Afaf Towur – Era of Agar, Arman and Al-Hilu Has Passed

[SNA] Khartoum -A leading member of parliament and National Congress-Nuba Mountains Afaf Towur has said the three leaderships of the so-called Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-Northern Sector Malik Agar, Abdul-Aziz al-Hilu and Yasir Arman have to ste…

[SNA] Khartoum -A leading member of parliament and National Congress-Nuba Mountains Afaf Towur has said the three leaderships of the so-called Sudan People's Liberation Movement-Northern Sector Malik Agar, Abdul-Aziz al-Hilu and Yasir Arman have to step down from the leadership of the movement and make room for others to lead the people of the Nuba Mountains if are really keen on the issues of the people of the Mountains as they claim.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Blue Nile State’s Wali Affirms His Government’s Commitment to Peace

[SNA] Damazin -The Wali (governor) of the Blue Nile state Hussein Yassin Hamad has affirmed his government’s commitment to the choice of peace in implementation of the directives of the President of the Republic Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir.

[SNA] Damazin -The Wali (governor) of the Blue Nile state Hussein Yassin Hamad has affirmed his government's commitment to the choice of peace in implementation of the directives of the President of the Republic Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ministry of Water Resources Allocates 136 Million Pounds for Removal of Silts and Grass From Irrigation Channels in Gezira Scheme

[SNA] The Ministry of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity (MWRI) has allocated 136 million pounds to meet the needs of clearing the muds from the irrigation networks, removal of grasses and provision of machines and removal of high bridges.

[SNA] The Ministry of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity (MWRI) has allocated 136 million pounds to meet the needs of clearing the muds from the irrigation networks, removal of grasses and provision of machines and removal of high bridges.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

I Will Appeal Tribunal Sack, Says Sekibo

[Vanguard] The Election Petitions Tribunal sitting over senatorial elections in Rivers State has nullified the victory of Senator George Sekibo of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

[Vanguard] The Election Petitions Tribunal sitting over senatorial elections in Rivers State has nullified the victory of Senator George Sekibo of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NMG Hosts Leadership Forum in Nairobi

[Nation] The electoral body on was on Thursday evening put on the spot to explain how they will ensure that the forthcoming elections are credible and whether they are partisan.

[Nation] The electoral body on was on Thursday evening put on the spot to explain how they will ensure that the forthcoming elections are credible and whether they are partisan.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fresh Controversy Over Review of Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration

[Vanguard] When it was reported few weeks ago that the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and members of the Olubadan-in-Council had finally accepted the review of the 1957 Olubadan chieftaincy declaration, many residents in of Oyo State and be…

[Vanguard] When it was reported few weeks ago that the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and members of the Olubadan-in-Council had finally accepted the review of the 1957 Olubadan chieftaincy declaration, many residents in of Oyo State and beyond thought that curtains had been drawn on the controversial issue. It was reported then that the monarch and all his thirteen-member Olubadan in council, in a closed door meeting, had given their nod that Governor Abiola Ajimobi, who had set up a judicial committee,

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Assures Non-Interference in Religious Affairs

[Foroyaa] President Adama Barrow, on Sunday June 25, assured the Banjul Muslim elders and Muslim religious leaders from across the country, that his government will leave all religious matters, with the religious leaders of all denominations, without i…

[Foroyaa] President Adama Barrow, on Sunday June 25, assured the Banjul Muslim elders and Muslim religious leaders from across the country, that his government will leave all religious matters, with the religious leaders of all denominations, without interference or intimidation to practitioners.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Bafuloto Medina Nemasu Imam, Kabilo Head and Others Bailed

[Foroyaa] On Friday 23 June 2017, the Imam and the kabilo Head of Bafuloto Medina Nemasu were arrested and taken to Brusubi police station, after they were called to report at the Brikama Police station for a discussion. Alhagie Ceesay, Imam, kabilo He…

[Foroyaa] On Friday 23 June 2017, the Imam and the kabilo Head of Bafuloto Medina Nemasu were arrested and taken to Brusubi police station, after they were called to report at the Brikama Police station for a discussion. Alhagie Ceesay, Imam, kabilo Head Alhagie Jobe, Dulo Sanneh and Kebba Drammeh, were called to report to the Brikama police station for a discussion but Alhagie Ceesay, Imam, and kabilo Head Alhagie Jobe were arrested, whilst Dulo Sanneh and Kebba Drammeh were away and unable to come to the station.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia