Al – Bashir Receives Document of Pardon and Reconciliation From People of Gherida

[SNA] Nyala -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer al- Bashir, has received during his visit, Thursday, to the locality of Gherida, in South Darfur state, the Gherida declaration, the document of pardoning, reconciliation and support to th…

[SNA] Nyala -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer al- Bashir, has received during his visit, Thursday, to the locality of Gherida, in South Darfur state, the Gherida declaration, the document of pardoning, reconciliation and support to the decision of the fire arms collection.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Defense State Minister Meets Delegation of Easf Secretariat

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister at the Ministry of Defense, General, Ali Mohamed Salim, Thursday, at his office, in the presence of the Lt. Gen. Yahia Mohame Khair, the deputy chief of joint staff, met with the delegation of the Eastern Africa Stand…

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister at the Ministry of Defense, General, Ali Mohamed Salim, Thursday, at his office, in the presence of the Lt. Gen. Yahia Mohame Khair, the deputy chief of joint staff, met with the delegation of the Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF), led by dr. Abdulla Omer Bou, the director of east Africa secretariat accompanied by Brigadier General Ala'a Eddin Osman Murghani, the forces commander.

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Hassabo Chairs Special Meeting for Review of Plans of Guidance Ministry in Support of Arms Collection

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, the head of the Higher Committee for Collection of Firearms, held, Thursday, at the Republican Palace a special meeting of reviewing the plan f the Ministry of Guidance t…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, the head of the Higher Committee for Collection of Firearms, held, Thursday, at the Republican Palace a special meeting of reviewing the plan f the Ministry of Guidance to support the campaign for the collection of arms in the presence of the Information Minister, the Guidance Minister, Abu Baker Osman the Secretary General of Higher Council of Dawa (call).

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Sudan Elected Member of Board of Council of Governors of IAEA

[SNA] Vienna -The Sudan has been elected member at the governor’s council of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) representing the African continent in the period 2017-2019 beside Kenya.

[SNA] Vienna -The Sudan has been elected member at the governor's council of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) representing the African continent in the period 2017-2019 beside Kenya.

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U.S. Boosts Aid for War Famines By U.S.$575 Million

[Shabelle] United Nations (United States) (AFP) – The United States said Thursday it will spend another $575 million dollars to help the millions facing starvation and violence amid wars and unrest in Yemen, South Sudan, Nigeria, and Somalia.

[Shabelle] United Nations (United States) (AFP) - The United States said Thursday it will spend another $575 million dollars to help the millions facing starvation and violence amid wars and unrest in Yemen, South Sudan, Nigeria, and Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Somali PM Meets Qatar FM in New York

[Shabelle] HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani held a meeting with Prime Minister of Somalia Hassan Ali Khayre, on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.

[Shabelle] HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani held a meeting with Prime Minister of Somalia Hassan Ali Khayre, on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.

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Ocean View Residents, Police Clash Over Failure to Reduce Crime

[GroundUp] Police and about 150 residents of Ocean View in Cape Town’s south peninsula clashed on Thursday. This was the second consecutive day of protests. Youths blocked Kommetjie Road with stones, burning wood and tyres, while police used rubber bul…

[GroundUp] Police and about 150 residents of Ocean View in Cape Town's south peninsula clashed on Thursday. This was the second consecutive day of protests. Youths blocked Kommetjie Road with stones, burning wood and tyres, while police used rubber bullets and teargas to disperse them. The protests continued throughout the day.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Thousands Flee Congo Warfare to Zambia

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -SEVERE fighting between rival ethnic groups and the Democratic Republic of Congo Army (FARDC) has displaced thousands of civilians southeast of the country. More than 5 000 of these have fled the border to Zambia. The inter-communa…

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -SEVERE fighting between rival ethnic groups and the Democratic Republic of Congo Army (FARDC) has displaced thousands of civilians southeast of the country. More than 5 000 of these have fled the border to Zambia. The inter-communal skirmishes feature the Luba villagers and Twa hunter-gatherers who have a decades-long history of tensions. The latest violence in the city of Pweto, aggravated by the intervention of the army, has left a policeman killed and two others wounded. Government offices at this borer

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Journalists Face Death Penalty in Cameroon Crises

[CAJ News] Yaounde -JOURNALISTS in Cameroon are facing the increasing threat of jail and death penalty for coverage of the Boko Haram terror group and the civil unrest by English-speaking communities. The crackdown on the press largely reporting on the…

[CAJ News] Yaounde -JOURNALISTS in Cameroon are facing the increasing threat of jail and death penalty for coverage of the Boko Haram terror group and the civil unrest by English-speaking communities. The crackdown on the press largely reporting on the government's alleged laxity against the problems has left journalists too scared to cover such sensitive issues. Media professionals arrested under the draconian anti-terror law face military tribunal and harsh sentences including capital punishment. Among these is radio broadc

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