North Darfur Commander Acknowledges ‘Abuses by Outlaws’

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -The commander of Kutum Garrison in North Darfur, Brigadier El Sadig El Mahdi Abdelrahman, has acknowledged that the Ein Siro area and the surrounding villages were exposed to burning and theft by what he called outlaws whom he sa…

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum -The commander of Kutum Garrison in North Darfur, Brigadier El Sadig El Mahdi Abdelrahman, has acknowledged that the Ein Siro area and the surrounding villages were exposed to burning and theft by what he called outlaws whom he said "have come from all directions, especially Kutum and Kabkabiya".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Troika, EU Call On Sudan Govt. and Darfur Armed Movements to Show Restraint

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudan Troika (USA, United Kingdom, Norway) and the resident European Union (EU) Embassies in Khartoum are “deeply concerned about reports of renewed fighting in Darfur”.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudan Troika (USA, United Kingdom, Norway) and the resident European Union (EU) Embassies in Khartoum are "deeply concerned about reports of renewed fighting in Darfur".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cholera Epidemic Now Threatens Khartoum

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -On Tuesday Khartoum state saw the death of two people from cholera and infection of 120 others amid medical concerns over the spread of the potentially fatal disease to the residents of the national capital.

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -On Tuesday Khartoum state saw the death of two people from cholera and infection of 120 others amid medical concerns over the spread of the potentially fatal disease to the residents of the national capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Child Killed in North Darfur Camp Inferno

[Radio Dabanga] Shoba Camp -An eight-year-old boy was burned to death, and at least 300 shelters were destroyed as fire swept through Shoba camp for displaced people in North Darfur on Tuesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Shoba Camp -An eight-year-old boy was burned to death, and at least 300 shelters were destroyed as fire swept through Shoba camp for displaced people in North Darfur on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Talks On Abyei Dispute Resume Between Sudans

[Radio Dabanga] Addis Ababa -After a two-year halt, Sudan and South Sudan resumed talks on the disputed Abyei region between the two countries on Tuesday in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa.

[Radio Dabanga] Addis Ababa -After a two-year halt, Sudan and South Sudan resumed talks on the disputed Abyei region between the two countries on Tuesday in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Parliamentary Health and Environment Committee Listen to Report About Watery Diarrhea

[SNA] Khartoum -The Parliamentary committee for Health and Environment, on Thursday organized a hearing on the situation of watery diarrhea in which the federal Minister for Health, Bahar Idris Abu Garda, presented a detailed report on the situation re…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Parliamentary committee for Health and Environment, on Thursday organized a hearing on the situation of watery diarrhea in which the federal Minister for Health, Bahar Idris Abu Garda, presented a detailed report on the situation revealing the figures and measures adopted to remedy the situation in the White Nile state and other areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Assistant of the President Inaugurate the Visits to Koranic Schools Programme

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of the President of the Republic, Sheikh Ibrahim Sanousi on Thursday inaugurated the programme of the visit to the Koranic schools which is organized by the Sudanese Students Union, and whose launching took place at the He…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of the President of the Republic, Sheikh Ibrahim Sanousi on Thursday inaugurated the programme of the visit to the Koranic schools which is organized by the Sudanese Students Union, and whose launching took place at the Head office of the union in Khartoum

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Heartbreak as Teen with Kenyan Roots Misses Out on Britain’s Got Talent Finals

[Nation] It was a heartbreak for British teen with Kenyan roots Sarah Ikumu after she was voted out during the semi-final of Britain’s Got Talent on Wednesday night.

[Nation] It was a heartbreak for British teen with Kenyan roots Sarah Ikumu after she was voted out during the semi-final of Britain's Got Talent on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Bans Golden Handshakes

[The Herald] Innocent Ruwende -Government has banned all local authorities, with immediate effect, from paying gratuities and golden handshakes to executives and senior employees following outrageous demands in exit packages and reports of rampant abus…

[The Herald] Innocent Ruwende -Government has banned all local authorities, with immediate effect, from paying gratuities and golden handshakes to executives and senior employees following outrageous demands in exit packages and reports of rampant abuse of funds in most councils. Prime land was being parcelled out for a song to council officials as gratuities over and above the mega perks they received.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe