Rebels Accuse Sudan of Preparing War

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum / Nierteti -The rebel Sudan Liberation Movement led by Minni Minawi (SLM-MM) has accused the Government of Sudan of preparing a full-scale war against the armed movements in North Darfur. The visiting African Union ambassadors rep…

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum / Nierteti -The rebel Sudan Liberation Movement led by Minni Minawi (SLM-MM) has accused the Government of Sudan of preparing a full-scale war against the armed movements in North Darfur. The visiting African Union ambassadors reported that insecurity in Jebel Marra prevent displaced people of returning home.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

University of Johannesburg Centre Shines Light On African Philosophy

[News24Wire] African philosophy – especially around areas on knowledge production and science – will be at the heart of a new centre opened by the University of Johannesburg, the institution said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] African philosophy - especially around areas on knowledge production and science - will be at the heart of a new centre opened by the University of Johannesburg, the institution said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition – ‘Sudan Planned to Abort National Dialogue Outputs’

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -The National Umma Party (NUP) claimed that the Sudanese government aborted several outcomes of the National Dialogue, aimed at changing current principles and restrictions on freedoms, to keep the policies unchanged.

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -The National Umma Party (NUP) claimed that the Sudanese government aborted several outcomes of the National Dialogue, aimed at changing current principles and restrictions on freedoms, to keep the policies unchanged.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Budget 2017/18 – Who Gets What?

[Observer] Next financial year’s budget, to be read in June, is thin on surprises. Just like last year, at least five sectors continue to dominate allocations: works and transport, energy and mineral development, education, health, and security.

[Observer] Next financial year's budget, to be read in June, is thin on surprises. Just like last year, at least five sectors continue to dominate allocations: works and transport, energy and mineral development, education, health, and security.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Deadly Tribal Clash Erupts in Bindisi

[Radio Dabanga] Bindisi / Ed Daein -Renewed fighting erupted between members of the Salamat and Misseriya tribes on Friday, southwest of Bindisi in Central Darfur. In East Darfur, a military force chased and clashed with a criminal gang.

[Radio Dabanga] Bindisi / Ed Daein -Renewed fighting erupted between members of the Salamat and Misseriya tribes on Friday, southwest of Bindisi in Central Darfur. In East Darfur, a military force chased and clashed with a criminal gang.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Girl Raped and Killed, Nyala City in Anger

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -A 6-year-old girl was raped and killed in Nyala, the capital of South Darfur, on Wednesday. A shopkeeper in her neighbourhood was caught in the act.

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -A 6-year-old girl was raped and killed in Nyala, the capital of South Darfur, on Wednesday. A shopkeeper in her neighbourhood was caught in the act.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Agony of Mother Earth – the Unstoppable Destruction of Forests

[Ethiopian Herald] The world’s forests are being degraded and lost at a staggering rate of 3.3 million hectares per year. While their steady destruction in many Asian countries continues apace, deforestation of the world’s largest tropical forest – the…

[Ethiopian Herald] The world's forests are being degraded and lost at a staggering rate of 3.3 million hectares per year. While their steady destruction in many Asian countries continues apace, deforestation of the world's largest tropical forest - the Amazon - increased 29 per cent from last year's numbers. And some of the most precious ecosystems in Africa are threatened by oil, gas and mineral exploration and exploitation.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Low Revenues Stall Budget Execution – Bank of Uganda

[Observer] Government is collecting less money in taxes than it had earlier projected and this is affecting the 2016/17 financial year budget implementation, Bank of Uganda’s state of the economy report for March has said.

[Observer] Government is collecting less money in taxes than it had earlier projected and this is affecting the 2016/17 financial year budget implementation, Bank of Uganda's state of the economy report for March has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda