Human Rights Defenders Detained, Face Death Penalty

[HRW] Sudanese authorities have been unjustly holding Dr. Mudawi Ibrahim Adam, Hafiz Idris, and Mobarak Adam Abdalla, three human rights defenders, and have charged them with crimes against the state which carry the death penalty, 25 human rights group…

[HRW] Sudanese authorities have been unjustly holding Dr. Mudawi Ibrahim Adam, Hafiz Idris, and Mobarak Adam Abdalla, three human rights defenders, and have charged them with crimes against the state which carry the death penalty, 25 human rights groups said today. Dr. Mudawi Ibahim Adam and Hafiz Idris have been held for approximately seven months, and Mobarak Adam Abdalla for over three months. Authorities should immediately release the men and drop the bogus charges against them, the groups said.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

DR Congo’s Economy Loses Over $1 Billion to Child Undernutrition, Finds UN-Backed Study

[UN News] The economy of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is losing as much as 4.5 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP) to the effects of child undernutrition, according to a United Nations-backed study released today.

[UN News] The economy of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is losing as much as 4.5 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP) to the effects of child undernutrition, according to a United Nations-backed study released today.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Deputy Minister Thembi Majola – Learners Focus Week Opening

[Govt of SA] Ambassador Thembisile Majola, Deputy Minister of Energy at the Learners Focus Week Opening Ceremony, Tabernacle Church, Kimberley, Northern Cape on the 10th of July 2017.

[Govt of SA] Ambassador Thembisile Majola, Deputy Minister of Energy at the Learners Focus Week Opening Ceremony, Tabernacle Church, Kimberley, Northern Cape on the 10th of July 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Al-Bashir Directs New Ambassadors to Give Sudan’s High Interests Priority

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir has directed Sudan ambassadors to each of Indonesia, Brazil, South Sudan, Malaysia, Australia, Romania and Sudan general Consulate in Alexandria to give the Country’s high interest…

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir has directed Sudan ambassadors to each of Indonesia, Brazil, South Sudan, Malaysia, Australia, Romania and Sudan general Consulate in Alexandria to give the Country's high interests concern and priority and to work for enhancement of Sudan relations with countries they moved to work in.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Assistant of the Republic Meets American Charge d’Affaires

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of President of the Republic, and Deputy Chair of the National Congress(NC) for Party’s Affairs , Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid met at the NC Head Office in Khartoum with the US Charge d’Affaires in Sudan, Steven Kotsis.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of President of the Republic, and Deputy Chair of the National Congress(NC) for Party's Affairs , Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid met at the NC Head Office in Khartoum with the US Charge d'Affaires in Sudan, Steven Kotsis.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Dr Jameel Sworn-in As Minister of Justice

[SNA] Khartoum -Dr Idris Ibrahim Jameel was sworn-in before the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir in the Repulican Palace, Monday, as Minister of Justice in presence of the First Vice-President of the Republic, and National Prime …

[SNA] Khartoum -Dr Idris Ibrahim Jameel was sworn-in before the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir in the Repulican Palace, Monday, as Minister of Justice in presence of the First Vice-President of the Republic, and National Prime Minister, Lt Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, Chief Justice, Judge Haider Ahmed Dafaalla and Minister of Presidency of the Republic, Dr Fadul Abdalla Fadul.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Hatim Al-Sir – Positive Developments At Political Arena Necessitates Lifting of Sanctions From Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leading figure and Minister of Trade, Hatim Al-Sir said the positive developments , especially after formation of national accord government and commencement of implementation of national dialogue out…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leading figure and Minister of Trade, Hatim Al-Sir said the positive developments , especially after formation of national accord government and commencement of implementation of national dialogue outcome requires removal of US sanctions imposed on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan