Council of National Unity Parties Calls On African Mechanism to Speed Up Peace Process

[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of the Parties of National Unity, has called on the High-Level African Mechanism chaired by Thambo Mbeki to speed up the peace process through activation of the negotiation process between the government and the armed moveme…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of the Parties of National Unity, has called on the High-Level African Mechanism chaired by Thambo Mbeki to speed up the peace process through activation of the negotiation process between the government and the armed movements, and to work for inviting the two negotiating parties to sit again in light of the plan and directives adopted by the African Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Fascism Threatens Our Society

[Daily Maverick] The intellectual life of our democracy is at risk. Not from students who want the suffocating effects of patriarchal legacies and colonial norms to be deconstructed. Our society is threatened by a pseudo-democratic culture that says, “…

[Daily Maverick] The intellectual life of our democracy is at risk. Not from students who want the suffocating effects of patriarchal legacies and colonial norms to be deconstructed. Our society is threatened by a pseudo-democratic culture that says, "we the angry people", and gives the animated margin a platform, instead of saying "we the people", engaging as equals in good faith.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

U.S. Condemns Attack On AMISOM Forces

[Dalsan Radio] The United States vehemently condemns the July 30 attack on UPDF soldiers near Goleweyn, Lower Shabelle and joins the expressions of outrage in Somalia and throughout the region against this atrocious act. This attack was an assault not …

[Dalsan Radio] The United States vehemently condemns the July 30 attack on UPDF soldiers near Goleweyn, Lower Shabelle and joins the expressions of outrage in Somalia and throughout the region against this atrocious act. This attack was an assault not only on AMISOM forces but on the people whom they are working to protect. The United States reaffirms our commitment to support the efforts of AMISOM, which is working with the Federal Government of Somalia, to build a secure, peaceful, and prosperous country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Gauteng Teachers Union Calls Off Protest

[News24Wire] The SA Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) called off its planned work-to-rule protest on Monday after a dispute over district official transfers in Johannesburg south was resolved, Sadtu regional secretary Moses Maluleke said.

[News24Wire] The SA Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) called off its planned work-to-rule protest on Monday after a dispute over district official transfers in Johannesburg south was resolved, Sadtu regional secretary Moses Maluleke said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Southwest Confirms Death of Senior Al-Shabaab Commander in Recent Lower Shabelle Air Strike

[Dalsan Radio] The local administration of Barawe town, that falls under the jurisdiction of Southwest State has confirmed that a recent airstrike in the region claimed the life of a senior Al-Shabaab commander. Barawe district commissioner Adan Madobe…

[Dalsan Radio] The local administration of Barawe town, that falls under the jurisdiction of Southwest State has confirmed that a recent airstrike in the region claimed the life of a senior Al-Shabaab commander. Barawe district commissioner Adan Madobe, speaking to local media, said that recent air strike targeting Al-Shabaab bases in Kunyobarrow town killed a senior Al-Shabaab militant identified as "Dheere'.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Confirmed – End of Swazi Airways

[Swazi Media] The national airline in Swaziland that was created with fanfares and claims it would serve routes across Africa has closed down and all 23 employees have been retrenched.

[Swazi Media] The national airline in Swaziland that was created with fanfares and claims it would serve routes across Africa has closed down and all 23 employees have been retrenched.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Egyptian FM to Visit Sudan Wednesday

[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister of Egypt, Sameh Shukri is due to arrive in Khartoum next Wednesday to take part in meeting of the Joint Sudan-Egypt Committee for Political Consultation.

[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister of Egypt, Sameh Shukri is due to arrive in Khartoum next Wednesday to take part in meeting of the Joint Sudan-Egypt Committee for Political Consultation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Al-Bashir Arrives Kadugli

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir arrived in Kadugli, capital of South Kordofan State, Monday where he was received by the Governor of the State, Dr Issa Adam Abbakar and a numerous State’s executive and popular le…

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir arrived in Kadugli, capital of South Kordofan State, Monday where he was received by the Governor of the State, Dr Issa Adam Abbakar and a numerous State's executive and popular leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Parents, Pupils Shut Down East London High School

[News24Wire] Parents and learners of Uviwe Senior Secondary in Scenery Park, East London, shut the school down on Monday. This came after their requests to the Department of Education for scholar transport went unanswered.

[News24Wire] Parents and learners of Uviwe Senior Secondary in Scenery Park, East London, shut the school down on Monday. This came after their requests to the Department of Education for scholar transport went unanswered.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Security Agents Question Farmers About Their Crops

[Radio Dabanga] El Maaleig -Officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) have ordered farmers in El Maaleig in northern El Gezira to remove their sesame crop.

[Radio Dabanga] El Maaleig -Officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) have ordered farmers in El Maaleig in northern El Gezira to remove their sesame crop.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan