Case Postponed – Lichtenburg Man Who Fired At Protesters Killing Teen Said to Have Cancer

[News24Wire] The case against a gunman accused of opening fire on a group of protesters and killing a 15-year-old boy in the farming town of Lichtenburg has been postponed by the town’s magistrate’s court as the accused’s cancer diagnosis had made it d…

[News24Wire] The case against a gunman accused of opening fire on a group of protesters and killing a 15-year-old boy in the farming town of Lichtenburg has been postponed by the town's magistrate's court as the accused's cancer diagnosis had made it difficult for him to attend the proceedings.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sudanese Farmers Call for Transparency On China Land Lease

[Radio Dabanga] El Rahad -The farmers of El Rahad agricultural project, which straddles the border between Sudan’s south-eastern El Gedaref and El Gezira states, have warned against leasing the project’s land to China, and called for transparency on th…

[Radio Dabanga] El Rahad -The farmers of El Rahad agricultural project, which straddles the border between Sudan's south-eastern El Gedaref and El Gezira states, have warned against leasing the project's land to China, and called for transparency on the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfur Bar Assoc – ‘Detained NUP Leader and Others Transferred to Central Darfur Capital’

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -The Darfur Bar Association (DBA) says it has received confirmed information that detained Dr Ibrahim El Amin, Co-Vice-President of the National Umma Party, with other leaders has been transferred to Zalingei prison in Central …

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -The Darfur Bar Association (DBA) says it has received confirmed information that detained Dr Ibrahim El Amin, Co-Vice-President of the National Umma Party, with other leaders has been transferred to Zalingei prison in Central Darfur since Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Power Blackout in Sudan’s Historic Suakin Port

[Radio Dabanga] Suakin -The historic port of Suakin in Sudan’s Red Sea state has reportedly suffered a complete power blackout for the last three weeks as power generators have broken-down.

[Radio Dabanga] Suakin -The historic port of Suakin in Sudan's Red Sea state has reportedly suffered a complete power blackout for the last three weeks as power generators have broken-down.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UXO Blast Kills One, Maims Two in Darfur’s Jebel Marra

[Radio Dabanga] Tabit -A 16-year-old has died and two other youths lost hands on Tuesday when an item of unexploded ordnance (UXO) detonated near Dolma village, about 15 km west of Tabit in Tawila locality in North Darfur.

[Radio Dabanga] Tabit -A 16-year-old has died and two other youths lost hands on Tuesday when an item of unexploded ordnance (UXO) detonated near Dolma village, about 15 km west of Tabit in Tawila locality in North Darfur.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Protests Against Soaring Prices Across Sudan – Video

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum North / Zalingei / Wad Madani / Singa -Sudanese have again taken to the streets across Sudan in protest against the soaring prices of food and medicines, and a shortage of clean drinking water. Police uses tear gas and force to…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum North / Zalingei / Wad Madani / Singa -Sudanese have again taken to the streets across Sudan in protest against the soaring prices of food and medicines, and a shortage of clean drinking water. Police uses tear gas and force to disperse the protests.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

EU Embassies Express Concern Over Sudan Detentions, Newspaper Seizures

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The European Union Delegation to Sudan issued a statement on Tuesday expressing concern at the detention of opposition political leaders and activists, and seizures of newspapers.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The European Union Delegation to Sudan issued a statement on Tuesday expressing concern at the detention of opposition political leaders and activists, and seizures of newspapers.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Popular Musician Mowzey Radio Dies

[Observer] Popular Ugandan musician Mowzey Radio is dead. Radio, aka Moses Ssekibogo’s death was announced this morning by the musician’s promoter Balaam Barugarhara on his Facebook wall.

[Observer] Popular Ugandan musician Mowzey Radio is dead. Radio, aka Moses Ssekibogo's death was announced this morning by the musician's promoter Balaam Barugarhara on his Facebook wall.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda