UN, EU Call for Protection of Journalists On World Press Freedom Day

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Brussels -The United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU) both issued statements yesterday to mark World Press Freedom Day, calling on governments and world leaders to defend and promote freedom of the press, and to protect j…

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Brussels -The United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU) both issued statements yesterday to mark World Press Freedom Day, calling on governments and world leaders to defend and promote freedom of the press, and to protect journalists around the world.

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PCP Expects Three Ministers and Seven Seats in New Govt.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan’s Popular Congress Party says its participation in the new National Reconciliation Government to be announced today is expected to include two ministers, a state minister, five seats in the Parliament and two seats in th…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan's Popular Congress Party says its participation in the new National Reconciliation Government to be announced today is expected to include two ministers, a state minister, five seats in the Parliament and two seats in the States Council.

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20,000 South Sudanese Refugees in New South Kordofan Border Camp

[Radio Dabanga] Abu Jubeiha -Hundreds of South Sudanese refugees have been pouring into a new administrative camp on the border with South Kordofan – latest counts reflect 20,000 people.

[Radio Dabanga] Abu Jubeiha -Hundreds of South Sudanese refugees have been pouring into a new administrative camp on the border with South Kordofan - latest counts reflect 20,000 people.

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‘Chlorination Reducing Cholera in White Nile’ – Sudan Minister

[Radio Dabanga] White Nile State -The Sudanese Health Minister, Bahr Idris Abu Garda, has announced that the number of cholera cases in White Nile state is decreasing, following chlorination of drinking water.

[Radio Dabanga] White Nile State -The Sudanese Health Minister, Bahr Idris Abu Garda, has announced that the number of cholera cases in White Nile state is decreasing, following chlorination of drinking water.

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Darfur Tribal Chief Calls for Clarity On State Border

[Radio Dabanga] Um Dukhun -The Chieftainship of the Salamat tribe has appealed to the Sudanese President to intervene and demand clarity on whether the area of Abu Jaradil should be in Central or South Darfur.

[Radio Dabanga] Um Dukhun -The Chieftainship of the Salamat tribe has appealed to the Sudanese President to intervene and demand clarity on whether the area of Abu Jaradil should be in Central or South Darfur.

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Light Up Awards 2017 to Showcase Governors With Outstanding Power Projects

[This Day] The 2nd Edition of Nigeria’s Light Up Awards 2017, holding later this year, will be focusing on the Electricity Power projects of the 36 states governors. These projects were submitted by the states for entries for the award and are availabl…

[This Day] The 2nd Edition of Nigeria's Light Up Awards 2017, holding later this year, will be focusing on the Electricity Power projects of the 36 states governors. These projects were submitted by the states for entries for the award and are available on www.projectlightupnigeria.com for Nigerians at home and in the diaspora to view, appraise and vote for final winners of the various awards categories available this year. The organisers of this innovative award event has already sent out requests to the 36 states G

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Tragic Coligny Accident Exploited for Political Reasons – Solidarity Movement

[News24Wire] The death of a Coligny teenager who allegedly jumped from two farmers’ moving bakkie is being exploited for political reasons, the Solidarity Movement said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The death of a Coligny teenager who allegedly jumped from two farmers' moving bakkie is being exploited for political reasons, the Solidarity Movement said on Thursday.

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