Amabhungane – BLF-Linked Disruption of #GuptaLeaks Town Hall Discussion Deplorable

[Daily Maverick] Daily Maverick does not normally republish statements but the behaviour of people linked to Black First Land First (BLF) on Thursday night at the amaBhungane town discussion, “Inside the #GuptaLeaks”, requires that we break with tradit…

[Daily Maverick] Daily Maverick does not normally republish statements but the behaviour of people linked to Black First Land First (BLF) on Thursday night at the amaBhungane town discussion, "Inside the #GuptaLeaks", requires that we break with traditional practice. This is amaBhungane's full statement.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Not Using Contraceptives? Lack of Knowledge May Be Why

[The Conversation Africa] Ibadan -The importance of family planning in addressing a range of challenges in developing countries is now widely accepted. Family planning is a key factor in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. And getting it right…

[The Conversation Africa] Ibadan -The importance of family planning in addressing a range of challenges in developing countries is now widely accepted. Family planning is a key factor in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. And getting it right can help countries in meeting related targets such as education, particularly for women and girls.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EABL Profit Up 6% to Sh8.5 Billion

[Capital FM] Nairobi -East African Breweries Limited (EABL) has announced improved Financial results for the period ended June 2017, reporting Sh8.5 billion in profit-after-tax from continuing operations, which represents 6 percent growth compared to l…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -East African Breweries Limited (EABL) has announced improved Financial results for the period ended June 2017, reporting Sh8.5 billion in profit-after-tax from continuing operations, which represents 6 percent growth compared to last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

East Darfur Tribes Agree to Peaceful Coexistence

[Radio Dabanga] Halfa -On Wednesday the security committees of Adila and Abu Jabra localities in the border area of Halfa in East Darfur agreed to promote peaceful coexistence and social communication so as not to damage farms and livestock.

[Radio Dabanga] Halfa -On Wednesday the security committees of Adila and Abu Jabra localities in the border area of Halfa in East Darfur agreed to promote peaceful coexistence and social communication so as not to damage farms and livestock.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

El Gedaref Union for the Blind Under Scrutiny

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -The blind people of El Gedaref state have criticised the state’s Union for the Blind for failing to provide white sticks, lack of adequate training on global safety standards, and lack of transparency in the assets and prope…

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -The blind people of El Gedaref state have criticised the state's Union for the Blind for failing to provide white sticks, lack of adequate training on global safety standards, and lack of transparency in the assets and property of the union.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Clashes As Police Clear Omdurman Market Stalls

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Violent clashes erupted between residents and police in the Gamair district in Sudan’s second city of Omdurman yesterday morning when police attempt to demolish El Rahma popular market in the district.

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Violent clashes erupted between residents and police in the Gamair district in Sudan's second city of Omdurman yesterday morning when police attempt to demolish El Rahma popular market in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfur Rebel Faction Warns of ‘Further Split in Leadership’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -In Khartoum, the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) faction led by Bakhit Abdallah Abdelkarim (known as Dabjo) warned of a further split of military and political leaderships and their return to rebel movements in Darfur unde…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -In Khartoum, the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) faction led by Bakhit Abdallah Abdelkarim (known as Dabjo) warned of a further split of military and political leaderships and their return to rebel movements in Darfur under the Sudanese government's "tactical" deal with the implementation of the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur (DDPD).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cholera Rates Fall in South Kordofan, New Infections in Kassala

[Radio Dabanga] Kadugli / Kassala -Medical sources report that cholera infection rates have dropped significantly in South Kordofan, however Kassala state is still recording fatalities and new infections.

[Radio Dabanga] Kadugli / Kassala -Medical sources report that cholera infection rates have dropped significantly in South Kordofan, however Kassala state is still recording fatalities and new infections.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudanese Farmers – ‘Sorghum Prices Unprofitable’

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -Farmers from El Gedaref have criticised the new price offered by the Agricultural Bank for sorghum, which amounted to SDG270 ($40) for a sack. They describe the slight increase of SDG20 ($3) as unprofitable.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -Farmers from El Gedaref have criticised the new price offered by the Agricultural Bank for sorghum, which amounted to SDG270 ($40) for a sack. They describe the slight increase of SDG20 ($3) as unprofitable.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan