The Quest for Local Refining

[This Day] Enyeribe Anyanwu writes that the federal government should encourage investors in modular refineries, given the huge benefits, including reducing capital flight to fuel importation, meeting local demand and foreign exchange earnings through …

[This Day] Enyeribe Anyanwu writes that the federal government should encourage investors in modular refineries, given the huge benefits, including reducing capital flight to fuel importation, meeting local demand and foreign exchange earnings through exports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shades of Benga Photo Exhibition Opens at Alliance Française De Nairobi

[Capital FM] The Shades of Benga photo exhibition retraces the story of popular music in Kenya with rare historical photos sourced from private collections of pioneering musicians and their families.

[Capital FM] The Shades of Benga photo exhibition retraces the story of popular music in Kenya with rare historical photos sourced from private collections of pioneering musicians and their families.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Khartoum Holds Its Breath for U.S. Sanctions Decision

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The US Dollar has risen sharply against the Sudanese Pound a day before the decision is due on whether the USA will lift financial sanctions on Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The US Dollar has risen sharply against the Sudanese Pound a day before the decision is due on whether the USA will lift financial sanctions on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

USAID, Dal Dairy to Provide Milk for 5,000+ Red Sea Children

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The US Agency for International Development (USAID) signed an agreement on Tuesday with the Dal Dairy Factory to provide locally sourced, pasteurised milk for 5,308 malnourished school children in Red Sea state.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The US Agency for International Development (USAID) signed an agreement on Tuesday with the Dal Dairy Factory to provide locally sourced, pasteurised milk for 5,308 malnourished school children in Red Sea state.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

NISS Seizes Newspapers Reporting On FIFA Ban

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese security service confiscated the print runs of two sports newspapers on Monday, for reporting on the ban which the international football federation FIFA imposed on Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese security service confiscated the print runs of two sports newspapers on Monday, for reporting on the ban which the international football federation FIFA imposed on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudanese Nationality Returned to South Sudanese By Court Order

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Supreme Court decided on Thursday that Sudanese nationality, which was withdrawn after the secession of South Sudan, must be restored to South Sudanese citizen Adel Burai Ramadan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese Supreme Court decided on Thursday that Sudanese nationality, which was withdrawn after the secession of South Sudan, must be restored to South Sudanese citizen Adel Burai Ramadan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cholera On the Rise in North Kordofan

[Radio Dabanga] El Obeid -An increasing number of people reported to hospitals and medical centres in Shikan locality in North Kordofan with symptoms of cholera.

[Radio Dabanga] El Obeid -An increasing number of people reported to hospitals and medical centres in Shikan locality in North Kordofan with symptoms of cholera.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Journalist Pays Fine With Crowdfunding

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -UPDATE 18:55 Amal Habbani has been released from prison on Tuesday afternoon, after a crowdfunding campaign raised enough money to pay the fine of SDG 10,000 ($1.488) for refusing to cooperate with security agents.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -UPDATE 18:55 Amal Habbani has been released from prison on Tuesday afternoon, after a crowdfunding campaign raised enough money to pay the fine of SDG 10,000 ($1.488) for refusing to cooperate with security agents.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan