Only Prison in West Darfur ‘Inhumane, Might Collapse’

[Radio Dabanga] Ardamata -The only prison in West Darfur is deemed ‘not suitable’ for prisoners, a delegation from a Sudanese parliamentary human rights committee found this week.

[Radio Dabanga] Ardamata -The only prison in West Darfur is deemed 'not suitable' for prisoners, a delegation from a Sudanese parliamentary human rights committee found this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

North Darfur Water Pumps Need Repairs for Summer

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -A drinking water crisis looms in Zamzam camp for displaced people in El Fasher, according to community leaders. “Many water pumps are non-operative.”

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -A drinking water crisis looms in Zamzam camp for displaced people in El Fasher, according to community leaders. "Many water pumps are non-operative."

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfuri Protesters Sentenced in Quick Court Case

[Radio Dabanga] Wad Medani -A criminal court has charged sixteen university students for carrying out a protest in El Gezira, without them having an attorney. The sentence, 40 lashes for each accused, was carried out immediately after the verdict on Th…

[Radio Dabanga] Wad Medani -A criminal court has charged sixteen university students for carrying out a protest in El Gezira, without them having an attorney. The sentence, 40 lashes for each accused, was carried out immediately after the verdict on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Authorities ‘Deliberately Delays’ Trial Against Mudawi – Lawyer

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The authorities’ dealing with complaints against the detention of human rights activist Dr Mudawi Ibrahim are deliberately delaying procedures, the defence lawyer claimed. The security authorities have misguided a woman who we…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The authorities' dealing with complaints against the detention of human rights activist Dr Mudawi Ibrahim are deliberately delaying procedures, the defence lawyer claimed. The security authorities have misguided a woman who went on a hunger strike until she can visit her detained son.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Security Council and Region Must ‘Speak With One Voice,’ End Suffering in South Sudan – UN Chief

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today stressed the need for the leadership of South Sudan to achieve an immediate cessation of hostilities, restore the peace process and ensure unrestricted humanitarian access in order to pull the world’s youngest country back from the abyss, and back from a widening famine.

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today stressed the need for the leadership of South Sudan to achieve an immediate cessation of hostilities, restore the peace process and ensure unrestricted humanitarian access in order to pull the world's youngest country back from the abyss, and back from a widening famine.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

‘We Can No Longer Turn Our Backs’ On Communities Affected By Migration Crisis in Libya – UN Agency Chief

[UN News] The top United Nations migration official is visiting Tripoli to discuss the complex migration and displacement situation with hopes of shoring up technical support to foster a stable environment.

[UN News] The top United Nations migration official is visiting Tripoli to discuss the complex migration and displacement situation with hopes of shoring up technical support to foster a stable environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Official Says 80 Percent of Livestock Dead in Somaliland

[VOA] Authorities in the breakaway republic of Somaliland say at least 80 percent of the region’s livestock have died due to the crippling drought that has also killed dozens of people and forced thousands into displaced persons camps.

[VOA] Authorities in the breakaway republic of Somaliland say at least 80 percent of the region's livestock have died due to the crippling drought that has also killed dozens of people and forced thousands into displaced persons camps.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia