Mining Charter – Ramaphosa to the Rescue – but Community Voices Still Ignored

[Daily Maverick] President Cyril Ramaphosa’s personal intervention in the current impasse around the controversial Mining Charter has been greeted with relief and optimism by industry players. One of Ramaphosa’s first presidential moves was to negotiat…

[Daily Maverick] President Cyril Ramaphosa's personal intervention in the current impasse around the controversial Mining Charter has been greeted with relief and optimism by industry players. One of Ramaphosa's first presidential moves was to negotiate the postponement of court action, slated to start on Monday, aimed at setting aside the charter. But members of community groups directly affected by mining say that - as has become the norm - their views on the matter were ignored.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cabinet Endorses Director of Somalia’s Communications Authority

[Shabelle] The Cabinet has unanimously endorsed Abdi Sheik Ahmed for the post of Director-General of the National Communications Authority (NCA) of Somalia, which is established under Somalia’s Communications Law 2017.

[Shabelle] The Cabinet has unanimously endorsed Abdi Sheik Ahmed for the post of Director-General of the National Communications Authority (NCA) of Somalia, which is established under Somalia's Communications Law 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Appoints Police and Intelligence Commanders

[Shabelle] Somali cabinet has overwhelmingly voted Monday to endorse the appointment of the new Police and Intelligence Agency [NISA] during a meeting in Mogadishu. According to a statement released by the cabinet, General Bashir Ahmed Mohamed was appo…

[Shabelle] Somali cabinet has overwhelmingly voted Monday to endorse the appointment of the new Police and Intelligence Agency [NISA] during a meeting in Mogadishu. According to a statement released by the cabinet, General Bashir Ahmed Mohamed was appointed as the new commander of the Somali Police Force.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Hassabo Informed On Overall Situations in W. Kordofan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdual-Rahman was briefed on overall situations in West Kordofan State, especially regarding recent incidents in the State’ southern borders.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdual-Rahman was briefed on overall situations in West Kordofan State, especially regarding recent incidents in the State' southern borders.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

FVP Renews Calls for Gun-Holders and Opponents to Join Peace Process and Dialogue

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih has called the arms holders and opponents anew to resort to wisdom and join peace process and dialogue.

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih has called the arms holders and opponents anew to resort to wisdom and join peace process and dialogue.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

A Stolen Vehicle Restored and Criminals Arrested At Nyala’s Entrance of Domaya

[SNA] Nyala -A joint force from National Intelligence and Security Service(NISS) and police in South Darfur State at late Sunday and after violent hunting recovered a hijacked car and captured the perpetrators after they were ambushed near Domaya entra…

[SNA] Nyala -A joint force from National Intelligence and Security Service(NISS) and police in South Darfur State at late Sunday and after violent hunting recovered a hijacked car and captured the perpetrators after they were ambushed near Domaya entrance in Nyala, capital of South Darfur State.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Musa Calls National Union for Sudanese Youth to Play Greater Role in Coming Stage

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of President of the Republic, Musa Mohamed Ahmed has called the National Union for Sudanese Youth to play greater role during the coming phase , especially regarding national issues.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of President of the Republic, Musa Mohamed Ahmed has called the National Union for Sudanese Youth to play greater role during the coming phase , especially regarding national issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Minister of Animal Resources Affirms Importance of Boosting Cooperation With Juba

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Animal Resources, Gumaa Aror, has underlined importance of boosting joint cooperation and consolidating the historic and eternal relations between Sudan and South Sudan State.

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Animal Resources, Gumaa Aror, has underlined importance of boosting joint cooperation and consolidating the historic and eternal relations between Sudan and South Sudan State.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan