Court Dismiss Charges Against Girls in Trousers

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan’s Public Order Court has dismissed charges against two girls, accused of wearing disgraceful dress, citing a lack of evidence by the police and that “trousers are not disgraceful”.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan's Public Order Court has dismissed charges against two girls, accused of wearing disgraceful dress, citing a lack of evidence by the police and that "trousers are not disgraceful".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Qatar Grants U.S.$70 Million for Darfur Model Villages

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan signed a new agreement for the construction of model villages for displaced people in Darfur with the State of Qatar in the capital of Sudan on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan signed a new agreement for the construction of model villages for displaced people in Darfur with the State of Qatar in the capital of Sudan on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Press Court Fines Critical Journalist

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Press and Publications Court ruled that journalist Suheir Abdelrahim must pay a fine of SDG3,000 ($446,800) for criticising Sudanese police on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Press and Publications Court ruled that journalist Suheir Abdelrahim must pay a fine of SDG3,000 ($446,800) for criticising Sudanese police on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

IPAC Re-Elects Chairman, Other Officers

[This Day] Abuja -The Inter-Party Adversary Council (IPAC) has re-elected its chairman and the National Chairman of Accord Party (AP), Mallam Mohammadu Lawal Nalado, for another one year in office.

[This Day] Abuja -The Inter-Party Adversary Council (IPAC) has re-elected its chairman and the National Chairman of Accord Party (AP), Mallam Mohammadu Lawal Nalado, for another one year in office.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lassa Fever – Minister of State for Health Calls for Urgent Review Action

[Daily Trust] The Minister of State for Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has said there is urgent need to review actions taken before and during the outbreak of Lassa fever so as to improve the country’s level of preparedness and response to epidemic outbreaks.

[Daily Trust] The Minister of State for Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has said there is urgent need to review actions taken before and during the outbreak of Lassa fever so as to improve the country's level of preparedness and response to epidemic outbreaks.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Losing Your Job Over R50

[Legalbrief] Like their counterparts in almost every other country, the South African authorities are concerned about control at the borders. And yet many travelers speak of the ease – sometimes even the necessity – of bribing their way through.

[Legalbrief] Like their counterparts in almost every other country, the South African authorities are concerned about control at the borders. And yet many travelers speak of the ease - sometimes even the necessity - of bribing their way through.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Condolences for SABC Veteran Journalist

[SAnews.gov.za] Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo has expressed her deepest condolences to the family and friends of the late SABC veteran journalist, radio assignment editor and photographer, Zola Ntutu.

[SAnews.gov.za] Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo has expressed her deepest condolences to the family and friends of the late SABC veteran journalist, radio assignment editor and photographer, Zola Ntutu.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Equity Bank HY Profit Drops By 7.4% to 9.4B As Assets Cross Sh500 Billion

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Equity Group Holdings has posted a 7.4 percent decline in profit from the Sh10.1 billion it posted in the first six months of 2016 to Sh9.4 billion same period in 2017.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Equity Group Holdings has posted a 7.4 percent decline in profit from the Sh10.1 billion it posted in the first six months of 2016 to Sh9.4 billion same period in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya