Economic Crisis – Sudanese Communist Party Predicts ‘Serious Medical Repercussions’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The health sector of the Sudanese Communist Party in Khartoum has warned of the repercussions of the economic and political crisis that the country is undergoing on health services.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The health sector of the Sudanese Communist Party in Khartoum has warned of the repercussions of the economic and political crisis that the country is undergoing on health services.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Fuel Shortage, Finance Woes Threaten Crops in Agricultural Projects

[Radio Dabanga] El Gezira -The El Gezira and El Managil Agricultural Scheme has warned of the failure of planting sorghum, groundnut and cotton in the current agricultural season because of the increasing prices of production inputs, the acute fuel cri…

[Radio Dabanga] El Gezira -The El Gezira and El Managil Agricultural Scheme has warned of the failure of planting sorghum, groundnut and cotton in the current agricultural season because of the increasing prices of production inputs, the acute fuel crisis, delay in preparation for the agricultural season and the low prices of crops.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Journalist Abiri’ Arrested for Pipeline Vandalism, Oil Theft

[Guardian] Mr. Jones Abiri, the man said to have been arrested by the Department of State Services, DSS, is not a journalist and does not belong to any chapel of the Nigerian Union of Journlists, Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the P…

[Guardian] Mr. Jones Abiri, the man said to have been arrested by the Department of State Services, DSS, is not a journalist and does not belong to any chapel of the Nigerian Union of Journlists, Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity clarified Thursday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Have Filed Over 500 Cases on Graft, Says DPP Haji

[Nation] The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji has revealed there are 508 corruption cases involving 1,462 accused persons his office has filed since 2013 which are estimated at a total value of Sh60 billion.

[Nation] The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji has revealed there are 508 corruption cases involving 1,462 accused persons his office has filed since 2013 which are estimated at a total value of Sh60 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The Real Task After the Crisis

[Foroyaa] The real task is to make the institutions to work if a successful transition is to be achieved. It is not enough to have an abstract National Development Plan. The fundamental fact is to acknowledge the transitional role of the government whi…

[Foroyaa] The real task is to make the institutions to work if a successful transition is to be achieved. It is not enough to have an abstract National Development Plan. The fundamental fact is to acknowledge the transitional role of the government which obliged it to engage in close consultation with all stakeholders in order to identify all challenges and develop policies, action plans or measures where applicable to address them.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

3 Ways Cities Can Adapt to Changing Climates

[The Conversation Africa] Cape Town’s “Day Zero” experience – the prospect of dam levels dropping dangerously low, taps running dry and water rations being distributed from public collection points – speaks powerfully to the urgency and complexity of c…

[The Conversation Africa] Cape Town's "Day Zero" experience - the prospect of dam levels dropping dangerously low, taps running dry and water rations being distributed from public collection points - speaks powerfully to the urgency and complexity of climate change adaptation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Another Casuality of the Faraba Banta Incident

[Foroyaa] The death toll on the Faraba Banta incident has risen to three. Amadou Nyang Jawo, the third victim of the incident, passed away in the morning of Wednesday June 20th 2018, at The Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH). The late Nyang…

[Foroyaa] The death toll on the Faraba Banta incident has risen to three. Amadou Nyang Jawo, the third victim of the incident, passed away in the morning of Wednesday June 20th 2018, at The Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH). The late Nyang Jawo, suffered serious gunshot wounds sustained during Monday's protest against sand mining in Faraba Banta, that put his life in a critical state. Momodou Jammeh, the Public Relations Officer of the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital, confirmed the information to

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nigeria Is Not Ready to Hold Free and Fair Elections Next Year. Here’s Why

[The Conversation Africa] The 2019 presidential elections in Nigeria will be the country’s sixth since 1999, when it shifted to democracy after a long period of military rule. Most of these elections have been tarnished by acts of violence – including …

[The Conversation Africa] The 2019 presidential elections in Nigeria will be the country's sixth since 1999, when it shifted to democracy after a long period of military rule. Most of these elections have been tarnished by acts of violence - including attacks on politicians - and vote rigging often influences the results.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria