‘Eased U.S. Sanctions Have No Impact On Sudan’s Market Prices’ – Traders

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Traders and market dealers have said that there has been no decrease in commodity prices, despite the government’s claim of the improved economic situation following the easing of US sanctions on Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Traders and market dealers have said that there has been no decrease in commodity prices, despite the government's claim of the improved economic situation following the easing of US sanctions on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

DA Wants Govt to Summon Gambian Ambassador

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance on Wednesday asked the government to summon Gambia’s ambassador to SA over that country’s president’s attempt to stay in power “at all costs”.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance on Wednesday asked the government to summon Gambia's ambassador to SA over that country's president's attempt to stay in power "at all costs".

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mining Firm Lurches Into Quandary

[Financial Gazette] TRI-LISTED coal miner, Hwange Colliery Company Limited (HCCL), has lurched into a crisis following the shock suspension of operations by a Portuguese firm, Mota- Engil, at its open cast mine due to a payment dispute, the Financial Gazette’s Companies & Markets (C&M) can report.

[Financial Gazette] TRI-LISTED coal miner, Hwange Colliery Company Limited (HCCL), has lurched into a crisis following the shock suspension of operations by a Portuguese firm, Mota- Engil, at its open cast mine due to a payment dispute, the Financial Gazette's Companies & Markets (C&M) can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ministry Wants Bird Flu Surveillance Stepped Up

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children has instructed regional and district medical officers to strengthen monitoring and diagnosis of bird flu at all health facilities across the country.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children has instructed regional and district medical officers to strengthen monitoring and diagnosis of bird flu at all health facilities across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Acting Chief Justice Sworn in As Chande Retires

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The newly appointed Acting Chief Justice, Prof Ibrahim Hamis Juma, was yesterday sworn in to replace Justice Mohamed Othman Chande who has retired in accordance with the law.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The newly appointed Acting Chief Justice, Prof Ibrahim Hamis Juma, was yesterday sworn in to replace Justice Mohamed Othman Chande who has retired in accordance with the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Attacks By Ruling Party Youth League Members

[HRW] Nairobi -Members of the Burundi ruling party’s youth league, the Imbonerakure, have brutally killed, tortured, and severely beaten scores of people across the country in recent months, Human Rights Watch said today. The killings and other ill-tre…

[HRW] Nairobi -Members of the Burundi ruling party's youth league, the Imbonerakure, have brutally killed, tortured, and severely beaten scores of people across the country in recent months, Human Rights Watch said today. The killings and other ill-treatment reflect the widespread impunity for Imbonerakure members and the government's unwillingness to prosecute or rein in the group.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi