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Masoud, Blackberry named in Stars squad for Mozambique friendly.

The international friendly match is on September 2 in Maputo.

- Daily Nation - KE

Molecule increases pregnancy rate and number of offspring in cattle.

Researchers at Inprenha Biotecnologia, a company based in Jaboticabal, São Paulo State, Brazil, working in partnership with colleagues at the University of São Paulo's Ribeirão Preto School of Pharmaceutical Sciences , have discovered a molecule that can increase bovine pregnancy rates and reduce early embryo loss. ...

- PhysOrg - NL

Angola Bans Activist Demonstrations Ahead of Elections.

Angolan authorities have moved to ban protests and demonstrations by groups not running in next week's parliamentary elections. Expand Samussuku' Chiconda required stitches on his forehead after police officers beat him with batons, Luanda, February 24, 2017. © 2017 Luaty Beirao The August 23 elections will take place in ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

Mustang ruby inventory grows to 147 000 ct.

ASX-listed Mustang Resources' ruby inventory at the Montepuez project, in Mozambique, has grown to 147 052 ct, on track for reaching the targeted 200 000 ct to be sold at the company's inaugural auction in October. The growing inventory is, in part, the result of work to increase water supply to the upgraded bulk sample ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

More than 9 million people already displaced globally in 2017.

Source: Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Country: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Botswana, Central African Republic, China, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Gambia, India, Iraq, Madagascar, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nigeria, Peru, Philippines, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Syrian Arab Republic, World Of the 9.1 million new ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Mining contractors progressing work at Xtract's Mozambique gold project, alluvial mining to ...

The mining contractor activity at Aim-listed Xtract Resources' Manica concession area, in Mozambique, is progressing favourably', with initial mining of the alluvial gold deposits expected to start at the end of this month, the company reported on Wednesday. Xtract's Mozambique subsidiary Explorator concluded mining ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

Savannah kicks off Mutamba pilot plant construction.

Construction has started on the 20 t/h pilot plant for a bulk metallurgical testwork programme at Aim-listed Savannah Resources' Mutamba project, in Mozambique. Mineral sands engineering company Anubis Mocambique Limitada has been appointed to undertake the work, with the pilot plant set to produce bulk samples of ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

Graça: Women must be catalyst for positive change.

Former Education Minister of Mozambique and global advocate for health and women's rights, Ms Graça Machel has called upon women in Africa to be catalyst for positive change.

- TheCitizen - TZ