Head of the Darfur Peace Bureau, Receives Qatar Ambassador to the Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of the Darfur Peace Bureau, and Supervisor of the Darfur Commissions, Magdi Khalfalla, on Tuesday received the Qatar ambassador to the Sudan, Dr Rashid Abdul Rahaman Al Niaimi, in the presence of the commissioner for voluntary …

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of the Darfur Peace Bureau, and Supervisor of the Darfur Commissions, Magdi Khalfalla, on Tuesday received the Qatar ambassador to the Sudan, Dr Rashid Abdul Rahaman Al Niaimi, in the presence of the commissioner for voluntary return, Tajj Eddin Ibrahim Tahir.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Govt Welcomes Robow’s Defection [statement]

[Shabelle] Somali Federal government has welcomed the defection of Sheikh Mukhtar Robow Ali “Abu Mansur” from Al Shabaab. In a statement, the government said it is in talks with Robow, who once served as the deputy leader and spokesman of Al shabaab.

[Shabelle] Somali Federal government has welcomed the defection of Sheikh Mukhtar Robow Ali "Abu Mansur" from Al Shabaab. In a statement, the government said it is in talks with Robow, who once served as the deputy leader and spokesman of Al shabaab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

‘Dramatic’ Rise in Violence Happening Out of Media Eyes, Warns UNICEF

[UN News] The Central African Republic (CAR) has spiralled into violence and remains one of the worst countries in the world to be a child and “right now there are few eyes looking at them and few hands trying to help,” the United Nations children’s ag…

[UN News] The Central African Republic (CAR) has spiralled into violence and remains one of the worst countries in the world to be a child and "right now there are few eyes looking at them and few hands trying to help," the United Nations children's agency said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

UN Migration Agency Assists Population in Wake of Devastating Floods in Sierra Leone

[UN News] After learning Monday that devastating floods and mudslides left hundreds dead in Sierra Leone, the United Nations migration agency released $150,000 in emergency, first-response aid relief for the West African country.

[UN News] After learning Monday that devastating floods and mudslides left hundreds dead in Sierra Leone, the United Nations migration agency released $150,000 in emergency, first-response aid relief for the West African country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Malawi Praises TZ Policies On Nature Conservation

[Citizen] Members of the Malawi’s Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change have appreciated Tanzania’s better environmental policies that have contributed to the protection of natural forests.

[Citizen] Members of the Malawi's Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change have appreciated Tanzania's better environmental policies that have contributed to the protection of natural forests.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

South West – ELECAM Declares 8.607 As Registered So Far

[Cameroon Tribune] Buea (Fako). Information from the South West Regional Office of ELECAM in Buea indicates that by last week, 4 August, some 8.607 voters have registered in the South West Region for any up-coming elections. This is within the framewor…

[Cameroon Tribune] Buea (Fako). Information from the South West Regional Office of ELECAM in Buea indicates that by last week, 4 August, some 8.607 voters have registered in the South West Region for any up-coming elections. This is within the framework of the revision of voters' lists and fresh entries for persons who have come of age 20. The exercise will round up this August 31. The South West Regional Delegate of ELECAM, Okha Bau, has intensified his registration crusade combing through the entire area. Last week, the re

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon