Concern Over Sudanese Clampdown On Social Media Activity

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Over the last two months, four people in Sudan have been charged with defamation under the Cybercrimes Act, 2007 and Criminal Act, 1991 as well as breach of public order and morality under the Cybercrimes Act for statements sh…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Over the last two months, four people in Sudan have been charged with defamation under the Cybercrimes Act, 2007 and Criminal Act, 1991 as well as breach of public order and morality under the Cybercrimes Act for statements shared via social media platforms, according to a report released this month by the African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies (ACJPS).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Three Opposition Politicians Detained for Protesting Sudan Fuel Crisis

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / El Nahud -On Thursday, three members of the opposition Sudanese Congress Party were arrested by the security services in Khartoum and West Kordofan’s El Nahud for distributing leaflets on the fuel crisis and protesting agains…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / El Nahud -On Thursday, three members of the opposition Sudanese Congress Party were arrested by the security services in Khartoum and West Kordofan's El Nahud for distributing leaflets on the fuel crisis and protesting against the tightened fuel distribution policies.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Darfur Displaced – No Delegation Sent to Meet Al Bashir

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The Darfur Displaced General Coordination has strongly denied sending any delegation or group on behalf of the displaced to meet with President Al Bashir at the Republican Palace in Khartoum. Displaced community leader Ali Abdelr…

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The Darfur Displaced General Coordination has strongly denied sending any delegation or group on behalf of the displaced to meet with President Al Bashir at the Republican Palace in Khartoum. Displaced community leader Ali Abdelrahman Tahir denied knowledge of any delegation to meet Al Bashir except through 'allegations the media'.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

South Darfur Human Rights Activist Detained, Beaten Senseless

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida -South Darfur human rights activist Adam Suleiman has been transferred to Gireida Hospital in a coma as a result of alleged torture and severe beating by the security services in the town.

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida -South Darfur human rights activist Adam Suleiman has been transferred to Gireida Hospital in a coma as a result of alleged torture and severe beating by the security services in the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Abducted Darfuri Student Leader’s Battered Body Found in Khartoum

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The body of Awadallah Abakar, a leader of Darfuri university students, was found at El Yarmouk district, south of Khartoum, on Friday, two days after he was abducted.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The body of Awadallah Abakar, a leader of Darfuri university students, was found at El Yarmouk district, south of Khartoum, on Friday, two days after he was abducted.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

16 Die After Cyclone Sagar Landfall in Somaliland And Djibouti-UN

[Dalsan Radio] On 19 May, the tropical cyclone Sagar, which had formed in the Gulf of Aden – between Yemen and Somalia made landfall in north-western Somaliland and Djibouti three days after it formed. Heavy rainfall, strong winds and dangerous flash f…

[Dalsan Radio] On 19 May, the tropical cyclone Sagar, which had formed in the Gulf of Aden - between Yemen and Somalia made landfall in north-western Somaliland and Djibouti three days after it formed. Heavy rainfall, strong winds and dangerous flash floods that hit coastal areas of Puntland and Somaliland resulted in the loss of lives, crops and livestock as well as the destruction of property and infrastructure. In Somaliland, the largest concentration of fatalities were reported in coastal Galbeed and Awdal, where the

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti

Tanzania Sets Aside Over U.S.$4.8 Million to Connect Dar Households to Natural Gas

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The second phase of construction of infrastructures that will see Dar es Salaam households are connected with natural gas for domestic purpose is expected to get underway in July, it has been revealed.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The second phase of construction of infrastructures that will see Dar es Salaam households are connected with natural gas for domestic purpose is expected to get underway in July, it has been revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Regional Leaders Agree to Set E-Health Policies in East Africa

[Citizen] Arusha -Partner states of the East African Community (EAC) that do not have a National e-Health Strategy, have been urged to invest in e-health by developing a national policy in line with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and International…

[Citizen] Arusha -Partner states of the East African Community (EAC) that do not have a National e-Health Strategy, have been urged to invest in e-health by developing a national policy in line with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and International Telecommunication Union (ITU) tool kit by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Troops Step Up Efforts to Counter IED Attacks On Convoys

[Shabelle] Following increased Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attacks Amisom troops are being trained on how to detect the device that recently claimed lives of seven Kenya Defense Force (KDF) and left two injured two.

[Shabelle] Following increased Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attacks Amisom troops are being trained on how to detect the device that recently claimed lives of seven Kenya Defense Force (KDF) and left two injured two.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Peace in Sight As KDF Says Somalia Battle Not in Vain

[Shabelle] Kenya and other troop-contributing countries (TCC) believe they have made tremendous efforts in degrading Al Shabaab and enforcing peace in Somalia 10 years after the incursion.

[Shabelle] Kenya and other troop-contributing countries (TCC) believe they have made tremendous efforts in degrading Al Shabaab and enforcing peace in Somalia 10 years after the incursion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya