Al-Mahdi Addresses Mass Rally in Omdurman

[SNA] Khartoum -Chairman Umma Party, Imam, Al-Sadig Al-Mahdi addressed, Thursday, at Al-Hijra Square, Omdurman the masses of Ansar Sect in the presence of a number of the party’s leaderships.

[SNA] Khartoum -Chairman Umma Party, Imam, Al-Sadig Al-Mahdi addressed, Thursday, at Al-Hijra Square, Omdurman the masses of Ansar Sect in the presence of a number of the party's leaderships.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Opposition to Sue Mugabe Party For 2008 Election Atrocities

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T spokesperson Obert Gutu says his party is considering suing Zanu PF for acts of violence, rape, arson and other crimes targeted at the main opposition supporters during the 2008 presidential run-off election.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T spokesperson Obert Gutu says his party is considering suing Zanu PF for acts of violence, rape, arson and other crimes targeted at the main opposition supporters during the 2008 presidential run-off election.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘100 Rape Complaints in 2016, Two Soldiers to Hang’ – Darfur Prosecutor

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The Public Prosecutor for Darfur says that a total of 100 complaints were filed of rape of women and children in the region last year, of which 15 have gone to trial. Counsellor Mohamed Tayfur was speaking at a press conferen…

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The Public Prosecutor for Darfur says that a total of 100 complaints were filed of rape of women and children in the region last year, of which 15 have gone to trial. Counsellor Mohamed Tayfur was speaking at a press conference on Tuesday announcing that two soldiers charged with rape of children in Darfur have been sentenced to death by hanging.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Displaced Man Murdered, Another ‘Beaten, Tortured’ in Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida / Tabit -Abdullah Zakaria of camp Foreca was allegedly subjected to severe beating and torture by military intelligence agents after he was detained in Gireida locality, South Darfur on Tuesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida / Tabit -Abdullah Zakaria of camp Foreca was allegedly subjected to severe beating and torture by military intelligence agents after he was detained in Gireida locality, South Darfur on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ransom Demand for Kidnapped Darfur Students

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -A paramilitary group that kidnapped two secondary schools students from Kutum in North Darfur on 17 January have demanded a ransom of SDG 10,000 ($1,500) for their release.

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -A paramilitary group that kidnapped two secondary schools students from Kutum in North Darfur on 17 January have demanded a ransom of SDG 10,000 ($1,500) for their release.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Horrific Campaign’ Against Tea Sellers in Sudan Capital

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The authorities in Khartoum locality are waging ‘a horrific campaign’ against tea and refreshment sellers in the Sudanese capital, according to Awadeya Mahmoud, founder and head of the Women’s Food and Tea Sellers’ Cooperative.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The authorities in Khartoum locality are waging 'a horrific campaign' against tea and refreshment sellers in the Sudanese capital, according to Awadeya Mahmoud, founder and head of the Women's Food and Tea Sellers' Cooperative.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Karate Union Has New Leader

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE Karate Union interim president Paul Danisa says he hopes to increase the numbers of local athletes competing in world tournaments. Danisa was the ZKU technical director semi-contact until his appointment on Wednesday to take over …

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE Karate Union interim president Paul Danisa says he hopes to increase the numbers of local athletes competing in world tournaments. Danisa was the ZKU technical director semi-contact until his appointment on Wednesday to take over from Joe Rugwete, who resigned last month with a year to go before the expiry of his term of office.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Unpaid Doctors, Nurses Loot Patients’ Donated Rice

[New Zimbabwe] Doctors and nurses at Gwanda Provincial Hospital who last year were heading towards a bleak festive season following Government’s failure to award them their salaries and bonuses decided to share five tonnes of rice donated to patients b…

[New Zimbabwe] Doctors and nurses at Gwanda Provincial Hospital who last year were heading towards a bleak festive season following Government's failure to award them their salaries and bonuses decided to share five tonnes of rice donated to patients by the Chinese through the Presidential Feeding Scheme programme, NewZimbabwe.com has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lusaka High On Drugs

[Times of Zambia] THE Drug-Enforcement Commission (DEC) last year arrested 5,901 people countrywide for illicit use of drugs, including cannabis, cocaine and heroin, representing a spike of nearly 10 per cent over the 2015 numbers.

[Times of Zambia] THE Drug-Enforcement Commission (DEC) last year arrested 5,901 people countrywide for illicit use of drugs, including cannabis, cocaine and heroin, representing a spike of nearly 10 per cent over the 2015 numbers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia