More Than 417,000 South Sudanese Refugees in Sudan – UNHCR

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), more than South Sudanese refugees are sheltering in Sudan since conflict broke out in December 2013.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), more than South Sudanese refugees are sheltering in Sudan since conflict broke out in December 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

‘No Medical Care for Injured Nuba Farmer in Custody’ – Hudo

[Radio Dabanga] Delling -On 6 May, Sudanese army soldiers shot a Nuba farmer in Delling. Since then, he has been held incommunicado by Military Intelligence (MI) in the northern South Kordofan town, Human Rights and Development Organisation (HUDO) repo…

[Radio Dabanga] Delling -On 6 May, Sudanese army soldiers shot a Nuba farmer in Delling. Since then, he has been held incommunicado by Military Intelligence (MI) in the northern South Kordofan town, Human Rights and Development Organisation (HUDO) reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sanctions Relief – Sudan’s U.S. Embassy ‘Still Unsure of White House Response’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The US Chargé d’Affaires at the Embassy in Sudan cannot say how the Trump administration will deal with the decision to lift the trade sanctions on Khartoum.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The US Chargé d'Affaires at the Embassy in Sudan cannot say how the Trump administration will deal with the decision to lift the trade sanctions on Khartoum.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Democracy’s Come to Stay – Dickson

[Vanguard] Bayelsa State governor, Mr Seriake Dickson, yesterday, challenged anti-democratic forces working to truncate the country’s democracy to have a rethink, saying that democracy in Nigeria has come to stay.

[Vanguard] Bayelsa State governor, Mr Seriake Dickson, yesterday, challenged anti-democratic forces working to truncate the country's democracy to have a rethink, saying that democracy in Nigeria has come to stay.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Egypt’s 5,000 Year Old Secret Art – Tahtib

[RFI] The drums beat a hypnotic rhythm. The fighters, each armed with a bamboo-like rod, display their footwork as they keep an eye on their opponent, accelerating or slowing down in time with the music. They move in circles around one another, often i…

[RFI] The drums beat a hypnotic rhythm. The fighters, each armed with a bamboo-like rod, display their footwork as they keep an eye on their opponent, accelerating or slowing down in time with the music. They move in circles around one another, often in duels between two, sometimes three or four at a time. This is Tahtib. This week - May 28 - the first ever tournament in Paris is being held.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Several Activities to Be Organised to Observe World Oceans Day

[Government of Mauritius] A series of activities will be organised by the Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, in collaboration with other stakeholders from 03 to 09 June 2017 to mark World Oceans Day. Since 2002, World …

[Government of Mauritius] A series of activities will be organised by the Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, in collaboration with other stakeholders from 03 to 09 June 2017 to mark World Oceans Day. Since 2002, World Oceans Day is commemorated every year on the 8th of June, at international level. The theme for this year is "Our Oceans, Our Future".

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius