Chinese Quit President Museveni’s Refinery Deal

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni’s oil refinery project has once again suffered a major blow with a major Chinese contractor quitting. As has happened in many major infrastructure deals, frustration over in-fighting, intrigue …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni's oil refinery project has once again suffered a major blow with a major Chinese contractor quitting. As has happened in many major infrastructure deals, frustration over in-fighting, intrigue and lobbying had already taken root with cabinet officials, President Yoweri Museveni's relatives, diplomats and senior technocrats at the Energy Ministry being cited in this case.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Al-Mahdi Asserts Desire to Withdraw Political Work

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the National Umma Party(NUP), Sadiq Mahdi has said he desires to withdraw from active politics so as to devoge more time to other local, regional and international questions.

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the National Umma Party(NUP), Sadiq Mahdi has said he desires to withdraw from active politics so as to devoge more time to other local, regional and international questions.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

FVP Informed On Work of Agricultural and Animal Production Professionals Law Implementation Committee

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih was briefed on progress of work of the Agricultural and Animal Production Professionals Law Implementation Committee.

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih was briefed on progress of work of the Agricultural and Animal Production Professionals Law Implementation Committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Al-Habboab to Take Part in El Salvador International Poetry Festival

[SudaNow] Sudanese Poet Yousif al-Habboab will participate in the up-coming session of the International Poetry Festival in the state of El-Salvador, alongside poets from different countries.

[SudaNow] Sudanese Poet Yousif al-Habboab will participate in the up-coming session of the International Poetry Festival in the state of El-Salvador, alongside poets from different countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Bashir Says Government Keen to Preserve Peaceful Religious Coexistence in the Country

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic, Omar Bashir, on Sunday reaffirmed the keenness of the Sudanese government to further strengthen religious coexistence in the country and to protect religious freedoms in a way that achieve religious securi…

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic, Omar Bashir, on Sunday reaffirmed the keenness of the Sudanese government to further strengthen religious coexistence in the country and to protect religious freedoms in a way that achieve religious security and stability in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Activist Nyanzi Now Sues State over Travel Ban

[Observer] Dr Stella Nyanzi, a Makerere University researcher, has sued the state, five months after she was stopped at Entebbe International airport, from travelling to the Netherlands.

[Observer] Dr Stella Nyanzi, a Makerere University researcher, has sued the state, five months after she was stopped at Entebbe International airport, from travelling to the Netherlands.

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