Al – Dawalab Stresses Sudan Commitment With Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

[SNA] Khartoum -The Federal Minister of Security and Social Development, Masha’air al-Dawalab, has asserted the Sudan’s commitment to the “Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction”.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Federal Minister of Security and Social Development, Masha'air al-Dawalab, has asserted the Sudan's commitment to the "Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Parliament Hears Statement of National Prime Minister On Government Performance

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice – President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, Monday presented a statement on the performance of his cabinet in the past period before the National Assembly.

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice - President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, Monday presented a statement on the performance of his cabinet in the past period before the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

African Insect Scientists Association Conference to Strengthen Relations, Supports Research Activities

[SNA] Medni -The Federal Minister of Agriculture and Forests, Dr. Abdul- Lateef al-Ejeemi, asserted the presidency concern with convention of the conference of the African Insects Scientist Association in the Sudan after 30 years, lauding contributions…

[SNA] Medni -The Federal Minister of Agriculture and Forests, Dr. Abdul- Lateef al-Ejeemi, asserted the presidency concern with convention of the conference of the African Insects Scientist Association in the Sudan after 30 years, lauding contributions of the association in boosting relations between its members, supporting the scientific researches and guidance activities in the insects' field.

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Trade Minister Calls for Utilization of Sudan’s Resources for Economic Sanctions Post-Lifting Period

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Trade Hatim Al-Sir has called for utilization of Sudan resources, historical relations and strategic location to achieve comprehensive development in the coming stage, especially after the lifting of economic sanctions.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Trade Hatim Al-Sir has called for utilization of Sudan resources, historical relations and strategic location to achieve comprehensive development in the coming stage, especially after the lifting of economic sanctions.

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Prof. Abdulmalik Mohamed Abdul-Rahman Elected Member of Best Arab Award Committee 2017

[SNA] Khartoum -The Executive Committee and the General Secretariat of the best Arab award for the year 2017, in its last meeting, have unanimously selected, former chancellor of Khartoum University, the lecturer of Theoretical Physics and Mathematics …

[SNA] Khartoum -The Executive Committee and the General Secretariat of the best Arab award for the year 2017, in its last meeting, have unanimously selected, former chancellor of Khartoum University, the lecturer of Theoretical Physics and Mathematics Sciences and Engineering at the university, Prof. Abdul-Malik Mohamed Abdul-Rahman member of the award's committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

An Election Delay Can Help Avert Crisis

[ICG] The rerun of Kenya’s presidential elections scheduled on 26 October risks escalating a political crisis, as the main opposition leader has withdrawn and the risk of violence is high. The election commission should seek from the Supreme Court a 30…

[ICG] The rerun of Kenya's presidential elections scheduled on 26 October risks escalating a political crisis, as the main opposition leader has withdrawn and the risk of violence is high. The election commission should seek from the Supreme Court a 30-45 day delay to the vote. Kenya's political leaders should support such an extension and commit to participate.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stop Insulting Mugabe, Minister Murinhiri Warns War Vets

[New Zimbabwe] While Zanu PF accepts that it has made many mistakes it will, however, never allow anyone to tell them that President Robert Mugabe is too old rule, says Mashonaland East resident minister, Ambrose Mutinhiri.

[New Zimbabwe] While Zanu PF accepts that it has made many mistakes it will, however, never allow anyone to tell them that President Robert Mugabe is too old rule, says Mashonaland East resident minister, Ambrose Mutinhiri.

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Innovation for Climate-Smart Agriculture Key to Ending Hunger

[IPS] Nairobi -Some parts of Kenya are reeling from the effects of probably the worst drought in the last 20 years. With nearly 3.4 million people food insecure, Kenya’s food security prognosis looks gloomy, with climate change and natural resource dep…

[IPS] Nairobi -Some parts of Kenya are reeling from the effects of probably the worst drought in the last 20 years. With nearly 3.4 million people food insecure, Kenya's food security prognosis looks gloomy, with climate change and natural resource depletion set to pose even greater risks in the long term.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Woman Demands Compensation for Poisoned Cattle

[The Herald] A 38-year-old Shurugwi woman is demanding compensation from a local miner after her four cattle died allegedly after drinking cyanide-contaminated water from a gold mine tanks. Mrs Blessed Mavavire has since approached the police in Shurug…

[The Herald] A 38-year-old Shurugwi woman is demanding compensation from a local miner after her four cattle died allegedly after drinking cyanide-contaminated water from a gold mine tanks. Mrs Blessed Mavavire has since approached the police in Shurugwi and obtained an affidavit in which the mine owner, Mr Bobbie Bester is acknowledging and committing himself to compensating Mrs Mavavire for the loss.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe