Teachers Strike in North Darfur’s Saraf Omra

[Radio Dabanga] Saraf Omra -On Wednesday, teachers in Saraf Omra locality in North Darfur embarked on a strike in protest against the delay of their salaries. Speaking to Radio Dabanga, a teacher reported that he and his colleagues in Saraf Omra have n…

[Radio Dabanga] Saraf Omra -On Wednesday, teachers in Saraf Omra locality in North Darfur embarked on a strike in protest against the delay of their salaries. Speaking to Radio Dabanga, a teacher reported that he and his colleagues in Saraf Omra have not received their dues for two months.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Broad Support for Civil Strike in Sudan, U.S. Warns for Violence

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Darfur / Kordofan / Washington -With the approach of the civil strike scheduled for tomorrow, President Omar Al Bashir urged the Sudanese not to respond to the calls of “the useless opposition forces”. Sudanese opposition gro…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Darfur / Kordofan / Washington -With the approach of the civil strike scheduled for tomorrow, President Omar Al Bashir urged the Sudanese not to respond to the calls of "the useless opposition forces". Sudanese opposition groups have expressed their full support for the disobedience action. The US government has expressed its concern about the "threatening rhetoric" against the activists.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudan’s El Jareeda Daily Gagged for the Eight Time

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On Friday, officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) seized all 12,000 copies of the El Jareeda independent newspaper from the printing press without providing any reason.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On Friday, officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) seized all 12,000 copies of the El Jareeda independent newspaper from the printing press without providing any reason.

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Implement Si On Extended Producer Responsibility

[Times of Zambia] I HAVE followed comments some people have passed after the Government proposal to increase custom duty on plastic bag carriers from 25 per cent to 40 per cent in next year’s National Budget.

[Times of Zambia] I HAVE followed comments some people have passed after the Government proposal to increase custom duty on plastic bag carriers from 25 per cent to 40 per cent in next year's National Budget.

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CZI Mourns Over Unending Zimra Raids

[The Herald] The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) has appealed to Government to rein in the State revenue collector, the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) over unceasing raids on struggling local businesses for alleged tax misdemeanors.

[The Herald] The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) has appealed to Government to rein in the State revenue collector, the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) over unceasing raids on struggling local businesses for alleged tax misdemeanors.

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Elections Credibility Questioned as Arbitrary Team Scrutinized Over Contentious Verdicts

[Dalsan Radio] It has been an electoral process that has had its fair share of political intrigues. From a gun drama in a Jowhar polling station to alleged voter bribery and now contentious disqualification of tens of contestants by the Interim Elector…

[Dalsan Radio] It has been an electoral process that has had its fair share of political intrigues. From a gun drama in a Jowhar polling station to alleged voter bribery and now contentious disqualification of tens of contestants by the Interim Electoral Dispute Resolution Mechanism (IEDRM) and the ongoing push and pull between the State Interim Electoral Team SIET and the Federal Interim Electoral team FIET.

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Re-Entry Policy Success Story

[Times of Zambia] NAKONDE District, a border town in Muchinga Province is regarded as the fastest growing in the region with an annual growth rate of 11.9 per cent and population of 119,708.

[Times of Zambia] NAKONDE District, a border town in Muchinga Province is regarded as the fastest growing in the region with an annual growth rate of 11.9 per cent and population of 119,708.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Mudug Man Commits Suicide After Drought Kills Livestock

[Dalsan Radio] An elderly man in Mudug committed suicide after he lost all his livestock to the current drought that has continued to hit parts of Somalia, residents told Radio Dalsan.

[Dalsan Radio] An elderly man in Mudug committed suicide after he lost all his livestock to the current drought that has continued to hit parts of Somalia, residents told Radio Dalsan.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Holds Church in High Esteem – Lungu

[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said the Government holds the church in very high esteem hence it has continued to uphold the ‘One Zambia One Nation’ motto at the center of its governance programmes.

[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said the Government holds the church in very high esteem hence it has continued to uphold the 'One Zambia One Nation' motto at the center of its governance programmes.

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Receding Lake Chad Gets $1.8million Lifeline

[Guardian] Maiduguri -To improve livelihoods of about 40 million people living around the Lake Chad basin, Governments of Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Chinese firm, Powerchina International Gr…

[Guardian] Maiduguri -To improve livelihoods of about 40 million people living around the Lake Chad basin, Governments of Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Chinese firm, Powerchina International Group Limited to transfer water from the Congo Basin into the receding Lake Chad.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad