Parliamentary Oversight Finally Comes Into View

[Democracy Works] When Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown and the Eskom board appeared before South Africa’s Parliament last week, the country saw what proper parliamentary oversight looked like. The ANC was fully engaged and didn’t provide Brown …

[Democracy Works] When Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown and the Eskom board appeared before South Africa's Parliament last week, the country saw what proper parliamentary oversight looked like. The ANC was fully engaged and didn't provide Brown and the board any cover, while the opposition beavered away asking pointed questions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

One Dead, Six Injured in Kanilai Demo

[Foroyaa] Kanilai -Seven people sustained injuries from live bullets on Friday 2nd June 2017 while protesting against the stationing of soldiers in and around Kanilai.

[Foroyaa] Kanilai -Seven people sustained injuries from live bullets on Friday 2nd June 2017 while protesting against the stationing of soldiers in and around Kanilai.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Darfur Rebels Urge UNAMID to Protect, Troika and EU to Maintain Pressure

[Radio Dabanga] Paris -After fierce fighting between Sudanese government forces and rebel fighters in Darfur last month, the Sudan Liberation Movement led by Minni Minawi (SLM-MM), calls on Unamid to protect the people living in the conflict areas, and…

[Radio Dabanga] Paris -After fierce fighting between Sudanese government forces and rebel fighters in Darfur last month, the Sudan Liberation Movement led by Minni Minawi (SLM-MM), calls on Unamid to protect the people living in the conflict areas, and on the Sudan Troika and the European Union (EU) to urgently pressure Khartoum to allow expelled humanitarian organisations to return to the country's war-torn western region.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Employees in El Gedaref Reject Salary Deduction

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -On Thursday, dozens of employees and workers of El Gedaref staged a protest against a deduction from their salaries without their consent for the second consecutive month.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -On Thursday, dozens of employees and workers of El Gedaref staged a protest against a deduction from their salaries without their consent for the second consecutive month.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Health Care Deficit in Eastern Sudan’s Sennar

[Radio Dabanga] El Souki -Residents of a number of villages in El Souki locality in Sennar complain about a lack of health services, while malaria and diarrhoea cases are increasing.

[Radio Dabanga] El Souki -Residents of a number of villages in El Souki locality in Sennar complain about a lack of health services, while malaria and diarrhoea cases are increasing.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Thirst in South Darfur, While Nile State

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala / White Nile -The people living in Otash camp for the displaced near Nyala, capital of South Darfur, are complaining about thirst. In El Gezira Aba and Rabak in White Nile state, the people are suffering from an acute shortage of …

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala / White Nile -The people living in Otash camp for the displaced near Nyala, capital of South Darfur, are complaining about thirst. In El Gezira Aba and Rabak in White Nile state, the people are suffering from an acute shortage of drinking water as well.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Strydom’s 67 Gives Him Joint Lead At Zambia Open

[Sascoc] In what turned out to be a tightly contested round three of the Mopani Redpath Zambia Open at Nkana Golf Club on Saturday, Ockie Strydom shot five-under-par 67 to share the lead with Riekus Nortje on 14-under on moving day.

[Sascoc] In what turned out to be a tightly contested round three of the Mopani Redpath Zambia Open at Nkana Golf Club on Saturday, Ockie Strydom shot five-under-par 67 to share the lead with Riekus Nortje on 14-under on moving day.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

The European Union and the Sahel, Fact Sheet

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The EU supports the Sahel countries – Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, and Niger – in areas of shared interest such as security, migration, terrorism, the humanitarian response, resilience building and long-term development.

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The EU supports the Sahel countries - Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, and Niger - in areas of shared interest such as security, migration, terrorism, the humanitarian response, resilience building and long-term development.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania