Parents Block Entrance to Meadowlands School

[News24Wire] Parents of pupils at Kwa-Phalo Primary School in Meadowlands, Soweto, blocked the entrance to the school on Thursday, preventing staff and pupils from entering.

[News24Wire] Parents of pupils at Kwa-Phalo Primary School in Meadowlands, Soweto, blocked the entrance to the school on Thursday, preventing staff and pupils from entering.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Army Ambulance Hijacked in Darfur’s Jebel Marra

[Radio Dabanga] Fanga -An army ambulance was hijacked and another vehicle seized in actions my militiamen on Darfur roads on Tuesday. Both cases occurred in the areas of Fanga in East Jebel Marra.

[Radio Dabanga] Fanga -An army ambulance was hijacked and another vehicle seized in actions my militiamen on Darfur roads on Tuesday. Both cases occurred in the areas of Fanga in East Jebel Marra.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Medical Specialists Call Strike in Sudan Capital

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The deputy internal medicine specialists in the hospitals of Khartoum state that they will down-tools on Thursday in protest against the decision of the state Ministry of Health to task training to the therapeutic medical admi…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The deputy internal medicine specialists in the hospitals of Khartoum state that they will down-tools on Thursday in protest against the decision of the state Ministry of Health to task training to the therapeutic medical administration instead of the board of medical specialties.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Darfur Farmer Killed By Soldiers” – MP

[Radio Dabanga] Ed El Fursan -A resident of the Um Janah area of Ed El Fursan locality in South Darfur was allegedly gunned-down and left to bleed to death by members of the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) on Wednesday, as he tried to protect his trees.

[Radio Dabanga] Ed El Fursan -A resident of the Um Janah area of Ed El Fursan locality in South Darfur was allegedly gunned-down and left to bleed to death by members of the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) on Wednesday, as he tried to protect his trees.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

EU to Provide €3 Million to Foster Employment, Economic Growth

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Representatives of the European Union and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) have signed an agreement to implement a project to foster employment opportunities and economic growth in Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Representatives of the European Union and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) have signed an agreement to implement a project to foster employment opportunities and economic growth in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘He Was My Hero’ – Wife of Cape Town Human Rights Lawyer

[News24Wire] Peter Williams had not yet reached the age of 30 when he started writing his memoirs. His wife, Annastasia, would transcribe his words on a vintage typewriter, setting in motion his dream of telling his story as a student activist and atto…

[News24Wire] Peter Williams had not yet reached the age of 30 when he started writing his memoirs. His wife, Annastasia, would transcribe his words on a vintage typewriter, setting in motion his dream of telling his story as a student activist and attorney representing victims at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Receives U.S.$ 25 Million to Improve Food Security

[Iwacu] The International Development Association (IDA) through the World Bank has provided additional funding of US $ 25 million to Burundi. On 16 March, the Burundi National Assembly has adopted the release of that funding which will be used in the i…

[Iwacu] The International Development Association (IDA) through the World Bank has provided additional funding of US $ 25 million to Burundi. On 16 March, the Burundi National Assembly has adopted the release of that funding which will be used in the implementation of the Productivity and Agricultural Markets Development Project (PRODEMA).

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Tom Moyane, Zuma’s Kingpin

[Daily Maverick] SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane’s name crops up in the strangest places. Like a latterday Leonard Zelig, the character in Woody Allen’s 1983 mockumentary who takes on the characteristics of powerful personalities who surround him, Moyane …

[Daily Maverick] SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane's name crops up in the strangest places. Like a latterday Leonard Zelig, the character in Woody Allen's 1983 mockumentary who takes on the characteristics of powerful personalities who surround him, Moyane too has been a key figure linked to some of the most breathtaking events that have occurred under President Jacob Zuma's watch. It was Moyane who chaired the 2011 adjudication committee which awarded the tender - later declared invalid - to Cash Paymaster Services. It was als

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