Afonso Dhlakama (Mangunde, Sofala, January 1, 1953), Mozambican politician and leader of RENAMO (Mozambican National Resistance). Afonso Dhlakama is a former vice president of the Centrist Democratic International, an international association, founded in 1961 and based in Brussels, of which RENAMO is a member. Afonso Dhlakama is married to Rosaria Xavier Mbiriakwira Dhlakama and has eight children. Afonso Macacho Marceta Dhlakama biography and profile.
Ossufo Momade is a former guerrilla of the Mozambican National Resistance. He was general secretary of RENAMO between 2005 and 2012, and was later replaced by Manuel Bissopo. Ossufo Momade was born on Nampula Island of Mozambique on January 30, 1961. In 1974, he was incorporated into the Mozambican People’s Liberation Forces (FPLM) following the Lusaka agreements in Nampula. In 1978, he joined the ranks of RENAMO. In 1983, he was promoted to major general and in 1992 to lieutenant general. In 1999, he was elected deputy of the Assembly of the Republic, a position he still holds today. In
Filipe Nyusi was born on February 9, 1959, in Namau, Mueda District, Cabo Delgado province. In 1973 he joined the ranks of the Mozambique Liberation Front. Filipe Nyusi won the presidential election in October 2014 and was inaugurated in January 2015. The story of Nyusi’s life is the story of a man willing to win and will to learn. Filipe Jacinto Nyusi Biography and Profile.