Pope Francis urged the people of Mozambique on Thursday to nurture their hard-earned peace and strive to provide equal opportunities for all so as not to slip back into civil war.
Pope Francis will visit Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius from Sept. 4-10. Following are some of the highlights of his second trip to sub-Saharan Africa:
Veteran journalist and director of news at eNCA, Ben Said, has died. The well-known South African journalist had re-joined the senior management team at eNCA.
With a handshake and a hug, Mozambique’s leaders hoped on Tuesday to close the book on a decades-long conflict.
The South African national women’s U20 side Basetsana are through to the semi-finals of the inaugural women’s COSAFA Cup U20 Championships with a 3-1 win over Mozambique in Port Elizabeth on Monday.