Former Mozam­bique MP fights ex­tra­di­tion

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Former Mozam­bi­can fi­nance min­is­ter Manuel Chang is chal­leng­ing at­tempts to ex­tra­dite him to the United States for a cor­rup­tion trial. His ex­tra­di­tion hear­ing was un­der way yesterday in South Africa. Mr Chang was ar­rested in South Africa last year at the re­quest of the US gov­ern­ment in re­la­tion to a $2 bil­lion (Dh7.35bn) debt scan­dal that dam­aged Mozam­bique’s econ­omy. The scan­dal af­fected US in­vestors.

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