Do Cairo and Khartoum Have Anything in Common Anymore?

[ISS] This is an especially tense time in the relationship between Sudan and Egypt, which has always been fraught. But as the geopolitical tectonics start to shift, both in Africa and the Middle East, the two neighbours are increasingly finding themsel…

[ISS] This is an especially tense time in the relationship between Sudan and Egypt, which has always been fraught. But as the geopolitical tectonics start to shift, both in Africa and the Middle East, the two neighbours are increasingly finding themselves on different sides of a number of crucial issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

NHIF Settles Sh200 Million Bill for Heart Surgeries

[Nation] The National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) has spent Sh200 million on heart surgeries since October, highlighting the growing cases of lifestyle diseases among Kenyans.

[Nation] The National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) has spent Sh200 million on heart surgeries since October, highlighting the growing cases of lifestyle diseases among Kenyans.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Airways Small Investors Stake to Be Cut

[Nation] More than 78,000 small Kenya Airways shareholders are set for a massive dilution of their stake in the ongoing restructuring that could leave them owning only about 6.7 per cent of the national carrier from 43.7 per cent.

[Nation] More than 78,000 small Kenya Airways shareholders are set for a massive dilution of their stake in the ongoing restructuring that could leave them owning only about 6.7 per cent of the national carrier from 43.7 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hellen Obiri Breaks Record to Win Rome Diamond League

[Nation] Olympic 5,000m silver medallist Hellen Obiri on Thursday night shattered the six-year-old standing 5,000m National Record by over two minutes in the Rome Diamond League.

[Nation] Olympic 5,000m silver medallist Hellen Obiri on Thursday night shattered the six-year-old standing 5,000m National Record by over two minutes in the Rome Diamond League.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Motion Filed to Rescind Media Ban in Alleged Karabo Mokoena Killer Case

[News24Wire] A motion application has been filed by the Times Media group requesting the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court to rescind its initial ruling in which it barred the media from reporting on the bail application of Sandile Mantsoe, alleged to ha…

[News24Wire] A motion application has been filed by the Times Media group requesting the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court to rescind its initial ruling in which it barred the media from reporting on the bail application of Sandile Mantsoe, alleged to have killed Karabo Mokoena in April.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Al-Hilu Accepts Leadership Role Amidst SPLM-N Rift

[Nuba Reports] The current deputy chairman to the rebel Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N), Abdelaziz Hilu, has agreed to temporarily assume leadership, according to a statement and sources on the ground. This follows a leaked Monday mem…

[Nuba Reports] The current deputy chairman to the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N), Abdelaziz Hilu, has agreed to temporarily assume leadership, according to a statement and sources on the ground. This follows a leaked Monday memo from SPLM-N Chairman Malik Agar clarifying his position and offering to step down to allow new leadership within the rebel movement.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan