Dr Mudawi Released After Pardon, All Charges Dropped

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudanese human rights champion Dr Mudawi Ibrahim, who has been in detention in Khartoum’s infamous Kober prison since December last year, was released late last night – along with five other detainees – in accordance with a Re…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudanese human rights champion Dr Mudawi Ibrahim, who has been in detention in Khartoum's infamous Kober prison since December last year, was released late last night - along with five other detainees - in accordance with a Republican decree issued by President Omar Al Bashir.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Violent Central Darfur Camp Raid

[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -A woman was injured when armed men fired heavily into the air during a raid on the market of the Northern camp for the displaced in Nierteti, Central Darfur on Sunday Night.

[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -A woman was injured when armed men fired heavily into the air during a raid on the market of the Northern camp for the displaced in Nierteti, Central Darfur on Sunday Night.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Outrage Over ‘Inappropriate’ El Gedaref Plan to By 52 Vehicles

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -Several residents of Sudan’s El Gedaref have raised their voice denouncing the state government’s intention to spend more than SDG 61 million ($10 million) on 52 vehicles for local officials. They consider it inappropriate t…

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -Several residents of Sudan's El Gedaref have raised their voice denouncing the state government's intention to spend more than SDG 61 million ($10 million) on 52 vehicles for local officials. They consider it inappropriate that such an amount could be spent on vehicles for 'constitutionalists' when the population suffer from poor health care and infrastructure.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Mugabe Slams Africa’s ‘Naive’ UN Vote Over Gaddafi

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe has criticised the 2011 decision made by African countries that voted in favour of a resolution by western countries to invade Libya resulting in the killing of Libyan long time leader Muammar Gaddafi, reports say.

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe has criticised the 2011 decision made by African countries that voted in favour of a resolution by western countries to invade Libya resulting in the killing of Libyan long time leader Muammar Gaddafi, reports say.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Can South Africa De-Escalate the Korean Peninsula Crisis?

[Daily Maverick] In the wake of the North Korean missile fired into Japanese airspace – on the United Nation’scommemorative “International Day Against Nuclear Tests” on August 29 – an emergency UN Security Council meeting was called over the escalation…

[Daily Maverick] In the wake of the North Korean missile fired into Japanese airspace - on the United Nation'scommemorative "International Day Against Nuclear Tests" on August 29 - an emergency UN Security Council meeting was called over the escalation of tensions in the Korean Peninsula. Repeated missile testing by North Korea this year, and reports indicating that it has weapons with the capacity to reach parts of the United States, mean that the threat is becoming more imminent. BY ADITI LALBAHADUR.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eritrean Delegation Participates At TICAD Conference

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean delegation headed by Eritrean Ambassador to Japan, Mr. Estifanos Afwerki along with Mr. Saleh Omar, Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and Southern African countries, has participated at the Tokyo Cooperation on African Deve…

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean delegation headed by Eritrean Ambassador to Japan, Mr. Estifanos Afwerki along with Mr. Saleh Omar, Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and Southern African countries, has participated at the Tokyo Cooperation on African Development held in Maputo, Mozambique, from 23 to 25 August.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

NAEDV – Seminar On Strengthening Organizational Capacity

[Shabait] Barentu -The chairman of the National Association of Eritrean War Disabled Veterans (NAEWDV), Mr. Gebrebrhan Eyasu conducted a seminar in Barentu on 25 August aimed at strengthening the organizational capacity of the association.

[Shabait] Barentu -The chairman of the National Association of Eritrean War Disabled Veterans (NAEWDV), Mr. Gebrebrhan Eyasu conducted a seminar in Barentu on 25 August aimed at strengthening the organizational capacity of the association.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Central bank Mulls Increasing Gold Producers Funding

[The Herald] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is considering increasing funding support to small-scale producers beyond the $40 million initially allocated under the Gold Development Initiative for the miners owing to the impressive deliveries from the sec…

[The Herald] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is considering increasing funding support to small-scale producers beyond the $40 million initially allocated under the Gold Development Initiative for the miners owing to the impressive deliveries from the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe