#ThisFlag Founder Detained

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwean pastor, Evan Mawarire, famous for launching a protest under the hashtag #ThisFlag is set to appear in court. He was arrested on arrival from the US and is being charged with subverting Zimbabwe’s government.

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwean pastor, Evan Mawarire, famous for launching a protest under the hashtag #ThisFlag is set to appear in court. He was arrested on arrival from the US and is being charged with subverting Zimbabwe's government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

FM Receives Message From OIC Secretary General On Dropping of U.S. Sanctions Against Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour, has received a congratulatory message from Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Yousif bin Ahmed Al-Othaimen in which he expressed his pleasure on the lifting …

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour, has received a congratulatory message from Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Yousif bin Ahmed Al-Othaimen in which he expressed his pleasure on the lifting the US economic sanctions which have been imposed on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Al-Bashir Chairs Sitting of Council of Ministers At Upper Atbara and Setet Dams Project

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir on Thursday presided over sitting of the Council of Ministers at Upper Atbara and Setet Dams Project during which a national plan on electricity power efficiency for years 2017-202…

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir on Thursday presided over sitting of the Council of Ministers at Upper Atbara and Setet Dams Project during which a national plan on electricity power efficiency for years 2017-2020 and use of solar energy project 2016-2020 were reviewed.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Kampala Minister Kamya Approves KCCA Accountability Committee

[Monitor] Kampala -The Minister for Kampala Affairs, Ms Beti Olive Kamya, has approved a five member Public Accounts Committee (Pac) that was appointed by the Kampala Lord Mayor, Mr Erias Lukwago.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Minister for Kampala Affairs, Ms Beti Olive Kamya, has approved a five member Public Accounts Committee (Pac) that was appointed by the Kampala Lord Mayor, Mr Erias Lukwago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Trump’s Travel Ban Harms Innocent Citizens

[SudaNow] Khartoum -Ms. Shadia al-Haj Yousif (65) could possibly be the first Sudanese who had managed to make it through Dallas Airport after U.S President Donald Trump’s tempestuous decision denying entry to his country for citizens from seven majori…

[SudaNow] Khartoum -Ms. Shadia al-Haj Yousif (65) could possibly be the first Sudanese who had managed to make it through Dallas Airport after U.S President Donald Trump's tempestuous decision denying entry to his country for citizens from seven majority Moslem states, including Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Yanga Out to Extend League Lead

[Daily News] Defending champions Young Africans will be out to extend gap at the summit of the Mainland Premier League when they face Shinyanga’s Stand United at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam this evening.

[Daily News] Defending champions Young Africans will be out to extend gap at the summit of the Mainland Premier League when they face Shinyanga's Stand United at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam this evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ministry Out to Weed Out Dishonest Staff

[Daily News] Mlele -The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism will from now start screening all staff from its departments in order to flush out “dishonest employees” who are allegedly engaging in poaching activities and backing up poachers.

[Daily News] Mlele -The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism will from now start screening all staff from its departments in order to flush out "dishonest employees" who are allegedly engaging in poaching activities and backing up poachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Food Prices Rise in Darfur, Kordofan As Pound Falls

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina / Kadugli -Darfur has seen a sharp rise in prices for foodstuffs, consumer goods, and fuel over the past weeks, after a temporary respite following the announcement of the easing of US sanctions against Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina / Kadugli -Darfur has seen a sharp rise in prices for foodstuffs, consumer goods, and fuel over the past weeks, after a temporary respite following the announcement of the easing of US sanctions against Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan