Mozambique: Opposition Scraps Election Boycott Threat

[AEP]Mozambique’s main opposition party said Thursday it no longer planned to boycott upcoming elections, amid a violent conflict with the government, prompting a delay in the start of registration.Renamo MP and chief negotiator,Saimon Macuiane said his party will register and contest the local and national polls.For month,s Renamo supporters and government forces have clashed in Mozambique’s central province, skirmishes which faintly echo the country’s brutal 16-year civil war.