Cuts to Darfur Peacekeeping Mission ‘Misguided’ – HRW

[Radio Dabanga] New York -A planned reduction of peacekeeping troops in Darfur risks leaving civilians without much-needed protection in the face of continued violence, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a statement yesterday.

[Radio Dabanga] New York -A planned reduction of peacekeeping troops in Darfur risks leaving civilians without much-needed protection in the face of continued violence, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a statement yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Deadly Clash Over Stolen Cattle in South Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Tur -At least three people were killed, several others injured, and five people were kidnapped in an attack by gunmen on a group of civilians in South Darfur yesterday.

[Radio Dabanga] Tur -At least three people were killed, several others injured, and five people were kidnapped in an attack by gunmen on a group of civilians in South Darfur yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Cholera Now Endemic in Sudan’s El Gedaref’ – Former Minister

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / White Nile / Khartoum -The former Minister of Health of El Gedaref, Mustafa El Sayed, told Radio Dabanga that cholera has become one of the endemic diseases in El Gedaref.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / White Nile / Khartoum -The former Minister of Health of El Gedaref, Mustafa El Sayed, told Radio Dabanga that cholera has become one of the endemic diseases in El Gedaref.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Red Sea Journalist Held for Social Media Posts

[Radio Dabanga] Sawakin -The police of Sawakin locality in Sudan’s Red Sea state detained a local journalist on Wednesday after the locality’s Executive Director filed a complaint against the reporter.

[Radio Dabanga] Sawakin -The police of Sawakin locality in Sudan's Red Sea state detained a local journalist on Wednesday after the locality's Executive Director filed a complaint against the reporter.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Queen Elizabeth to Honour Two Young Rwandans

[New Times] Two exceptional young people from Rwanda are set to receive a Queen’s Young Leaders Award to be presented by Queen Elizabeth at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London, on June 29.

[New Times] Two exceptional young people from Rwanda are set to receive a Queen's Young Leaders Award to be presented by Queen Elizabeth at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London, on June 29.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mutambara Launches Book

[The Herald] Former Deputy Prime Minister in the inclusive Government Professor Arthur Mutambara has launched an autobiography detailing his life from his formative stage as a child, his stint as a student at the University of Zimbabwe, up to the time …

[The Herald] Former Deputy Prime Minister in the inclusive Government Professor Arthur Mutambara has launched an autobiography detailing his life from his formative stage as a child, his stint as a student at the University of Zimbabwe, up to the time when he was one of the principals in the global political agreement in 2009.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Let’s Not Get Carried Away

[The Herald] As we celebrate the way we thrashed Liberia, I think we need some bit of caution — yes, it was an emphatic win and a brilliant all-round display by our boys, one that deserves a pat on the back.

[The Herald] As we celebrate the way we thrashed Liberia, I think we need some bit of caution -- yes, it was an emphatic win and a brilliant all-round display by our boys, one that deserves a pat on the back.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Unending Search for the Owner of ‘I’m a Fan’ Song

[Vanguard] A couple of weeks ago, news broke about the alleged theft of the single, “I’m A Fan” by rising American pop star, Pia Mia. The song, released on May 26, 2017, featured on Phyno’s most recent album, “The Playmaker.” It featured Jeremih under …

[Vanguard] A couple of weeks ago, news broke about the alleged theft of the single, "I'm A Fan" by rising American pop star, Pia Mia. The song, released on May 26, 2017, featured on Phyno's most recent album, "The Playmaker." It featured Jeremih under Interscope.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Quit Notice – Defend Your Oath of Office, Northern Youths Tell Political Leaders

[Vanguard] Youths from 19 northern states under the aegis of Oil & Solid Mineral Producing Area Landlords’ Association of Nigeria, OMPALAN, yesterday, condemned the quit notice by a coalition of northern youths to citizens of Igbo extraction living in the northern part of Nigeria.

[Vanguard] Youths from 19 northern states under the aegis of Oil & Solid Mineral Producing Area Landlords' Association of Nigeria, OMPALAN, yesterday, condemned the quit notice by a coalition of northern youths to citizens of Igbo extraction living in the northern part of Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Commission of Inquiry Says Human Right Violation Persist

[Iwacu] On 15 May, the Commission of Inquiry on Human rights in Burundi has presented the second oral briefing to the UN Human Right Council. Members of the commission say human right violations persist. Burundi Government accuses the commission of pro…

[Iwacu] On 15 May, the Commission of Inquiry on Human rights in Burundi has presented the second oral briefing to the UN Human Right Council. Members of the commission say human right violations persist. Burundi Government accuses the commission of producing biased and politically oriented reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi