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Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese parliament has said it would summon the justice minister and head of the Advisory Council for Human Rights (ACHR) Mohamed Bishara Dousa next week to discuss preparation for the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) upcoming session in Geneva. UN...
By IAfrica
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Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese authorities on Monday ordered the closure of the Iranian Cultural Center in the capital Khartoum and other states, Sudan Tribune has learned. FILE – Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir (L) and the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatol...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government is currently seeking support for the protocol of agreed principle proposed by the East African regional bloc (IGAD), which is mediating its talks with the opposition led by ex-vice president Riek Machar. Negotiators at South Sudan peace talks...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – South Sudan’s former vice-president turned rebel leader, Riek Machar, has appointed additional diplomats to represent the opposition faction of the Sudan Peoples’ Liberation Movement (SPLM In Opposition) in various countries around the globe. In his...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The rebel alliance of the Sudan Revolutionary Forces (SRF) met on Monday with the African Union High-level Implementation Panel (AUHIP), Darfur peace joint chief mediator (JCM) and UN special envoy for Sudan. General view of the meeting between the AUHIP, Darfur m...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 2nd, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (JUBA) – Members of the health workers’ union in South Sudan have threatened a strike over allowances and long working hours, unless government intervenes with immediate effect. South Sudan’s health ministers have launched a seven-year strategic plan aimed at reduc...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 1st, 2014
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September 1, 2014 (JUBA) – Central Equatoria state governor relieved commissioner of Yei River county and mayor of Yei municipality in a decree issued over the weekend. Governor Clement Wani Konga gave no reason for removing commissioner Juma David Augustine, naming Bedale Cosmos Sumbe as his s...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 1st, 2014
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August 31, 2014 (JUBA) – Internally displaced people (IDPs) residing inside a UN camp in South Sudan’s capital, Juba, have called on the international community to support the formation of a new government without president Salva Kiir or rebel leader Riek Machar. An aerial view of a UN ca...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Sep 1st, 2014
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August 31, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The ruling National Congress Party (NCP) in Sudan announced that it will embark on the process to choose the party’s candidate for the presidency in elections in 2015, by 26 October. NCP spokesperson Yasir Youssef (Photo SUNA) Party spokesperson Yasser Youssef...
By IAfrica
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Sep 1st, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle August 31, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – A pan-African youth organisation says South Sudan peace talks should focus on the interests of the people rather than those of the country’s warring leaders. South Sudan’s rebel leader, Riek Machar (R), and president Salva Kiir (L)...