Strategies for Collection of Arms From Darfur Civilians – How Feasible?

[SudaNow] Khartoum -Early in 2017 war broke out between the Darfuri tribes of Maalia and Rizaigat in continuation of a belligerency that had been raging on between the two groups for over three years. In that conflict heavy weapons were used to the sur…

[SudaNow] Khartoum -Early in 2017 war broke out between the Darfuri tribes of Maalia and Rizaigat in continuation of a belligerency that had been raging on between the two groups for over three years. In that conflict heavy weapons were used to the surprise of some observers who came to the conclusion that some of the weapons in the hands of tribesmen nearly match those in government hands, a matter that could sure aggravate tribal conflicts. The availability of weapons in the hands of the tribes and the ability of tribesmen

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Al-Hilu’s Test

[SudaNow] Over the short period since Abdel Aziz Al-Hilu took over as leader of the SPLM-N last month he issued two major decisions: declaring a six months unilateral ceasefire and the other putting his own house in order.

[SudaNow] Over the short period since Abdel Aziz Al-Hilu took over as leader of the SPLM-N last month he issued two major decisions: declaring a six months unilateral ceasefire and the other putting his own house in order.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Police Readiness Reaffirmed

[ANGOP] Menongue -The deputy commander of the National Police reaffirmed confidence in the capacity of the staff to keep order during the process leading to voting on 23 August this year.

[ANGOP] Menongue -The deputy commander of the National Police reaffirmed confidence in the capacity of the staff to keep order during the process leading to voting on 23 August this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Nakuru Governor-Elect Lee Kinyanjui Reaches Out to Rivals

[Nation] Nakuru Governor-elect Lee Maiyani Kinyanjui has extended an olive branch to his five competitors inviting them to share their manifestos to help develop the cosmopolitan county.

[Nation] Nakuru Governor-elect Lee Maiyani Kinyanjui has extended an olive branch to his five competitors inviting them to share their manifestos to help develop the cosmopolitan county.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The ANC Should Never Return to the State It Was in During Polokwane – Zweli Mkhize

[News24Wire] The thought of going to the 2017 national elective conference under the same conditions as the 2007 Polokwane conference is distressful, says ANC treasurer general Zweli Mkhize.

[News24Wire] The thought of going to the 2017 national elective conference under the same conditions as the 2007 Polokwane conference is distressful, says ANC treasurer general Zweli Mkhize.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Railways Connection Dominates Ruling Party Candidate Speech

[ANGOP] Dundo -The creation of a diamond processing industry, agricultural and social projects, as well as the interconnection of the northern and eastern regions of the country dominated the speech delivered by the ruling MPLA party’s presidential can…

[ANGOP] Dundo -The creation of a diamond processing industry, agricultural and social projects, as well as the interconnection of the northern and eastern regions of the country dominated the speech delivered by the ruling MPLA party's presidential candidate in Dundo.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Opposition Alliance – an Oasis or a Mirage?

[Zimbabwe Standard] “How ironic that unity will be the cause of disunity?” tweeted Tendai Biti last Sunday. The occasion at Zimbabwe Grounds the day before had been glorious. At long last, the opposition parties had announced a coalition to fight the e…

[Zimbabwe Standard] "How ironic that unity will be the cause of disunity?" tweeted Tendai Biti last Sunday. The occasion at Zimbabwe Grounds the day before had been glorious. At long last, the opposition parties had announced a coalition to fight the election next year. The MDC Alliance, as the coalition is known, had a rapturous reception. The euphoria reverberated across the country, even reaching Zimbabweans in far off lands, thanks to the genius of social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Abyei Denka Council Welcomes Visit of Delegations of UN, AU, and African Mediation to the Country

[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of Abyei Denka in Sudan has welcomed visit of delegations of the United Nations, African Union and the AU High-level Implementation Panel (AUHIP) to the Country to discuss some issues including Abyei issue.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of Abyei Denka in Sudan has welcomed visit of delegations of the United Nations, African Union and the AU High-level Implementation Panel (AUHIP) to the Country to discuss some issues including Abyei issue.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

FVP Launches National Industrialization Day Celebrations

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih launched on Sunday at Al-Bagair area the Country’s celebrations marking the National Industrialization Day which was widely attended by minist…

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih launched on Sunday at Al-Bagair area the Country's celebrations marking the National Industrialization Day which was widely attended by ministers of economic sector, representatives of Gezira State Government , heads of chambers of commerce and Businessmen Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan