How Can Zambia Benefit from This Logistics Game-Changer? A major regional transport logistics development… In January 2023, the ministers of transport of Angola, the DR Congo and Zambia signed the Lobito Corridor Transport Facilitation agreement in Lobito, Angola. The objective was to provide an effective and efficient route facilitating the transport of goods within territories […]

Did the Global Campaign Against Fossil Fuels Weaken Tete’s Potential? A fast-growing ‘boom’ town… I visited the Tete area in the Zambezi valley, central Mozambique several times from 2009 to 2013. The reason? So much was happening there. It was a ‘boom’ period. An Australian junior, Riversdale Mining had confirmed findings of steam or thermal […]

Remarkable Achievements in Preserving Wildlife and Natural Rain Forest A sea of green… It was some time in the mid-1980’s, and I was a passenger on a 16-seater aircraft flying from Libreville to Moanda, situated deep in Gabon’s interior. I peered out the window as the plane rose above the outskirts of the Gabonese capital. […]

New Investments and Favourable Regional Developments Mozambique’s ports… Mozambique has a long coastline along the Indian Ocean of some 2 700 kilometres. It is mainly dotted with numerous bays and inlets which serve as small fishing ports such as Mocimboa da Praia in the far north in Cabo Delgado Province. Some are large enough to serve […]