Mozambique's economy drifts on to the rocks

Maputo (AFP) – “There’ll be no festive season,” grumbles a greengrocer in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, where the economy has taken a nosedive and the local currency has hit a historic low against the dollar. Lourdes Mutembene hopes to sell a kilogramme of tomatoes for 60 meticals (1.1 euros / $1.2), compared with 35 […]