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US and African Union diplomats stepped up efforts Thursday to find a peaceful solution to a standoff between Sudan's protesters and generals following a deadly crackdown on demonstrators.
Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir has appointed a peace envoy to South Sudan, mired in conflict since it won independence from its northern neighbour in 2011.
Sudan's official news agency says South Sudan's rival leaders have reached an agreement on security arrangements as talks continue on a peace deal to end a five-year civil war.
The top US envoy in Sudan has pushed for more access to deliver humanitarian aid to Golo as he visited the former rebel stronghold in war-torn Darfur under tight security.
President Robert Mugabe's party has reportedly shipped in brand new cars worth millions of dollars for election campaign, and Zimbabwe’s national airline has been barred from flying to Europe.
A popular Tanzanian rapper has been arrested over a song allegedly insulting President John Magufuli, and cash-strapped Zimbabwe is trying to stop banks importing high-denomination US dollar bills.
Two rebel groups driven out of Darfur by a Sudanese military offensive now operate mostly in Libya and South Sudan but hope to return to fight again, says a UN report.
Rights group Amnesty International has accused Sudanese government forces of killing scores of civilians, including many children, in suspected chemical weapons attacks in a mountainous area of war-torn Darfur.
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South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has been appointed to mediate peace talks between Khartoum and rebels in the Blue Nile, South Kordofan and Darfur conflict zones.
South Sudan's government and rebels agreed to withdraw troops from urban areas, a Sudanese official has said, as they signed a security deal aimed at ending a four-and-a-half year war.
Sudan released dozens of opposition activists arrested last month in a crackdown on protests against rising food prices, an AFP correspondent has reported.
Egypt has denied the announcement by Sudanese President Omar el-Bashir that Egyptian armored vehicles were used by rebels in recent attacks in the Darfur region
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who has been charged with war crimes and genocide, will attend the same summit in Saudi Arabia as US President Donald Trump, Khartoum's top diplomat has said.
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Sudanese authorities have banned three more independent newspapers and seized all copies ahead of distribution as a general strike against fuel subsidy cuts and price hikes continued for the third day
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the world's top criminal court, is "very welcome" in Rwanda for a summit of the African Union, the country's foreign minister said.
The ANC has disagreed with a court decision not to allow government to appeal a ruling that it acted unconstitutionally when it did not arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.
Sudanese security agents have arrested four opposition politicians in Khartoum for giving a speech criticising the government, their party chief says, as President Omar al-Bashir presses for a national dialogue.
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