UN Adjusts 2016 Displacement Figures for Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A new infographic snapshot issued this week by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) shows updated figures for displacement in Darfur in 2016, following new registration and verification processes b…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A new infographic snapshot issued this week by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) shows updated figures for displacement in Darfur in 2016, following new registration and verification processes by the UN and partners.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Kordofan ‘Running On Empty’

[Radio Dabanga] Kadugli / El Obeid -Kadugli in South Kordofan is facing a severe fuel crisis along with electric power outages, while the fuel crisis in El Obeid in North Kordofan continues to bite.

[Radio Dabanga] Kadugli / El Obeid -Kadugli in South Kordofan is facing a severe fuel crisis along with electric power outages, while the fuel crisis in El Obeid in North Kordofan continues to bite.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Wells in Sudan’s Kassala Laid Dry

[Radio Dabanga] Kassala -Dropping ground water, and a lack of reserves in storage reservoirs, have laid wells dry and caused a major water shortage in Kassala state in eastern Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Kassala -Dropping ground water, and a lack of reserves in storage reservoirs, have laid wells dry and caused a major water shortage in Kassala state in eastern Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Central Darfur Merchants Call Foul On Shop Allocations

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -Several merchants in the central Darfur capital of Zalingei have accused Governor Jafar Abdel Hakam of illegally confiscating 50 shops and transferring them to people loyal to him.

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -Several merchants in the central Darfur capital of Zalingei have accused Governor Jafar Abdel Hakam of illegally confiscating 50 shops and transferring them to people loyal to him.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Farmers’ Alliance Cite ‘Irregularities’ in Corporate Land Sale

[Radio Dabanga] Goz Kobro -The alliance of farmers of Sudan’s El Gezira and El Managel have questioned the legitimacy of a sale of a company’s property by the company’s owners, and demand the sale be annulled.

[Radio Dabanga] Goz Kobro -The alliance of farmers of Sudan's El Gezira and El Managel have questioned the legitimacy of a sale of a company's property by the company's owners, and demand the sale be annulled.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Police FC Look to Stay in Title Race With Win Over APR FC

[New Times] Police Football Club may be remaining with very slim likelihood, if any, to win the league title but they know they can boost their chances of finishing ahead of reigning champions APR FC when both teams meet on Saturday at Kicukiro Stadium…

[New Times] Police Football Club may be remaining with very slim likelihood, if any, to win the league title but they know they can boost their chances of finishing ahead of reigning champions APR FC when both teams meet on Saturday at Kicukiro Stadium, kick off at 3:30pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Miners Petition for Pension Benefits

[New Times] Rachel Ingabire, a 32-yearold miner enters a tunnel in Murara mining site in Kanazi Cell in Bugesera District where she earns between Rwf40,000 and Rwf60,000 a month that she says has helped her to provide for her two children and cover the…

[New Times] Rachel Ingabire, a 32-yearold miner enters a tunnel in Murara mining site in Kanazi Cell in Bugesera District where she earns between Rwf40,000 and Rwf60,000 a month that she says has helped her to provide for her two children and cover their basic needs.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Enough With the Victim-Blaming

[New Times] Time and again, I have read stories about women whose dignity has been stolen by way of sexual assault. You would expect that such a heinous crime would be met with outrage and castigation of the perpetrator. After all, this is the 21st cen…

[New Times] Time and again, I have read stories about women whose dignity has been stolen by way of sexual assault. You would expect that such a heinous crime would be met with outrage and castigation of the perpetrator. After all, this is the 21st century, the century of the learned.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rayon Sports Demons Are Back!

[New Times] They say ‘Old habits die hard’ and indeed Rayon Sports are back at it again almost full circle but hopefully, this time, their ill-advised decisions won’t come back to haunt them at the end of what has been a relatively incident-free campai…

[New Times] They say 'Old habits die hard' and indeed Rayon Sports are back at it again almost full circle but hopefully, this time, their ill-advised decisions won't come back to haunt them at the end of what has been a relatively incident-free campaign, even at Rayon Sports standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda