South Africa’s ANC Is Celebrating the Year of OR Tambo. Who Was He?

[The Conversation Africa] Oliver Tambo’s name and reputation are lauded, not least because he succeeded, remarkably, in keeping the African National Congress (ANC) together as a liberation movement during an exile lasting 30 years. Despite this legacy,…

[The Conversation Africa] Oliver Tambo's name and reputation are lauded, not least because he succeeded, remarkably, in keeping the African National Congress (ANC) together as a liberation movement during an exile lasting 30 years. Despite this legacy, the ANC, now South Africa's governing party, has seen a year culminating in what is, arguably, its greatest crisis. Today, factions within the ANC nostalgically point to the example of Oliver Reginald Tambo , or OR as he was affectionately known in party circles.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Clocks Back One Hour As Sudan Returns to Gmt+2

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Clocks in Sudan were turned back one hour at 12:00 GMT on Tuesday, returning the country to the geographically correct GMT+2 time zone after 17 years in GMT+3.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Clocks in Sudan were turned back one hour at 12:00 GMT on Tuesday, returning the country to the geographically correct GMT+2 time zone after 17 years in GMT+3.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

White House Extends U.S. National Emergency On Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Washington -President Donald Trump has renewed the US national emergency with respect to Sudan, saying that actions and policies of the Government of Sudan “continue to pose an unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security a…

[Radio Dabanga] Washington -President Donald Trump has renewed the US national emergency with respect to Sudan, saying that actions and policies of the Government of Sudan "continue to pose an unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Enforced Darfur Arms Collection Enters Second Phase’ – V-P

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Nyala -Sudan’s First Vice-President and Prime Minister, Bakri Hasan Saleh, announced the end of the first phase of the process of collecting weapons and the start of the second phase of forced collection.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Nyala -Sudan's First Vice-President and Prime Minister, Bakri Hasan Saleh, announced the end of the first phase of the process of collecting weapons and the start of the second phase of forced collection.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Trial of Five Church Leaders Postponed

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -On Wednesday the Criminal Court of El Sawra Block 1 in Omdurman postponed the trial of five priests until 15 November owing to the absence of the complainant.

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -On Wednesday the Criminal Court of El Sawra Block 1 in Omdurman postponed the trial of five priests until 15 November owing to the absence of the complainant.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfur Displaced Scorn UNDP-Sponsored Conference in Khartoum

[Radio Dabanga] Kalma Camp -The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association has stated that the displaced people and refugees are not part of the Darfur Internal Dialogue and Consultation Conference which began at the Corinthia Hotel in Khartoum on Monda…

[Radio Dabanga] Kalma Camp -The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association has stated that the displaced people and refugees are not part of the Darfur Internal Dialogue and Consultation Conference which began at the Corinthia Hotel in Khartoum on Monday in consultation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Salva Kiir in Khartoum for Two-Day Visit

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Mayardit arrived in Khartoum this morning for a two-day official visit to meet Sudanese President Omar Al Bashir and First Vice-President, Bakri Hasan Saleh. The two presidents will hold off…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Mayardit arrived in Khartoum this morning for a two-day official visit to meet Sudanese President Omar Al Bashir and First Vice-President, Bakri Hasan Saleh. The two presidents will hold official talks at the Republican Palace.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

All Hands On Deck As SADC Seeks Lasting Political Solution in Lesotho

[SANF] The Southern African community is working tirelessly to ensure that stability is restored in the Kingdom of Lesotho, where political and security challenges are once again threatening peace in the region.

[SANF] The Southern African community is working tirelessly to ensure that stability is restored in the Kingdom of Lesotho, where political and security challenges are once again threatening peace in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

We Should Avoid Radical Rhetoric and Policies On Land – AgriSA

[News24Wire] AgriSA believes progress is being made in the land reform debate in South Africa and that the country should steer away from radical rhetoric and policies.

[News24Wire] AgriSA believes progress is being made in the land reform debate in South Africa and that the country should steer away from radical rhetoric and policies.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Foreign Trade Needs Structuring Reform – Official

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan government’s institutions linked to foreign trade must carry out a structuring reform in order to alter the way they lead with the markets, bilateral and multilateral trade organs.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan government's institutions linked to foreign trade must carry out a structuring reform in order to alter the way they lead with the markets, bilateral and multilateral trade organs.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola