29 July 2020 – State of emergency extended for the third time

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Civil Defence
Intervention Categories: Legal and Policy; Regulatory Change
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: The President of Mozambique

Overview: The President of the Republic, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, using the powers conferred on him by article 162, promulgated and ordered the publication of the Law Ratifying Presidential Decree number 21/2020, of 26 June, which Extends, for the Third Time, the State of Emergency.
Full details here: https://www.presidencia.gov.mz/por/Actualidade/PR-promulga-Lei-que-Ractifica-o-Decreto-sobre-o-Estado-de-Emergencia

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group