Tom Bowker is a freelance journalist based in Maputo, Mozambique, and co-founder and editor of Zitamar News, an English-language online news source for Mozambique.

Since moving to Mozambique in 2014 after a seven-year career in business journalism in London, he has reported on Mozambique for Bloomberg, Associated Press, The Africa Report, The Financial Mail, This Is Africa, and others.

Basic information

Tom Bowker
Mozambique, business journalism

Supported projects

The Ematum Deal in Mozambique

  • Agriculture
  • Corruption
  • Organised crime

How much of the $850 million budget that the publicly-privately owned Mozambican company Ematum had to purchase a fishing fleet actually went to military hardware?