported a further 229 cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, the largest number of cases so far recorded in a single day. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 14, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: A Further 86 Covid-19 Cases, Over Half in Maputo and Matola
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Health authorities on Friday announced that a further 86 cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease have been diagnosed, bring the total since the start of the pandemic to 4,918. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 14, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Four More Coronavirus Deaths Reported
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities announced on Saturday that a further four people have died from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the death toll since the start of the pandemic to 35. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 14, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Three More Covid-19 Deaths Reported
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique's National Director of Public Health, Rosa Marlene, on Thursday announced that three more Covid-19 patients have died of the disease, bringing the total death toll to 31. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 11, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Death Toll Rises to 28
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday announced a further death from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the known death toll to 28. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 9, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Identity Card Production Halted By Covid-19
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique's National Civil Identification Directorate (DNIC) has temporarily closed down the Maputo factory that produces the country's identity cards, after a case of the Covid-19 respiratory disease was detected among its work force. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 8, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Leads to Collapse in Turnover in Business
[AIM] Maputo -- Business turnover in most Mozambican enterprises collapsed by 50 per cent or more during the state of emergency decreed by the government to restrict the spread of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, according to a survey of the impact of Covid-19 on business carried out by the National Statistics Institute (INE). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 8, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Bicycle-Taxi Drivers Exposed to Coronavirus Risk
[AIM] Maputo -- Quelimane (Mozambique), 4 Sep (AIM) - Health workers and the drivers of bicycle-taxis are the professional groups most exposed to the risk of contamination by the Covid-19 respiratory disease in the city of Quelimane, capital of the central Mozambican province of Zambezia. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 5, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Another Coronavirus Death and 90 New Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Thursday reported another death from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the total death toll to 26. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 5, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Swedish Grant Against Covid-19
[AIM] Maputo -- The Swedish government has granted a million US dollars to support the efforts to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in the southern Mozambican provinces of Gaza and Inhambane. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 3, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Two More Covid-19 Deaths
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities announced on Wednesday that two more people have died from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the known death toll to 25. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 3, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Health Minister Calls for Further Market Reorganisation
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican Health Minister Armindo Tiago on Monday stressed that the Maputo city authorities must continue to reorganise the markets in the capital, after an epidemiological survey showed that they remain a key pole for the spread of the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 1, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: 95 New Covid-19 Cases, Mostly in Maputo City and Province
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique's Deputy National Director of Public Health, Benigna Matsinhe, on Monday announced that a further 95 cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease have been diagnosed, the vast majority of them in Maputo city and province. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 1, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Should Not Cause Neglect of HIV/Aids
[AIM] Maputo -- The Executive Secretary of Mozambique's National AIDS Council (CNCS), Francisco Mbofana, warned on Monday that, despite the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the health authorities and the public at large must step up the campaigns against HIV/AIDS. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - August 31, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mozambique: 3.79 Per Cent of Maputo Residents Exposed to Coronavirus
[AIM] Maputo -- An epidemiological survey undertaken in Maputo by the National Health Institute (INS) shows that 3.79 per cent of the capital's residents have antibodies to the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 31, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Coronavirus Death Toll Reaches 23
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Ministry of Health on Sunday announced another death from the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 31, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Production in Nampula Down By 20%, Says Nyusi
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi declared on Saturday that overall production in the northern province of Nampula has fallen by 20 per cent because of the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 30, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Another Coovid-19 Death and 63 New Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Saturday announced a further death from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, raising the total number of known deaths since the start of the pandemic to 22. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 30, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Maputo City Has Almost 60% of Covid-19 Active Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- Maputo city now has almost a thousand active cases of the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 28, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Malawi: Mwanza, Moatize Councils Hold Bilateral Talks On Covid-19
[Malawi News Agency] Mwanza, August 27, Mwanza District Council and their counterparts from Moatize in Mozambique have agreed to work together in the fight against further spread of the novel Corona virus (Covid-19) pandemic among communities in the two districts. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 27, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Great Majority of New Covid-19 Cases Are in Maputo City
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Wednesday announced the diagnosis of a further 82 cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, three quarters of them in Maputo city. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 27, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Partners Provide Over U.S.$448 Million To Meet Needs Arising From Covid-19
[AIM] Maputo -- Donors and financing agencies have so far disbursed 448.54 million dollars in response to the Mozambican government's request for 700 million dollars to meet the needs arising from the Covid-19 pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 27, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: 68 New Covid-19 Cases and 148 Recoveries
[AIM] Maputo -- Maputo, 26 (AIM) - The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday announced the diagnosis of 68 new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, but also the full recovery of 148 Covid-19 patients. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 26, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Mozambican Covid-19 Death Rate Remains Low
[AIM] Maputo -- Of all the countries in southern Africa with reliable statistics, Mozambique remains the one with the lowest death rate from the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 25, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Another Covid-19 Death and 45 New Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- Another patient has died of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, bringing the death toll to 21, the National Director of Public Health, Rosa Marlene, announced on Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 25, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Protecting People From Conflict, Cyclones and Covid-19
[UN News] By the UN Resident Coordinator Myrta Kaulard, Laura Tomm-Bonde, IOM Chief of Mission and Samuel Chakwera, UNHCR Resident Representative, all based in Mozambique. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 24, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Mozambique Responds to Gender-Based Violence in the Context of Covid-19
[Spotlight Initiative] The Government of Mozambique, the European Union (EU) and the United Nations (UN) approved the 2020 Annual Work Plan of the EU-funded Spotlight Initiative to end violence and harmful practices against women and girls, amid new challenges brought by COVID-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 21, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: A Further 54 Coronavirus Cases Diagnosed
[AIM] Maputo -- The number of confirmed cases in Mozambique of the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease has now topped 3,000, according to a Wednesday press release from the Ministry of Health. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 20, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Mozambique's Business Sector Losses $453 Million
[The Exchange] The Mozambique business sector reported a loss of $453 million in the first half of 2020 due to the pandemic of COVID-19, the Confederation of Economic Associations of Mozambique (CTA) said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 20, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Clandestine Bars Closed Down
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican government's National Inspectorate of Economic Activities (INAE) has suspended 225 clandestine bars and establishments of nocturnal entertainment throughout the country that were failing to observe measures to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, or were violating their opening hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 19, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Higher Education Institutions Reopen
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican government claimed on Tuesday that most institutions of higher education had reopened earlier that day, after they had shown the authorities that their water supply and sanitation systems are adequate to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 19, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Number of Covid-19 Cases Almost 3,000
[AIM] Maputo -- The number of infections in Mozambique by the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease has now reached almost 3,000, with the health authorities on Tuesday announcing 77 new cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 19, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news