Khartoum, China Discuss Ways to Develop Cooperation in Oil and Gas Industry

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Oil and Gas Dr. Abdul-Rahman Osman Abdul-Rahman has discussed ways to develop joint cooperation in the oil and gas industry with the Ambassador of the State of China to Sudan Mr. Li Lianhe.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Oil and Gas Dr. Abdul-Rahman Osman Abdul-Rahman has discussed ways to develop joint cooperation in the oil and gas industry with the Ambassador of the State of China to Sudan Mr. Li Lianhe.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Outjo Cricket Tournament Big Success

[Namibian] Outjo hosted the first-ever cricket development festival at the Etoshapoort Stadium last Saturday, which was made possible by Erongo Foods Products, a company that has committed itself towards the development of cricket in the town.

[Namibian] Outjo hosted the first-ever cricket development festival at the Etoshapoort Stadium last Saturday, which was made possible by Erongo Foods Products, a company that has committed itself towards the development of cricket in the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Women From 12 Counties in the Rift Valley Pledge to Support President Kenyatta’s Re-Election

[Kenya Presidency] Nakuru -Women from 12 counties in the expansive Rift Valley today made a joint pledge to support President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election.

[Kenya Presidency] Nakuru -Women from 12 counties in the expansive Rift Valley today made a joint pledge to support President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Activists Being Silenced

[HRW] Beirut -Human rights defenders, activists, and social media bloggers have been physically attacked, detained, threatened, harassed, and disappeared by armed groups, some of whom are affiliated with the state authorities, in Tripoli and elsewhere …

[HRW] Beirut -Human rights defenders, activists, and social media bloggers have been physically attacked, detained, threatened, harassed, and disappeared by armed groups, some of whom are affiliated with the state authorities, in Tripoli and elsewhere in western Libya, Human Rights Watch said today. Despite the killing of an activist and other abuses since 2014, authorities seem unable to rein in the attackers, enabling them to operate with impunity.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

ICC Ruling Is an Opening for the ANC to Embrace Global Justice

[HRW] The International Criminal Court’s July 6 ruling on Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir’s 2015 visit was an invitation to South Africa to renew its commitment to global justice. South Africa should accept that invitation.

[HRW] The International Criminal Court's July 6 ruling on Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir's 2015 visit was an invitation to South Africa to renew its commitment to global justice. South Africa should accept that invitation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Constitutional Court May Lose Its Independence

[HRW] Zimbabwe’s lower house of parliament, the National Assembly, on Tuesday night voted to amend the constitution to give the president unilateral authority to appoint the constitutional court’s leadership – the chief justice, deputy chief justice, a…

[HRW] Zimbabwe's lower house of parliament, the National Assembly, on Tuesday night voted to amend the constitution to give the president unilateral authority to appoint the constitutional court's leadership - the chief justice, deputy chief justice, and judge president. Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party garnered the two-thirds majority needed to approve the constitutional amendment in the face of objections from the opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Landmark Step to Shield Women From Violence

[HRW] Tunis -The law on violence against women, including domestic violence, approved by the Tunisian parliament on July 26, 2017, is a landmark step for women’s rights, Human Rights Watch said today. Tunisian authorities should ensure that there is ad…

[HRW] Tunis -The law on violence against women, including domestic violence, approved by the Tunisian parliament on July 26, 2017, is a landmark step for women's rights, Human Rights Watch said today. Tunisian authorities should ensure that there is adequate funding and political will to put the law fully into effect and to eliminate discrimination against women.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Foreign Investors Trigger Activity on Umeme Counter

[East African] Strong foreign investor interest has spurred activity on the Umeme counter on the Uganda Securities Exchange over the past few weeks, causing surges and declines in its share price.

[East African] Strong foreign investor interest has spurred activity on the Umeme counter on the Uganda Securities Exchange over the past few weeks, causing surges and declines in its share price.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda