UN – ’80 Percent of Landmines, UXOs Cleared’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -At least 105.7 square km of dangerous areas and 37,898 km of roads in Sudan have been cleared of various types of landmines and unexploded ordinances (UXOs) by the UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS) and the Sudanese National Mine …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -At least 105.7 square km of dangerous areas and 37,898 km of roads in Sudan have been cleared of various types of landmines and unexploded ordinances (UXOs) by the UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS) and the Sudanese National Mine Action Centre (NMAC).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfur Rebels Claim Dozens of Govt Troops Killed

[Radio Dabanga] Feina -The Sudan Liberation Movement led by Abdelwahid El Nur (SLM-AW) claims its rebel combatants killed dozens of government troops and militiamen in the area southeast of Jebel Marra on Wednesday and Friday.

[Radio Dabanga] Feina -The Sudan Liberation Movement led by Abdelwahid El Nur (SLM-AW) claims its rebel combatants killed dozens of government troops and militiamen in the area southeast of Jebel Marra on Wednesday and Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Human Rights Network Calls for Release of 134 Detainees

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Port Sudan -In a memorandum to the UN Human Rights Council, the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, and the Arab Commission for Human Rights, the Sudan Human Rights Network (SHRN) appeals to the international com…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Port Sudan -In a memorandum to the UN Human Rights Council, the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, and the Arab Commission for Human Rights, the Sudan Human Rights Network (SHRN) appeals to the international community to urge the Sudanese authorities to release the 134 political detainees currently being held incommunicado, or in prisons in Khartoum and Port Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UK Parliamentary Group Meets Sudan Call Chairman

[Radio Dabanga] London -El Sadig El Mahdi, leader of the National Umma Party (NUP) and chairman of the Sudan Call, met with representatives of the British All-Party Parliamentary Group on Sudan and South Sudan last week.

[Radio Dabanga] London -El Sadig El Mahdi, leader of the National Umma Party (NUP) and chairman of the Sudan Call, met with representatives of the British All-Party Parliamentary Group on Sudan and South Sudan last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Prices Soar in Khartoum Amid Acute Shortage of Cooking Gas and Bread

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -People living in Khartoum state are complaining about a severe fuel, cooking gas, and bread crisis. The prices of consumer goods are again soaring.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -People living in Khartoum state are complaining about a severe fuel, cooking gas, and bread crisis. The prices of consumer goods are again soaring.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Grape Farmers Get Access to Bank Loans

[Daily News] IN efforts to increase grape productivity, the Small Industries Development Organisation (SIDO) has set up a business cluster for Mpunguzi grape growers to enable them access input loans from financial institutions.

[Daily News] IN efforts to increase grape productivity, the Small Industries Development Organisation (SIDO) has set up a business cluster for Mpunguzi grape growers to enable them access input loans from financial institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Potential Impact of Projected 7.2 Per Cent Economic Growth

[New Times] The projected 7.2 per cent economic growth for 2018 will be felt by Rwandans in aspects such as increased job creation capacity by private sector, better returns, as well as an increase in tax receipts.

[New Times] The projected 7.2 per cent economic growth for 2018 will be felt by Rwandans in aspects such as increased job creation capacity by private sector, better returns, as well as an increase in tax receipts.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda