In front of the parliament on Monday, Finance Minister Dr Mohamed Osman Al Rikabi said in a quick reply to a question about the bread crisis, “The problem will only be resolved by lifting the subsidies completely and distributing it to its beneficiaries.” The phrase lifting subsidies and distributing them to their beneficiaries is a […]
Kenyans were recently treated to the unmasking of democracy beyond reasonable doubt such that even the champions of democracy were perturbed and had nowhere to hide their faces when the true picture of democracy was laid bare contrary to their whims and covering plots.
Question: On 4/11/2017, Middle East published: “The conclusion of the Cairo meetings with an agreement on the unification of the Libyan military institution”. Libyan military officials had met in Cairo on 30/10/2017 under the announcement of restructuring the national army, noting that the UN envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, began to lead Libyan talks with […]
Honourable Brother Ali Mirghani Al-Salamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh Re: Reply to your Article: “Hizb ut Tahrir and the Al-Nahda Dam” In reply to your article “Hizb ut Tahrir and the Al-Nahda Dam” in Al-Tayar Newspaper (Issue 2050) from the 5th of November 2017, we express the following: First: We thank you for your […]
وَلاَ تَكُونُواْ مِنَ الْمُشْرِكِينَ مِنَ الَّذِينَ فَرَّقُواْ دِينَهُمْ وَكَانُواْ شِيَعاً كُلُّ حِزْبٍ بِمَا لَدَيْهِمْ فَرِحُونَ “Do Not Be Among the Polytheists Who Abandoned Their Religion and Became Sects Each Enjoying What It Has” (Ar-Rum, 30:31-32) The Supreme Court’s decision to order for a repeat of election on 26th October 2017 has sparked political tensions in […]
On Sunday night 08/10/2017, a naval patrol vessel that belongs to the Tunisian military crashed into a wooden boat at sea after a chase that lasted more than two hours. The boat was carrying about 100 migrants from Tunisia heading towards Italy. Dozens of Tunisian youths were killed. The bodies of eight of them were […]
Kenya is East Africa’s largest economy and is now plunging into another political conflict after the opposition’s pulling out of the 26th October, 2017 fresh elections. Raila Omolo Odinga (72yrs) said that his withdrawal would give the Independent Elections and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) enough time to introduce reforms that will help deliver more credible elections. […]
In a statement following the conclusion of the extraordinary conference of the North Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM/A), led by Abdul Aziz Al-Helou, held in Heppan region, Southern Kordofan, from 4th to 7th October 2017, it was mentioned: “After extended discussions, the participants have agreed to the paper of critical issues including the right to […]
The rivalry and the battle between the main political divides; Jubilee coalition led by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga’s National Super Alliance has dominated the headlines in Kenyan media. Since the last general election held on August 8th, 2017 which Kenyatta’s’ victory was nullified by the Supreme Court on September 1st, 2017, heated […]
Tunisian activists have accused the regime of using women’s rights as a distraction tool after the controversial ‘economic reconciliation’ law was pushed through parliament last week. Protesters took to the streets in anger after the bill, which allows Ben Ali era officials to escape prosecution, was passed despite widespread ciriticism from activists and NGOs. Just […]
Tanzania media reported on the appointment of Chief Justice (CJ) Prof Ibrahim Kassim Juma made by the Tanzanian President Dr John Magufuli. In the inauguration ceremony at the State House, the President made clear that he has appointed Pr. Ibrahim due to his competence, performance and ability in the field of administrating justice.
