Monday 28 July 2014
July 27, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudanese president Salva Kiir has warned against the importation of radical Islam, saying he would not tolerate extremism in religion.
“We will not accept this thing, the importation of radical behaviours in (...)
Wednesday 21 May 2014
May 19, 2014 (GENEVA) – There is growing international outrage over the decision by a Sudanese court to sentence a pregnant Christian woman to death after she refused to renounce her faith.
Meriam Yehya Ibrahim, who is eight months (...)
Monday 14 July 2014
July 13, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s traditional Salafi group Ansar al-Sunnah has criticised the Islamic State of Iraq and the Syria (ISIS), a jihadist group active in both countries, asserting it has no presence in the East African (...)
Saturday 19 July 2014
July 18, 2014 (KHARTOUM) –The family of the Sudanese woman convicted of apostasy has filed a lawsuit to annul her marriage to her Christian husband. Meriam Ibrahim pictured with her husband Daniel Wani (L), children and legal team (...)
Tuesday 3 June 2014
June 2, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) has questioned the mental status of a Christian woman accused of apostasy amid reports that a presidential decree to pardon her will be issued during the week. (...)
Friday 9 August 2013
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
August 8, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – Protests have overshadowed Ethiopia’s Eid al-Fitr celebrations, as millions of Muslims across the nation on Thursday marked the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
Tens of thousands of (...)
Thursday 17 May 2012
May 16, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan president Salva Kiir on Wednesday expressed his disappointment in the regional support his country has received in its dispute with Sudan, saying his country is fighting the expansion of Islamic (...)
Sunday 12 August 2012
August 10, 2012 (NAIROBI) - The authorities in Ethiopia must stop their crackdown on press coverage of Muslim protests in the capital Addis Ababa and allow Muslim news outlets freely report without fear, a press freedom advocacy group (...)
Saturday 24 May 2014
May 23, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – There has been an outpouring of public support for an eight months pregnant Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death for her religious beliefs, with 620,000 Amnesty International (AI) supporters joining (...)
Monday 17 September 2012
September 16, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - Muslim Ethiopians have condemned the anti-Islamic film produced in the United States which mocks Islam’s Prophet Mohammed.
The film Innocence of Muslims released on the social website YouTube, have (...)
2015 elections are not a priority for Sudanese 2014-07-23 04:35:55
By Mahmoud A. Suleiman
July 22, 2014 - This article comes against the backdrop of the news that reported the announcement of the National Elections Commission (NEC) that it had prepared the (...)
Memory, healing and transformation in South Sudan 2014-07-23 05:55:08
Memory, Healing and Transformation in South Sudan
A Working Paper by David K. Deng
What is memorialization? 2
Integrity 3 (...)