Maputo fights losing battle to bring Manuel Chang to justice on home turf

Manuel Chang, former finance minister of Mozambique, appears at the Kempton Park Magistrates court on 8 January 2019.
Manuel Chang, former finance minister of Mozambique, appears at the Kempton Park Magistrates court on 8 January 2019. © Wikus DE WET / AFP
The Mozambican government has made a last-ditch attempt to stop its former finance minister Manuel Chang being extradited from South Africa to the United States on charges of corruption. But Pretoria no longer has its back in this affair, and its chances of success are slim. [...] (598 words)
Issue dated 19/10/2022 Reading time 3 minutes
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