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September 25 - 2016 MURNEI / GARSILA / SORTONY

Malaria spreading, health care deteriorating in Darfur

Displaced people in Darfur complain about the spread of malaria, deterioration of health services, and soaring prices of medicines. “There is not a family here in Murnei camp...
September 25 - 2016 KHARTOUM

‘Over 2,600 cases of watery diarrhoea in Sudan’: Health Ministry

According to the Sudanese Ministry of Health, 55 people have died of watery diarrhoea in the country. More than 2,600 are affected. Blue Nile state is the most affected state,...
September 25 - 2016 NAIROBI

‘No justice for September 2013 victims in Sudan’

The UN should press Sudan to investigate and prosecute those responsible for the violence used against anti-austerity protesters in Khartoum in September 2013, the African Centre...
September 25 - 2016 SARAF OMRA

North Darfur employees ‘forced to pay for security’

Government employees in Saraf Omra locality in North Darfur complain about a salary deduction for the purpose of providing security during the agricultural season. “Providing...
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'Sudanese expats largest source of hard currency'

September 25 - 2016 KHARTOUM

The remittances sent home by Sudanese expatriates reportedly form the largest source of hard currency for the country. Khartoum recently agreed to a package of measures to halt the rise of the US Dollar on the ‘parallel market’.

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September 25 - 2016 KHARTOUM

Sudan hosts quarter of the one million South Sudanese refugees

The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said in a statement on 16 September that the number of South Sudanese refugees having fled from South Sudan to neighbouring countries has passed the...

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September 23 - 2016 GENEVA / KAMPALA

‘Sudan lacks political will to implement HRs obligations’

UN Human Rights Council in Geneva (ACJPS)
Sudan’s failure to accept key recommendations made during its second Universal Periodic Review this year has confirmed the lack of political will to implement its obligations with...
A total of 484 cholera cholera cases were reported in South Sudan by the end of June 2015, following an outbreak in Juba (Samir Bol/AFP)
September 19 - 2016 ED DAMAZIN, EL GEZIRA, SENNAR

Number of diarrhoeal disease cases growing in Sudan