Gender Equality Calls for Action in Accelerating Gender Parity and Women Empowerment #PressForProgress

[Govt of SA] 0n 8 March the world celebrates International Women’s Day (IWD). International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating…

[Govt of SA] 0n 8 March the world celebrates International Women's Day (IWD). International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. IWD is also an opportunity to transform this momentum into action, to empower women in all settings, rural and urban, and celebrate the activists who are working relentlessly to claim women's rights and realise their full potential.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

FM Undersecretary Meets U.S. Charge d’ Affaires

[SNA] Khartoum -foreign Ministry Undersecretary, Ambassador, Abdul Ghani Al-Naeim met, Thursday, the US Charge D’Affaires, Steven Koutsis. The FM Official Spokesman, described the meeting as a continuation to the constructive connection policy which wa…

[SNA] Khartoum -foreign Ministry Undersecretary, Ambassador, Abdul Ghani Al-Naeim met, Thursday, the US Charge D'Affaires, Steven Koutsis. The FM Official Spokesman, described the meeting as a continuation to the constructive connection policy which was approved by the two sides to reach an agreement on issues of mutual concern.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Two Billion Dollars From Turkey to Sudan in Banking Facilities

[SNA] Khartoum -Within the context of the outstanding economic relations between the Sudan and Turkey, an agreement was signed Thursday with a Turkish company to provide banking facilities for the Sudan Central Bank to the tune of two billion dollars t…

[SNA] Khartoum -Within the context of the outstanding economic relations between the Sudan and Turkey, an agreement was signed Thursday with a Turkish company to provide banking facilities for the Sudan Central Bank to the tune of two billion dollars to be used to import of petroleum products, wheat, as well as other agricultural inputs.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

#GuptaLeaks – Investigation Finds ‘Irregularities’ and ‘Question Marks’

[Daily Maverick] Three senior SAP executives resign leaving #GuptaLeaks investigation with more questions than answers. By Susan Comrie for AMABHUNGANE and SCORPIO.

[Daily Maverick] Three senior SAP executives resign leaving #GuptaLeaks investigation with more questions than answers. By Susan Comrie for AMABHUNGANE and SCORPIO.

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President Bashir Honors the 10th Collective Wedding of the NISS Staffers

[SNA] El Obied -The president of the Republic, Field Marshal Omar Bashir, on Thursday honored the collective wedding of the staffers of the National Security and Intelligence Service (NISS)

[SNA] El Obied -The president of the Republic, Field Marshal Omar Bashir, on Thursday honored the collective wedding of the staffers of the National Security and Intelligence Service (NISS)

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Assistant Receives White Nile State Governor

[SNA] Khartoum, 8 – Mar. (SUNA) – The Assistant of the President, Dr. Faisal Hassan Ibrahim, on Thursday received in his office at the Presidential Palace the White Nile State Governor , Abdul-Hamid Musa Kasha.

[SNA] Khartoum, 8 - Mar. (SUNA) - The Assistant of the President, Dr. Faisal Hassan Ibrahim, on Thursday received in his office at the Presidential Palace the White Nile State Governor , Abdul-Hamid Musa Kasha.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

CSOs, Nigerians React to Senators’ N13.5 Million Monthly “Running Cost” Allowance

[Premium Times] Civil society groups (CSOs) and other Nigerians have reacted to a recent revelation of the N13.5 million “running cost” allowance that senators receive monthly.

[Premium Times] Civil society groups (CSOs) and other Nigerians have reacted to a recent revelation of the N13.5 million "running cost" allowance that senators receive monthly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

1,500 Daura Farmers Empowered Through CBN Anchor Borrowers Programme

[Premium Times] Farmers in Daura, Katsina State, have received various farming implements under the second phase of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) anchor borrowers scheme.

[Premium Times] Farmers in Daura, Katsina State, have received various farming implements under the second phase of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) anchor borrowers scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Commemorates Centenary Celebrations of Nelson Mandela and Albertina Sisulu

[Govt of SA] Government calls on all South Africans, international communities and civil society to play their part in recognizing and emulating the values of the first democratic President, Nelson Mandela, as the country celebrates his Centenary. Pres…

[Govt of SA] Government calls on all South Africans, international communities and civil society to play their part in recognizing and emulating the values of the first democratic President, Nelson Mandela, as the country celebrates his Centenary. President Cyril Ramaphosa declared 2018 the year of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela in his State of the Nation Address.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

International Women’s Day Highlights Challenges for Women Across Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -In Sudan, the celebration of International Women’s Day 2018 which was observed across the world today, has highlighted challenges and difficulties facing Sudanese women in both rural and urban areas.

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -In Sudan, the celebration of International Women's Day 2018 which was observed across the world today, has highlighted challenges and difficulties facing Sudanese women in both rural and urban areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan