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By IAfrica
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Jul 29th, 2014
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July 28, 2014 (Khartoum) – The leader of Sudan’s opposition National Umma Party (NUP), al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, has described government intention to hold elections in the country under the present circumstances as “nightmare”. Al-Sadiq al-Mahdi, head of the Sudan’s National U...
By IAfrica
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Jul 29th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle July 28, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – The SPLM/A in Opposition said on Monday it has launched new membership and application forms to organise members as part of increased efforts to bring about political reforms in South Sudan and restructure the ruling SPLM party. In a statement e...
By IAfrica
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Jul 28th, 2014
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KUTUM LOCALITY A young herder was killed by a detonating grenade in Kutum locality in North Darfur on Sunday. Speaking to Radio Dabanga from the village of El Sheikh Janna in Kutum locality, a witness said that one of the herders of the village found a grenade. “As soon as he began playing with...
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Jul 28th, 2014
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ABU KARINKA Three men were shot in Abu Karinka locality, East Darfur, on Sunday. “An unidentified gunman suddenly opened fire on Abdel Rahman Mohamed Idris, and his two sons Musa and Adam, when they were on their way home from shopping in Abu Karinka town,” a relative of the victims told ...
By IAfrica
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Jul 28th, 2014
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SUDAN One citizen died, and 12 others were injured in the northern Sudanese River Nile State due to heavy rains last week. Torrential rains also caused severe damages to dozens of houses in localities of Shendi, Matamma, Damer, and Berber. In South Kordofan, the El Obeid-Kadugli road was blocked, and...
By IAfrica
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Jul 28th, 2014
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KHARTOUM The Sudanese Minister of Defence on Saturday announced amnesty for 200 army staff prisoners on the occasion of the Eid El Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. Defence Minister Abdel Rahim Hussein did not identify the nature of the dropped charges against those military pers...
By IAfrica
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Jul 28th, 2014
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DARFUR / EASTERN CHAD The Darfuri displaced and refugees congratulate all the Sudanese people in general and the Darfuris in particular, on the occasion of the Eid El Fitr on Monday, praying that peace and stability may prevail throughout Sudan. The displaced also express their sadness for not being ...
By IAfrica
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Jul 28th, 2014
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PORT SUDAN Demobilised Beja Congress fighters on Saturday occupied the premises of the ruling National Congress Party (NCP) in Port Sudan, in protest against the non-implementation of the 2006 Eastern Sudan Peace Agreement (ESPA). On the same day, police forces raided the market of Port Sudan, as par...
By IAfrica
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Jul 28th, 2014
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NYALA The Commissioner of Nyala North proposed to verify the identity of all residents in the northern districts of South Darfur’s capital. Nyala North Commissioner El Hadi Eisa Saeed told the press on Saturday that he has called for the verification of “any person” living in the no...
By IAfrica
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Jul 28th, 2014
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PARIS The Sudan Revolutionary Front (SRF, an alliance of the main rebel movements) will work towards unifying all opposition forces as a necessary measure to overthrow the regime, or reach a comprehensive peaceful solution to end war, and bring about democratic change in the country. The rebel allian...