FM Meets U.S. Congress Delegation

[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour met on Thursday, a delegation from US Congress and discussed progress of bilateral relations by focusing on achievements made at the Five Tracks Plan.

[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour met on Thursday, a delegation from US Congress and discussed progress of bilateral relations by focusing on achievements made at the Five Tracks Plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

SGBV Will Be Eradicated Thanks to Governments’ Firm Commitment

[Iwacu] Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) remains a big concern in the Great Lakes region. The union of the Collectives of Women’s Associations of the Great Lakes Region (COCAFEM / GL) calls on member states of the region to become deeply involve…

[Iwacu] Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) remains a big concern in the Great Lakes region. The union of the Collectives of Women's Associations of the Great Lakes Region (COCAFEM / GL) calls on member states of the region to become deeply involved in the fight against SGBV.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

U.S.$21 Million for Critical Humanitarian Aid in Darfur, South Kordofan, Blue Nile – UN

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Pooled UN funds amounting to US$21 million have been earmarked to provide vital assistance to thousands of people in need of humanitarian assistance in newly accessible areas in Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Pooled UN funds amounting to US$21 million have been earmarked to provide vital assistance to thousands of people in need of humanitarian assistance in newly accessible areas in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

EU Welcomes Pardon, Release of Dr Mudawi

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The European Union (EU) has welcomed the decree on Tuesday by Sudan’s President Omar Al Bashir to pardon and release human rights defender Dr Mudawi Ibrahim along with five other detainees. Dr Mudawi was released on Tuesday ni…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The European Union (EU) has welcomed the decree on Tuesday by Sudan's President Omar Al Bashir to pardon and release human rights defender Dr Mudawi Ibrahim along with five other detainees. Dr Mudawi was released on Tuesday night. At time of publishing, lawyers are currently negotiating the process for the release of his co-accused Hafez Idris El Doma and four others also included in the pardon.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UN Urges Somalia to Find Durable Solutions for IDPs

[Shabelle] A senior UN advisor on internal displacement on Wednesday called on Somalia to develop an effectively framework to provide durable solutions for internally displaced persons (IDPs).

[Shabelle] A senior UN advisor on internal displacement on Wednesday called on Somalia to develop an effectively framework to provide durable solutions for internally displaced persons (IDPs).

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Man Found Guilty of Murder, Jailed for 25 Years

[News24Wire] A Limpopo man has been sentenced to 25 years in jail by the Thohoyandou local Division of the Limpopo High Court for stabbing a fellow villager to death in June 2016, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A Limpopo man has been sentenced to 25 years in jail by the Thohoyandou local Division of the Limpopo High Court for stabbing a fellow villager to death in June 2016, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Roadside Bomb Kills Three in Northeast Kenya – Official

[Shabelle] Three civilians were killed after their vehicle ran over a landmine on a road near Kenya´s border with Somalia, a government official said, in the fifth such incident in the area in three months.

[Shabelle] Three civilians were killed after their vehicle ran over a landmine on a road near Kenya´s border with Somalia, a government official said, in the fifth such incident in the area in three months.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

FVP to Receive Congratulations On Eid Al-Adha On Saturday

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh will receive congratulations on Eid Al-Adha Saturday, the second day of Eid, from Armed Forces, security and police officers.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh will receive congratulations on Eid Al-Adha Saturday, the second day of Eid, from Armed Forces, security and police officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

State Fails to Protect Women in Muslim Marriages, Says Advocate

[News24Wire] There is a need for “coherent clear legislation” to provide for the protection of women in Muslim marriages, the Women’s Legal Centre told the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] There is a need for "coherent clear legislation" to provide for the protection of women in Muslim marriages, the Women's Legal Centre told the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa