Sudan Security Leans On El Jareeda Journalists

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The print run of Sudan’s El Jareeda newspaper was confiscated from the presses for the second consecutive day on Wednesday morning, which represents the eleventh time in a month: The National Intelligence and Security Service …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The print run of Sudan's El Jareeda newspaper was confiscated from the presses for the second consecutive day on Wednesday morning, which represents the eleventh time in a month: The National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) have pressurised the paper to ditch two of its columnists.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Death Toll From Diarrhoea in Sudan’s El Gezira ’16 and Rising’

[Radio Dabanga] Wad Madani -At least 16 people have died in the latest outbreak of acute watery diarrhoea in Sudan’s El Gezira state, and medics fear that the number will rise as the state hospital is struggling to cope.

[Radio Dabanga] Wad Madani -At least 16 people have died in the latest outbreak of acute watery diarrhoea in Sudan's El Gezira state, and medics fear that the number will rise as the state hospital is struggling to cope.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudan Parliament Ratifies Constitutional Amendments

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -On Wednesday, Sudan’s National Assembly ratified in the fourth and final phase of the constitutional amendments, which give the President the power to appoint and relieve Ministers at national level, in consultation with the P…

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -On Wednesday, Sudan's National Assembly ratified in the fourth and final phase of the constitutional amendments, which give the President the power to appoint and relieve Ministers at national level, in consultation with the Prime Minister, along with the allocation of seats in the National Reconciliation Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudan President Scorns Ceasefire Agreement With Darfur Rebels

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Darfur -Sudan’s President Omar Al Bashir has refused to sign an agreement for a cease-fire with the armed movements in Darfur for not occupying military sites on the ground.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Darfur -Sudan's President Omar Al Bashir has refused to sign an agreement for a cease-fire with the armed movements in Darfur for not occupying military sites on the ground.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Bank of Sudan to Branch Out’ – Ministry

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan’s Ministry of Finance has announced the start of development of strict regulations via the Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS) to prevent speculation in the parallel US Dollar market.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan's Ministry of Finance has announced the start of development of strict regulations via the Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS) to prevent speculation in the parallel US Dollar market.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Over 60 Fatalities On National Roads

[Namibian] Sixty-five fatalities were recorded on national roads from 22 November to 26 December. This shows a reduction of 23% compared to 80 fatalities recorded during the same period in 2015, said Namibian Police Force Force Deputy Inspector-General…

[Namibian] Sixty-five fatalities were recorded on national roads from 22 November to 26 December. This shows a reduction of 23% compared to 80 fatalities recorded during the same period in 2015, said Namibian Police Force Force Deputy Inspector-General for Operations, Major-General James Tjivikua in a statement on Wednesday

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Jambojet Flight Cancellations and Delays Leaves Coast Holidaymakers Stranded

[Nation] For the third day consecutively, thousands of Jambo Jet passengers Thursday continued to experience delays and cancellation of their flights to various holiday destinations in the Coast region.

[Nation] For the third day consecutively, thousands of Jambo Jet passengers Thursday continued to experience delays and cancellation of their flights to various holiday destinations in the Coast region.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Which Big Plays of 2016 Paid Off? What Next in 2017?

[Monitor] In June 2016, the reappointed Minister of Finance Matia Kasaija allocated a record Shs800 billion to the agricultural sector, nearly four times the annual level of funding enjoyed between 2001 and 2011. This number reflected the fall in exter…

[Monitor] In June 2016, the reappointed Minister of Finance Matia Kasaija allocated a record Shs800 billion to the agricultural sector, nearly four times the annual level of funding enjoyed between 2001 and 2011. This number reflected the fall in external funding for Naads, the agricultural advisory service set up in 2001 that failed to yield results having focused on non-traditional cash crops and food security that ended up impoverishing farmers countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda