Poverty in Areas Laid Dry By Port Sudan Dam

[Radio Dabanga] Delta Arbaat -Residents of Delta Arbaat in Sudan’s Red Sea state say that the drought that hit the area as a result of the construction of the Sunday Dam to supply Port Sudan with drinking water has led to high poverty rates and displac…

[Radio Dabanga] Delta Arbaat -Residents of Delta Arbaat in Sudan's Red Sea state say that the drought that hit the area as a result of the construction of the Sunday Dam to supply Port Sudan with drinking water has led to high poverty rates and displacement of the area's population in search of work.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

West Darfur Court – Five to Hang for Double Murder

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina / Nyala -The Darfur Criminal Court of El Geneina, headed by Judge Abdel Rahim Ali, sentenced five defendants to death, on charges under anti-terrorism, weapons, ammunition, and explosives.

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina / Nyala -The Darfur Criminal Court of El Geneina, headed by Judge Abdel Rahim Ali, sentenced five defendants to death, on charges under anti-terrorism, weapons, ammunition, and explosives.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Floods Leave Villagers Stranded

[Al Jazeera] Musa Ndlovu, 97, Sehelo Msebele, 35, and Siphiwenkosi Ndlovu, 20, are standing at the bank of a fast-flowing river. The three women are preparing to return home after a day spent grinding maize.

[Al Jazeera] Musa Ndlovu, 97, Sehelo Msebele, 35, and Siphiwenkosi Ndlovu, 20, are standing at the bank of a fast-flowing river. The three women are preparing to return home after a day spent grinding maize.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Three Uganda Varsity Students Drown During Beach Party

[East African] A handover party for Uganda’s Busitema University students Saturday evening ended in tears after three students drowned in Lake Victoria at Majanji in Busia District.

[East African] A handover party for Uganda's Busitema University students Saturday evening ended in tears after three students drowned in Lake Victoria at Majanji in Busia District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eyes On Khartoum

[SudaNow] Little over a week has passed since it was confirmed that Abdel Aziz Al-Hilu, SPLA-N leader has tendered his resignation, but information are scarce and sketchy so far on what is going actually on in the field.

[SudaNow] Little over a week has passed since it was confirmed that Abdel Aziz Al-Hilu, SPLA-N leader has tendered his resignation, but information are scarce and sketchy so far on what is going actually on in the field.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Reclaim the City Occupies Two Buildings in Cape Town

[News24Wire] Activists from Reclaim the City have occupied two provincial government buildings since Friday in the hope of pressuring authorities to develop affordable inner city accommodation in Cape Town.

[News24Wire] Activists from Reclaim the City have occupied two provincial government buildings since Friday in the hope of pressuring authorities to develop affordable inner city accommodation in Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Judgment to Be Handed Down in Rhodes Park Trial

[News24Wire] Judgment is expected to be handed down in the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge on Monday for three men accused of raping two women and killing their husbands in Rhodes Park, Johannesburg.

[News24Wire] Judgment is expected to be handed down in the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge on Monday for three men accused of raping two women and killing their husbands in Rhodes Park, Johannesburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa