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By IAfrica
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Jul 27th, 2014
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July 25, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan is stepping up measures to combat the spread of malaria ahead of the upcoming rainy season. A Sudanese woman sits with her two children under a mosquitor bednet at the Draij camp outside South Darfur capital Nyala (Photo: UNICEF/Simonsen) As part of a nation-wid...
By IAfrica
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Jul 27th, 2014
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July 26, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Former vice-president Riek Machar, who leads a rebel faction of the Sudan Peoples’ Liberation Movement in Opposition has welcomed Ellen Margrethe Loj, the newly appointed head of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and pledged to fully cooperat...
By IAfrica
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Jul 27th, 2014
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July 26, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan and Egypt have agreed to promote military coordination in order to protect joint borders against smuggling rings, economic and security threats. Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir (L) farewells Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R) as he departs Khartoum on...
By IAfrica
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Jul 27th, 2014
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July 26, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese defence minister, Abdel-Rahim Mohamed Hussein, on Saturday issued a decision to release 200 army personnel prisoners who are serving time in various military units. Sudanese defence minister Abdel Raheem Muhammad Hussein paid a visit to troops in North Da...
By IAfrica
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Jul 27th, 2014
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July 26, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese minister of finance, Badr al-Din Mahmoud Abas, has called upon the Bahraini Al-Baraka Islamic Bank to further its dealings with Sudan and provide import facilities besides expanding its activities in the country. Abas met on Tuesday with Al-Baraka’s...
By IAfrica
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Jul 27th, 2014
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By Francis Ayul Yuar July 26, 2014 – Looking at the African Continent, my country in particular within this critical time of post independence political and ethnic’s violence, one’s mind wondered with mixture of confusions, dismayed and embarrassments. The magnitude of betrayals by ...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Jul 26th, 2014
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July 25, 2014 (JUBA) – Heads of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and World Food Programme (WFP) said children severely malnourished and mothers affected by the South Sudanese conflict urgently need help. Children wait to receive a measles vaccine at the UNMISS camp in Bor, the ...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Jul 26th, 2014
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July 25, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese foreign minister Ali Karti vowed that his country would play a leading role in the resolution of the seven-month conflict in South Sudan. South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir, is accompanied by his Sudanese counterpart Omer Hassan al-Bashir (L) after arr...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Jul 26th, 2014
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July 25, 2014 (NYALA) – A staff member from the International Organization for Migration (IOM), who was abducted 20 days ago in South Darfur capital Nyala, has been released unharmed. Felix Ngoma, a Zambian national, will be flown back to his home country via Khartoum, the UN-African Union Miss...
By IAfrica
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Jul 26th, 2014
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July 24, 2014 (KAMPALA) – A group of students from the Greater Fangak counties of South Sudan’s Jonglei state have backed calls for a federal system of government in the young nation. The map of Jonglei in red The students, currently studying in Uganda, also supported recent proposals by ...