Border Guards Refuse to Join Main Militia

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / El Sareif -Members of the Border Guards militia in Darfur have rejected plans by the Ministry of Defence to restructure “the supporting forces” of Sudan Armed Forces (SAF).

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / El Sareif -Members of the Border Guards militia in Darfur have rejected plans by the Ministry of Defence to restructure "the supporting forces" of Sudan Armed Forces (SAF).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Foreign Minister – ‘Washington to Lift Sanctions in October’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs, the US administration has promised Khartoum that the economic embargo on Sudan will be permanently lifted in October.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs, the US administration has promised Khartoum that the economic embargo on Sudan will be permanently lifted in October.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Egypt Investment Bank Gets Brokerage Licence

[Nation] Egypt-based investment bank EFG-Hermes has been licensed to operate a stockbroker unit in Kenya with an eye on an investment bank permit, targeting institutional and high net-worth investors from the Middle East.

[Nation] Egypt-based investment bank EFG-Hermes has been licensed to operate a stockbroker unit in Kenya with an eye on an investment bank permit, targeting institutional and high net-worth investors from the Middle East.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Ray Phiri Lived His Life to the Fullest

[SAnews.gov.za] Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa told mourners at the funeral of the late musician Raymond ‘Chikapa’ Enock Phiri that he lived his life to the fullest and that he lived honestly and unflinchingly.

[SAnews.gov.za] Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa told mourners at the funeral of the late musician Raymond 'Chikapa' Enock Phiri that he lived his life to the fullest and that he lived honestly and unflinchingly.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Something Positive Coming From Washington

[SudaNow] The recently released report by the Atlantic Council “Sudan: A Strategy for Re-Engagement”, represents a positive development that could pave the way for a major shift on US policy towards Sudan provided that decision makers in Khartoum grasp…

[SudaNow] The recently released report by the Atlantic Council "Sudan: A Strategy for Re-Engagement", represents a positive development that could pave the way for a major shift on US policy towards Sudan provided that decision makers in Khartoum grasp this opportunity and build on it for long standing bilateral relationship based on mutual interest and beyond the current pressing issue of lifting the sanctions and removing Sudan from the list of states sponsoring terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UN Commend Rwandan Police Peacekeepers in Central Africa

[New Times] The United Nations has commended the role by Rwandan Police peacekeepers serving under the UN Multidimensional Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA) for their quick response to protect an IDP camp, when it was attacked…

[New Times] The United Nations has commended the role by Rwandan Police peacekeepers serving under the UN Multidimensional Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA) for their quick response to protect an IDP camp, when it was attacked by an armed group, recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

The Youth Should Lead FDC, Says Byamugisha

[Observer] As the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) prepares to elect new leadership later this year, one of the candidates vying for the top seat, MOSES BYAMUGISHA, believes the time has come for the youth to take up the top leadership mantle of Ugand…

[Observer] As the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) prepares to elect new leadership later this year, one of the candidates vying for the top seat, MOSES BYAMUGISHA, believes the time has come for the youth to take up the top leadership mantle of Uganda's biggest opposition party.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda