In Sudan, army orders release of ministers, promises government

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Young Sudanese are protesting in the streets of the capital Khartoum against the seizure of power by … Read more

International concerns and condemnations after the coup in Sudan

Protests in the streets of Khartoum, October 25, 2021. – / AFP The ongoing coup in Sudan is causing great concern around the world. Many international voices condemned, Monday, October 25, the arrest by the army of civilian leaders. The Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) Antonio Guterres denounced “The current military coup” and … Read more

In Sudan, the prime minister arrested by “armed forces”

On Thursday, October 21, hundreds of thousands of people marched in several cities to demand the transfer of power to civilians. IBRAHIM ISHAQ / AFP From ” armed forces “ detain Sudanese Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok, arrested after refusing to support a ” Rebellion “, announced Monday, October 25, the Ministry of Information in a … Read more

In Sudan, massive protests to demand the handing over of power to civilians

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. A Sudanese protester holds up a sign during a demonstration in Bahri, near Khartoum, on October 21, … Read more

Corona-News: Suche nach Pandemie-Ursprung – WHO schlägt Drosten für Beirat vor

Die Weltgesundheitsorganisation (WHO) hat den Berliner Virologen Christian Drosten als Mitglied eines wichtigen neuen Beirats vorgeschlagen. Der Beirat soll Richtlinien für künftige Studien über den Ursprung von Pandemien und Epidemien erarbeiten und Untersuchungen beaufsichtigen, wie die WHO am Mittwoch in Genf berichtete. Sie schlug 26 Mitglieder aus zahlreichen Ländern vor, darunter China, Russland, die USA, … Read more

In South Sudan, the ruling elite loot state coffers

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir at the State House in Juba, July 9, 2021. PETER LOUIS GUME / AFP The massive looting of state coffers by the political elite in South Sudan is undermining human rights in the world’s youngest country and threatening its already fragile peace process, said the UN in a report released … Read more

In Sudan, the military still has control over the economy and foreign policy

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Paramilitary Commander Mohamed Hamdan Daglo, member of the Sovereignty Council leading the transition, during the signing of … Read more

In Sudan, the government dreams of relaunching the Gezira agricultural project

A farmer sits next to one of the irrigation canals near al-Kamilin, Gezira state, Sudan, June 17, 2021. ABDULMONAM EASSA FOR “THE WORLD” “This project is a gift of nature arranged by the hand of man”, exclaims Mohammed Abdallah, “But he’s out of breath”, he adds lip service. Sitting on a cart loaded with sacks … Read more

In Sudan, cinema in search of a new lease of life after the revolution

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. Screening of “Journey to Kenya” in the garden of the Sudan Film Factory in Khartoum, July 18, … Read more