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Defiant Sudanese activist faces mounting legal woes

24 August, 2018

Wini Omer, a 30-year-old activist, is determined to keep campaigning for women's rights in Sudan, despite mounting legal woes she says are aimed at silencing her.

Somalia hires US lobbyists to overturn Trump travel ban

22 August, 2018

The government of Somalia has hired a US lobbying firm to help lift President Donald Trump's travel ban and overturn a partial suspension of US funding for Somalia's army.

Suspect in UK Parliament crash charged with attempted murder

18 August, 2018

A driver whose car collided with several people before crashing outside Britain's Parliament has been charged with attempted murder, police in London said Saturday

Foreign militants are taking over Libya's Fezzan region

17 August, 2018

Following the overthrow of Gaddafi, Libya's porous southern border has led to an influx of militants posing an increasing threat to the already highly fractured country, writes Alessandra Bocchi.

22 children dead in Nile boat accident: Sudan media

15 August, 2018

Sudanese media said at least 22 children drowned while they were on their way to school after their boat sank in the country's Nile rive.

Sudan ruling party chooses Bashir for third term candidacy

10 August, 2018

Sudan's ruling party has announced it has chosen President Omar al-Bashir to run for a third elected term in 2020, despite the constitution only allowing two five-year terms.

Oman and Kuwait go gently into Saudi-Canada dispute

08 August, 2018

Oman became the latest Gulf country to back Saudi Arabia in its diplomatic dispute with Canada, but used carefully guarded words.

UN calls on South Sudan to finalise peace deal

07 August, 2018

The UN urged South Sudan rivals to finalise a peace agreement.

South Sudan rivals sign final power-sharing deal

05 August, 2018

President Salva Kiir and his rival RIek Machar have signed a power sharing deal in neighbouring Sudan, ending a civil war that has killed tens of thousands.

Migrant ship stranded at sea as Italy ports closed

03 August, 2018

A Spanish NGO ship which rescued 87 migrants off the coast of Libya two days ago was still looking Friday to dock at a port, with Italy closed to them

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