Five international companies, French, Filipino and others, have indicated their desire to inspect the southern port of Port Sudan in preparation to discuss the possibility of applying for its concession bid (Al-Saiha Newspaper 05/8/2017). The meeting of the Maritime Ports Authority was held on 30 July 2017 in the presence of the Ministers of State […]
On September 1, 2017, Kenya’s Supreme Court led by Chief Justice David Maraga in a six-judge bench delivered a ruling that saw the nullification of the presidential elections results that consequently invalidated the declaration of Uhuru Kenyatta as the president-elect. Out of the six judges the four said after considering the evidence by a majority […]
Education Minister, Asya Muhammad, praised the role of the World Bank in supporting education projects through the “Strengthening of Primary Education” project and its effective contribution in funding and providing grants. This statement was made on Monday 28/8/2017 during a meeting in her office with the Resident Representative of the World Bank in Sudan, Xavier […]
The Government’s Silence on Mubarak al-Mahdi’s Remark on Normalization with the Jewish entity and not Questioning and Accounting him is another Crime and a Betrayal to the Ummah On Sunday evening, 20/08/2017, Sudania 24 TV, hosted Mubarak al-Fadhil al-Mahdi, Sudan’s Minister of Investment and Deputy Prime Minister, in “Haal Al-Balad” (the State of the Country) […]
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) declared Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the 2017 General Election held on Tuesday August 8th. Mr. Kenyatta won a second term after he garnered 8,203,290 votes representing 54.27% of the casted votes. The results were however disputed by Raila Odinga the National Super Alliance Presidential candidate who […]
Once again, Essebsi did not miss the opportunity to announce his intention to submit a legislative initiative against the provisions (Ahkam) of inheritance and marriage, justifying it as not of religion, and his speech was supported by the Ifta’! Stop your disregard for women, your secular system is the reason for our suffering from misery, […]
Media outlets reported on Bill Gates recent visit to Tanzania, where the Bill & Melinda Gate Foundation set aside 777 billion Tsh to finance development projects in agriculture, health and Information Communication Technology (ICT) in the country. Comment: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that the donation aims at reducing infant mortality rates, malaria […]
China has formally opened its first overseas military base in Djibouti with a flag raising ceremony and military parade. More than 300 people attended Tuesday’s ceremony, including deputy Chinese naval commander Tian Zhong and Djibouti’s defence minister, according to state media.
In 8th August 2017, nearly 19 million Kenyans are likely to vote in the General Election; the fifth election since the introduction of multiparty Democracy in Kenya. The main contest lies between the incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta who leads the Jubilee Coalition and his main rival Raila Amolo Odinga of National Super Alliance. The two […]
According to media and various commissions’ reports pursuing election matters in Kenya reveal that currently Kenyans are worried and nervous about the possibility of emergence of chaos. This is as a result of utterances, wrangles and threats from all political camps and national institutions on how the August 2017 elections will be administered. Every side […]
French President Emmanuel Macron has announced his intention to set-up “hotspots” to handle asylum requests in Libya, where thousands are fleeing fighting in the country. He said he hopes the plan will deter people from taking “crazy risks” and attempting the perilous journey across the Mediterranean. (The Independent 30/07/2017)
A few days ago the 90th presidential order for the year 2017 was released by the Official Gazette, it was dated 03/07/2017 and stated the production sites and sensitive vital installations and military areas. And then with “resort to the use of all available means of force”.
The United States has delayed decision on permanently lifting sanctions against Sudan because of its human rights record and other issues, for three months, according to a US State Department statement. (Sky News Arabic Wednesday, 12/7/2017)
The Minister of Finance (Al-Rakaabi) assures the concern of his ministry regarding the increase of revenues for the sake of achieving the general objectives and to better people’s life. Directing the ones that take care of taxes, when he visited them, to broaden the tax canopy with the goal of increasing the linkage. Demanding the […]
It is about two months before we go for the 2017 Kenya’s general elections. This will be the election to the twelfth parliament and as usual tribal coalitions under the umbrella of political parties have been formed where principals of these coalitions disperse money deceiving masses by urging them to participate in the elections. Before […]
The Parliament of Sudan approved, yesterday, a loan from the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development, worth 51 million Kuwaiti Dinars, equivalent to 172 million USD, pretext of establishing Al-Baqir electric station, with a repayment period of 20 years, and an interest (Riba) rate of 2.5%.
The protests of Moroccans, especially in Al Hoceima and surrounding areas, have been rising with resolve for more than seven months, but these days it has taken more of a struggle and popular form following the speech by Nasser Al-Zafzafi in response to a Khateeb (Imam) who accuses the movement of stirring strife. The regime […]
According to the news published in Al-Jazeera on 20th June, 2017, at least 126 refugees, mainly from Sudan, are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after the motor of their boat was stolen, causing it to sink. One of the four survivors who brought to Italy said, they started journey from Libya on […]
The incidence of watery diarrhea in Sudan reached alarming rates in the White Nile State, the infection cases reached 4188, including 75 death cases. In the state of the Nile River, the area of Al-Greif witnessed 157 cases. In Khartoum state, the Ministry of Health revealed in a press briefing yesterday, on Tuesday, that the […]