Humanitarian Snapshot Shows 2.3 Million in Need

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Using information obtained from UN agencies and partners, including the Government of Sudan, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) has prepared an infographic ‘snapshot’ of the humanitarian situation i…

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Using information obtained from UN agencies and partners, including the Government of Sudan, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) has prepared an infographic 'snapshot' of the humanitarian situation in Sudan, as of 31 March 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

The Mental Treatment Act (Cap. 279) Is Inapplicable to the Stella Nyanzi Trial

[Monitor] It is just a couple of days since Dr. Stella Nyanzi was charged with offensive communication and cyber harassment in relation to her Facebook posts attacking the government and particularly the first family, calling the President a “pair of b…

[Monitor] It is just a couple of days since Dr. Stella Nyanzi was charged with offensive communication and cyber harassment in relation to her Facebook posts attacking the government and particularly the first family, calling the President a "pair of buttocks".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Residents Praise Emergency Measures in Kutum, North Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -On Wednesday, a decision of the Commissioner of Kutum locality in North Darfur came into effect, aimed at curbing lawlessness and to enhance security in the locality. The decision was issued after a joint meeting between the Nort…

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -On Wednesday, a decision of the Commissioner of Kutum locality in North Darfur came into effect, aimed at curbing lawlessness and to enhance security in the locality. The decision was issued after a joint meeting between the North Darfur Governor, the security committee of Kutum and El Waha localities, and the native administration leaders last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Suspected DR Congo Soldiers Kidnap Four Ugandans

[Monitor] Hoima -Four Ugandan fishermen have been abducted by suspected Congolese soldiers on Lake Albert in western Uganda, security officials have confirmed.

[Monitor] Hoima -Four Ugandan fishermen have been abducted by suspected Congolese soldiers on Lake Albert in western Uganda, security officials have confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

UN Human Rights Commission Condemns Human Rights Violation in Burundi

[Iwacu] The United Nations High Commission for Human Rights says it is concerned about the video showing young men affiliated to the ruling party calling for rape against females from the opposition.

[Iwacu] The United Nations High Commission for Human Rights says it is concerned about the video showing young men affiliated to the ruling party calling for rape against females from the opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

All Processed Products Must Meet Quality Control Standards, Says Bbn Official

[Iwacu] Flour, maize, fruits, sunflower oil, banana wine, juice, rice, coffee… are some of the agricultural products exhibited in a three-day trade fair being held in the capital Bujumbura on the occasion of the week of the agro-food promotion. Some …

[Iwacu] Flour, maize, fruits, sunflower oil, banana wine, juice, rice, coffee... are some of the agricultural products exhibited in a three-day trade fair being held in the capital Bujumbura on the occasion of the week of the agro-food promotion. Some of the products are yet to be certified by Burundi Office of Standardization and Quality Control (BBN).

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

National Assembly Approves of Nine New Burundi EALA MPs

[Iwacu] Burundi National Assembly has approved this April 20, nine new East African Legislative Assembly-EALA MPs to replace nine others who had just completed their four-year term.

[Iwacu] Burundi National Assembly has approved this April 20, nine new East African Legislative Assembly-EALA MPs to replace nine others who had just completed their four-year term.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Fuel Shortage Sparks Controversy Between Government Authorities Over Cause

[Iwacu] The Ministry of Energy and Mining says the shortage of fuel earlier his week was due to a “technical breakdown” that interrupted clearance processes within the Burundi Revenue Authority (OBR), an allegation the Authority denies.

[Iwacu] The Ministry of Energy and Mining says the shortage of fuel earlier his week was due to a "technical breakdown" that interrupted clearance processes within the Burundi Revenue Authority (OBR), an allegation the Authority denies.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi