Mozambique's President sworn in after contested re-election.


Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi (right) was sworn in for a second and final term in the capital Maputo, after a contested election.

Nyusi won re-election in October with 73% of the vote, while the opposition alleged irregularities.

The President has overseen a turbulent period which was marked by an armed insurgency, a corruption scandal and the beginnings of Mozambique becoming a natural gas titan.

Heads of state from Portugal, South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Zambia and Angola were in attendance.

The inauguration comes as the rainy season again brings flooding to parts of Mozambique, which was hit last year by...

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