Why Was the State of the Nation Address Postponed From 14 to 20 July?

[Foroyaa] This is the question that many are asking. The media houses received an announcement that the president was going to address the National Assembly on 14 July 2017.

[Foroyaa] This is the question that many are asking. The media houses received an announcement that the president was going to address the National Assembly on 14 July 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Switzerland – 2 Gambians Testify in Former Interior Minister’s Pre-Trial Investigation

[Foroyaa] Trial International’s attorney Bénédict De Moerloose said 2 Gambian victims had already arrived in Switzerland whose testimonies were collected by the Office of the Federal Prosecutor as investigations continue into the case of former Gambian Interior Minister Ousman Sonko.

[Foroyaa] Trial International's attorney Bénédict De Moerloose said 2 Gambian victims had already arrived in Switzerland whose testimonies were collected by the Office of the Federal Prosecutor as investigations continue into the case of former Gambian Interior Minister Ousman Sonko.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UXO Detonation Leaves Darfur Teen in Coma

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -A 13-year-old Darfur boy is in serious condition at El Fasher Hospital after an item of unexploded ordnance (UXO) detonated while he was paying on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -A 13-year-old Darfur boy is in serious condition at El Fasher Hospital after an item of unexploded ordnance (UXO) detonated while he was paying on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfur Bar Assoc – ‘UN Country Team Statement Exceeds Mandate’

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The Darfur Bar Association has criticised a statement issued by the UN Country Team (UNCT) in Sudan, citing hopes that Washington will finally cancel the economic sanctions on Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The Darfur Bar Association has criticised a statement issued by the UN Country Team (UNCT) in Sudan, citing hopes that Washington will finally cancel the economic sanctions on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Omdurman Eye Hospital Resumes Operations

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -The Makkah Eye Complex in Omdurman, where 34 patients were partially or permanently blinded in February, has resumed operations after a stop of five months.

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -The Makkah Eye Complex in Omdurman, where 34 patients were partially or permanently blinded in February, has resumed operations after a stop of five months.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Campaign Against Unlicensed Vehicles Begins in Central Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -On Wednesday the high committee for collection of arms and unlicensed vehicles in Zalingei in Central Darfur announced the start of its campaign in all localities of the state to conduct an inventory of the unlicensed vehicles.

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -On Wednesday the high committee for collection of arms and unlicensed vehicles in Zalingei in Central Darfur announced the start of its campaign in all localities of the state to conduct an inventory of the unlicensed vehicles.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudanese Pound Continues Plunge in Wake of U.S. Sanctions Decision

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Street prices for a US Dollar rose to an unprecedented 20 Sudanese Pounds on Khartoum’s parallel market on Tuesday, and initial reports following the postponement of a US decision to lift economic sanctions, say that the Pound…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Street prices for a US Dollar rose to an unprecedented 20 Sudanese Pounds on Khartoum's parallel market on Tuesday, and initial reports following the postponement of a US decision to lift economic sanctions, say that the Pound continues to fall.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Nation, Ghana Celebrate Radio Telescope Milestone

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) has reached yet another milestone, with a significant development that cements the way towards the second phase construction of the colossal telescope.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) has reached yet another milestone, with a significant development that cements the way towards the second phase construction of the colossal telescope.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa