Long Prison Sentences in Espionage Case

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A Khartoum court today handed-down hefty prison sentences to a Czech activist, a Nuba priest, and a Darfuri activist, in a case that has dragged-on for two years.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A Khartoum court today handed-down hefty prison sentences to a Czech activist, a Nuba priest, and a Darfuri activist, in a case that has dragged-on for two years.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

IMF’s Lagarde ‘Impressed’ By Economic Progress

[Monitor] Kampala -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Ms Christine Lagarde is impressed by Uganda’s economic progress since the 1990’s when the fund recommended radicle economic reforms.

[Monitor] Kampala -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Ms Christine Lagarde is impressed by Uganda's economic progress since the 1990's when the fund recommended radicle economic reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cross River Set to Float Airline, Shipping Line

[This Day] Determined to boost the revenue base of the state as well as decouple it from its over dependence on federal allocation, the Cross River State Government has concluded plans to float an airline as well as a shipping line.

[This Day] Determined to boost the revenue base of the state as well as decouple it from its over dependence on federal allocation, the Cross River State Government has concluded plans to float an airline as well as a shipping line.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Letter to Muhammadu Buhari

[Guardian] Kaduna -It is heart-warming to congratulate you and indeed Nigerians on the successes recorded by your administration particularly in the fight against the insurgency which has plagued North-East and for routing Boko Haram terrorists from th…

[Guardian] Kaduna -It is heart-warming to congratulate you and indeed Nigerians on the successes recorded by your administration particularly in the fight against the insurgency which has plagued North-East and for routing Boko Haram terrorists from the dreaded Sambisa forest. The nation must not be carried away by this feat but should set out machineries for consolidation of grounds achieved. In one year, seven months of your administration, the nation has witnessed tremendous progress in areas of anti-corruption, agricultu

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Why More Needs to Be Done About Antibiotics in Meat

[The Conversation Africa] Fast food chain Burger King has made a commitment to only serve chicken meat from animals that haven’t been fed antibiotics in the US and Canada. But the same rules won’t apply in Kenya. Eating meat from animals that have been…

[The Conversation Africa] Fast food chain Burger King has made a commitment to only serve chicken meat from animals that haven't been fed antibiotics in the US and Canada. But the same rules won't apply in Kenya. Eating meat from animals that have been fed antibiotics has been attributed to a rise in resistance to the drugs that treat bacterial germs. The Conversation Africa's health and medicine editor Joy Wanja Muraya asks Sam Kariuki to explain the health risks.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Summons U.S. Charge d’ Affairs to Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Sunday summoned the American Charge D; Affairs to Sudan, Chargé d’Affaires, Steven Koutsis, who met with the foreign Ministry’s Undersecretary Abdul Ghani Naeem on the American executive order 13769, issued by president Trump and which is relative to restricting the entry into the USA by Sudanese nationals, among nationals of other six nations.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Sunday summoned the American Charge D; Affairs to Sudan, Chargé d'Affaires, Steven Koutsis, who met with the foreign Ministry's Undersecretary Abdul Ghani Naeem on the American executive order 13769, issued by president Trump and which is relative to restricting the entry into the USA by Sudanese nationals, among nationals of other six nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Bakri Directed Ministry of Petroleum to Increase Oil Production

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice – President of the Republic, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, has directed the Ministry of Petroleum and Gas to increase the oil production, especially after the lifting of the American economc sanctions, a matter that would …

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice - President of the Republic, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, has directed the Ministry of Petroleum and Gas to increase the oil production, especially after the lifting of the American economc sanctions, a matter that would result in providing technology and the full transfer of the ownership of block 2 (b) to Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

FVP Says Ministry of Petroleum Should Double Efforts to Increase Production

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice President of the Republic, Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh, on Sunday gave directives that petroleum production in the country should be increased given the fact that advanced technology to this effects is now available with the …

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice President of the Republic, Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh, on Sunday gave directives that petroleum production in the country should be increased given the fact that advanced technology to this effects is now available with the revocation of the American unilateral economic sanctions against the Sudan, coupled with the fact that Block 2 has now returned in full to the government of Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Delegations Participating in Khartoum International Fair Express Desire to Invest in Garri Free Zone

[SNA] Khartoum -The Turkish, Jordanian and Ethiopian delegations participating in Khartoum International Fair praised the huge size of investment in Garri Free Zone, organization and precision of the investment map, which includes commercial, industria…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Turkish, Jordanian and Ethiopian delegations participating in Khartoum International Fair praised the huge size of investment in Garri Free Zone, organization and precision of the investment map, which includes commercial, industrial and service activity.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Parliamentary Committee Chair Regrets U.S. Ban

[SNA] Khartoum -The Chairman of the Parliamentary Foreign Relations Committee, Mp Dr Mohamed Al Mustafa Al Dhaw, has expressed his regret over the decision adopted by the new US administration to bar Sudanese nationals, among subjects of other six nati…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Chairman of the Parliamentary Foreign Relations Committee, Mp Dr Mohamed Al Mustafa Al Dhaw, has expressed his regret over the decision adopted by the new US administration to bar Sudanese nationals, among subjects of other six nations, from entering the United States of America.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan