Highest Nile waters for a century swamp Sudan
On Sudan's Tuti Island, where the Blue and White Nile meet, the highest river waters since records began have left people struggling hopelessly to hold back the rising floods.
Sudan inks historic peace deal with rebel groups
Sudan's transitional government has signed a historic peace agreement Monday with the Sudan Revolutionary Front (SRF), a coalition of rebel groups from the regions of Darfur, Southern Kordofan, and the Blue Nile. ... But Sudan's transitional government spokesman Fasial Salih still praised the deal.
Zamfara Governor seeks death sentence for reckless driving, F1: Hamilton wins Belgian Grand Prix and more
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US offers Sudan $330m terror list deal
There are international calls for Mali to transition to civilian rule as soon as possible. The junta that ousted President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita last week says it's hoping for a three-year post-coup transition. In Tanzania, campaigning has kicked off ahead of October’s general election that has already led to opposition claims of persecution. And more Cameroonian farmers are using fish to cultivate their crops as they invest in Aquaponics in the hope that the system can help boost output.
Appeal Court dismisses Melaye’s case against Adeyemi’s election, Global coronavirus deaths pass 650,000 and more
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Sudan's liberalization for the chosen few
It almost sounds like another revolution in Sudan: The crime of apostasy scrapped, female genital mutilation banned, alcohol allowed. But what lies behind Khartoum's legal amendments, and who will actually benefit?
Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 12.56% - NBS, FG arranges three more evacuation flights from U.S. and more
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What’s behind the Ethiopia-Sudan border row?
The border between Ethiopia and Sudan is the scene of occasional fighting. Recent deadly skirmishes could however complicate matters between the two countries.