Republican Decree Appointing Hatim Hassan Bakheit State Minister and Director of the President Offices

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omar Hassan Al Bashir, on Wednesday issued a Republican Decree appointing Hatim Hassan Bakheit, a State Minister and Director of the President Offices.

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omar Hassan Al Bashir, on Wednesday issued a Republican Decree appointing Hatim Hassan Bakheit, a State Minister and Director of the President Offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Investment Minister Reviews Means of Boosting Economic Cooperation With UAE

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Investment Mubarak Al-Fadil discussed Wednesday, at his office with the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates Hamad Al-Junaibi, ways to enhance and develop the economic cooperation relations between the two countries, p…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Investment Mubarak Al-Fadil discussed Wednesday, at his office with the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates Hamad Al-Junaibi, ways to enhance and develop the economic cooperation relations between the two countries, particularly augmentation of the flow of UAE investments to the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Minister of Agric to Provide Inputs to Agricultural Season in North Kordofan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Agriculture and Forestry DR. Abdullatif Al-Ajeimi has stressed his ministry’s commitment to provide all inputs to the agricultural season in North Kordofan State, pointing to the importance of introducing crop varieties …

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Agriculture and Forestry DR. Abdullatif Al-Ajeimi has stressed his ministry's commitment to provide all inputs to the agricultural season in North Kordofan State, pointing to the importance of introducing crop varieties structure, particularly maize in agricultural projects in the state.

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Finance Minister Praises to Support AAAID Activities

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Dr. Mohamed Osman Al-Rikabi met with the Head of the Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development (AAAID) Mohamed Bin Obaid Al Mazrowei at his office in the Ministry’s building…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Dr. Mohamed Osman Al-Rikabi met with the Head of the Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development (AAAID) Mohamed Bin Obaid Al Mazrowei at his office in the Ministry's buildings Wednesday within AAAID efforts to promote Arab food security.

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Applebridge Seeks U.S.$10 Million Working Capital

[The Herald] Applebridge Private Limited, the Special Purpose Vehicle established to facilitate chrome exports requires at least $10 million capital injection to acquire chrome ore from small scale miners’.

[The Herald] Applebridge Private Limited, the Special Purpose Vehicle established to facilitate chrome exports requires at least $10 million capital injection to acquire chrome ore from small scale miners'.

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UN Rights Body Should Renew Mandate On Eritrea

[HRW] Last year’s Council resolution condemned “in the strongest terms” the “systematic, widespread and gross human rights violations” by the Eritrean government. The Council cited arbitrary detention, torture, sexual violence, religious oppression, de…

[HRW] Last year's Council resolution condemned "in the strongest terms" the "systematic, widespread and gross human rights violations" by the Eritrean government. The Council cited arbitrary detention, torture, sexual violence, religious oppression, denials of the rights of free expression and peaceful assembly, among others. The resolution expressed grave concern over the unlimited conscription of Eritrea's citizens and the use of conscripts in forced labor.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Drastic Cuts to Darfur Mission Misguided – UN

[HRW] New York -A planned reduction of peacekeeping troops in Darfur risks leaving civilians without much-needed protection in the face of continued violence, Human Rights Watch said today.

[HRW] New York -A planned reduction of peacekeeping troops in Darfur risks leaving civilians without much-needed protection in the face of continued violence, Human Rights Watch said today.

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Finding Justice in Congo

[HRW] In mid-March, armed men walked Michael J. Sharp and Zaida Catalán through the savanna in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Kasai region, sat them down and shot them. A low-resolution video captured the executions. Mr. Sharp, an American, and Ms. Catalán, a Swede, were United Nations sanctions monitors, charged with finding out who was responsible for human rights abuses and supporting armed groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

[HRW] In mid-March, armed men walked Michael J. Sharp and Zaida Catalán through the savanna in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Kasai region, sat them down and shot them. A low-resolution video captured the executions. Mr. Sharp, an American, and Ms. Catalán, a Swede, were United Nations sanctions monitors, charged with finding out who was responsible for human rights abuses and supporting armed groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Opposition in Panic Mode At ‘Mugabe’s Popularity’

[The Herald] The ruling zanu-pf has launched Presidential Youth Interface Rallies that will see President Mugabe going around the country meeting youths and hearing their concerns for later addressing.

[The Herald] The ruling zanu-pf has launched Presidential Youth Interface Rallies that will see President Mugabe going around the country meeting youths and hearing their concerns for later addressing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe