Jose Matemulane

Versions of names: Жозе Матемулани

Jose Matemulane is the President of the Association for Free Research and International Cooperation, a community of "independent" researchers, experts and activists from countries all over the world. He is an Assistant Professor at the Mozambique Pedagogical University in Quelimane, had studied in four Russian universities from 2002 until 2012 and received his doctoral degree from the Saint Petersburg State University. Jose Matemulane disseminates pro-Kremlin propaganda on the social networks and maintains contacts with various Russian actors.


AFRIC observers at the 2018 Zimbabwean general elections

No affiliation

Institutional affiliation to the Association for Free Research and International Cooperation

Official function: Institutional affiliation to Mozambique Pedagogical University

We are here to balance the informational space bringing impartial and reliable opinions free of speculations and attempts to delegitimise the election process.

Our presence in Zimbabwe aims to fulfil the goals of acting as the real embassy of transparency and legitimacy of the upcoming election process,

Corresponding elections

On 30 July 2018, Zimbabwe held general elections to elect the president and members of both houses of parliament. For the first time since 2002, Western institutions sent several missions to monitor the elections in Zimbabwe following the coup d’état in 2017.