U.S. Charge d’Affaires Announces Execution of Decision Lifting Sanctions Starts As of Tuesday

[SNA] Khartoum -The US Charge d’Affaires in Sudan, Steven Koutsis announced that the execution of revocation of sanctions imposed on Sudan would start as of tomorrow , Tuesday, indicating that the decision came as result to talks between Sudan and the …

[SNA] Khartoum -The US Charge d'Affaires in Sudan, Steven Koutsis announced that the execution of revocation of sanctions imposed on Sudan would start as of tomorrow , Tuesday, indicating that the decision came as result to talks between Sudan and the United States that lasted for months as well as to noticeable progress made by Government of Sudan with regard to Darfur conflict, a humanitarian assistance in the Two Areas and counter terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Al-Bashir Receives Phone Call From Mauritanian Counterpart

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir has received a phone call from the Mauritanian President , Mohammed Wald Abdul-Aziz congratulating him on lifting the US sanctions from Sudan.

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir has received a phone call from the Mauritanian President , Mohammed Wald Abdul-Aziz congratulating him on lifting the US sanctions from Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Life After Office – Madonsela Still Following Her Northern Star

[Daily Maverick] Three months after her seven years as public protector ended, Thuli Madonsela is finding a new voice. And despite its calm quietness, it is a decidedly political one freed from the trappings of office and protocol. Unless there is a co…

[Daily Maverick] Three months after her seven years as public protector ended, Thuli Madonsela is finding a new voice. And despite its calm quietness, it is a decidedly political one freed from the trappings of office and protocol. Unless there is a commission of inquiry into state capture, Madonsela said on Monday, the trust deficit within Cabinet and between citizens and government will remain - and South Africa's body politic will continue to be poisoned. By MARIANNE MERTEN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

African Union Tasked With Averting Genocide in South Sudan

[East African] An investigator into the violence that erupted in South Sudan three years ago has said that the African Union, not the United Nations, should establish a trusteeship in the country to avert what human-rights groups fear is a looming geno…

[East African] An investigator into the violence that erupted in South Sudan three years ago has said that the African Union, not the United Nations, should establish a trusteeship in the country to avert what human-rights groups fear is a looming genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

IAAF Happy With Hostels for Youth Championship

[Nation] The International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) has approved ongoing works on hostels at Kenyatta University that will be used as athletes’ village for the World Under-18 Championships due July 12-16 at Kasarani.

[Nation] The International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) has approved ongoing works on hostels at Kenyatta University that will be used as athletes' village for the World Under-18 Championships due July 12-16 at Kasarani.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda Seeks to Stall U.S.$10 Billion Congo Hague Case

[East African] Kampala last week dispatched Attorney-General William Byaruhanga to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague, as renewed pressure mounted on the government to settle an almost 20 year-old reparation dispute with the Democrat…

[East African] Kampala last week dispatched Attorney-General William Byaruhanga to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague, as renewed pressure mounted on the government to settle an almost 20 year-old reparation dispute with the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda