A member of the State Council, Antonio Muchanga, told us to have already discussed several times with the president Armando Guebuza, on the waves of abductions and baleamento plaguing citizens of Asian origin in the city of Maputo.
"I have spoken several times with the head of state on these issues. I remember that one of the times, but the last time I spoke with President Guebuza on crime, was the week that Ayob Mohamed was arrested in Swaziland with thousands of U.S. dollars, "he said Muchanga, in an interview. He added that he talked seriously about this issue and the president would have ensured that in addition to the State Council that a member Muchanga, there was another, the Defence and Security Council. This matter would be scheduled and discussed at this council.
"I know this board has met, but they have not had access to the decisions taken there. The situation is precarious, witnessed rapes and murders, "he laments.
Antonio Muchanga says that "the police has no moral authority to act."
"There is new since I have just discovered. For example, a Police are recruited in Zambezia, has been working in Maputo and the past 10 years is considered domiciled in Maputo. If you have a clear bottom and die here, has no right to be transferred to his province. Social services must be present especially in times of distress. There are policemen who die and take 10 or 15 days without being buried because it is discussing with the families. "" Another issue is the lack of specialists in for this new type of crime, "he added.
This member of the State Council said that "despite citizens being kidnapped and shot of Asian origin, they are Mozambican entrepreneurs who have the right to life." He denounced this form of relaxation Police admit there is some bias in the treatment of these episodes.
Muchanga argues that "the perpetrators of these crimes must be brought to court." Muchanda says that "the authorities get to watch because it is a situation that occurs among Asians."
Moreover Antonio Muchanga calls for "if someone has debts with another person, you should use other mechanisms that would allow clear that each one may recover its share. Call for debtors to pay their debts to avoid these situations, "disse.Este member of the State admits that people are being abducted and killed because they are" settling of accounts ". Antonio Muchanga calls for you to treat these debt issues in court. (C Saúte)