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Business & Finance

US Sudan Envoy Criticized for Dining With Darfuri Warlord

KHARTOUM Sudanese citizens are criticizing the American representative to their country for dining with one of Sudan’s most notorious warlords.U.S. representative to Sudan, Charge D’Affaires Steven Koutsis, attended an Iftar meal to break the daily R…

Nigerian militancy, disaster risk podcasts, and a mixed week for Yemen: The Cheat Sheet

Nigerian militancy, disaster risk podcasts, and a mixed week for Yemen: The Cheat Sheet

Human Rights

Sudan Military, Opposition Resume Talks After Street Violence

KHARTOUM Sudan’s ruling military council said it had restarted talks late on Sunday with an alliance of protest and opposition groups that is pushing for a civilian-led transition to democracy.The Transitional Military Council (TMC) had suspended the…

Sudan Military, Opposition Resume Talks After Street Violence

Survival lessons for Congo in the aftershock of West Africa’s Ebola crisis

General News
Health News
General

Inflation decreases to 2.5 percent in April

In April, headline inflation decreased to 2.5 percent from 3.3 percent in March. According to the latest data from Statistics Botswana, inflation decreased for: clothing and footwear (from 1.3 to 1.1 percent); housing, water, electricity, gas and other…

Tech Startups Move Forward in Africa

Zimbabweans Air Anger Amid Economic Meltdown

Medical/Health Care

Torture Thrives in Climate of Impunity in DR Congo

GENEVA A U.N. watchdog group is demanding an end to the widespread practice of torture and other cruel punishments in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The DRC is one of six countries examined by the U.N. Committee Against Torture, which monitors the…

Uganda Remembers AIDS Victims

Uganda Remembers AIDS Victims

Sports News
Technology News
Sports

South African woman conquers Mount Everest in 27 days, on fourth try

JOHANNESBURG, Once, twice, thrice she failed but for the failure seemed to have been only her booster. She has now made history after conquering the highest mountain above sea level, the famous Mount Everest.This is the story of South African Saray Khu…

South African woman conquers Mount Everest in 27 days, on fourth try

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Egyptian President review regional developments

Technology

Reeling in Syria, Iraq, Islamic State Tries to Surge Online

While Islamic State fighters in Syria and Iraq have largely been forced underground, the terror group’s other fighters along with its media operatives appear intent on surging, combining an increase in attacks with ramped-up output on social media. The…

Reeling in Syria, Iraq, Islamic State Tries to Surge Online

Q&A | Venezuela aid deal sees Red Cross prioritise health needs and hospitals