Saturday 8 March 2014 March 7, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s ministry of foreign affairs has denounced the annual US world report on human rights conditions, religious freedoms and human trafficking, accusing it of citing unknown sources in order to reflect a (...)
Tuesday 23 October 2012 October 22, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - Police in Ethiopia killed two Muslim protesters in Gerba town in South Wollo Zone of the Amhara Regional State, according to local sources.
Muslims celebrate Eid in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (BBC)
Sunday 27 May 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
May 26, 2012(ADDIS ABABA) – An Ethiopian government official said on Saturday that the correspondent for the US government funded broadcaster, Voice of America (VOA), has been freed today, one day after been held by (...)
Saturday 18 August 2012 August 17, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan President, Salva Kiir this week urged Muslims all over the young country not to use Islam to advance their political agenda, but instead join members of other religious denominations in efforts to (...)
Sunday 11 November 2012 November 10, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s presidential assistant, Nafe Ali Nafe, has claimed that the government is in possession of documents proving that opposition parties are against the implementation of Islamic Shaira laws and trying (...)
Thursday 21 March 2013 ST ANTONY’S COLLEGE 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6JF, UK
The Sudanese Programme
“The Future of Religious Minorities in the Middle East, North Africa and the Two Sudans”
Friday 7th June and Saturday 8th June 2013
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 (...)
Sunday 11 November 2012 November 10, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - A US religious freedom group has called on Ethiopian authorities to stop what it said was an emerging religious freedom violations against Muslim minorities in the Horn of Africa.
The US Commission on (...)
Saturday 25 February 2012 February 24, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The leader of Sudan’s mainstream Islamic Salafi faction, Ansar al-Suna, has accused the government of waging an increasingly hostile campaign against their creed under the influence of rival religious (...)
Wednesday 17 July 2013 July 16, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - Authorities in Addis Ababa have arrested dozens of members and supporters of the Unity for Democracy and Justice (UDJ) party, an Ethiopian opposition group, locally known as Andnet.
The arrests were made (...)
Women play a central role in peace 2014-03-10 07:18:26 By John Kerry
March 8, 2014 - International Women's Day is more than a moment marked on a calendar. It is a day not just to renew our determination to make the world a more peaceful and (...)
UNMISS head of mission must heed calls to step down2014-03-08 11:44:51 By Rose Sakala
March 7, 2014 - The calls by the South Sudanese for the Head of the UN Mission ( UNMISS) to step down ought to be taken seriously for it is their prerogative to determine who is (...)
Khartoum: really out of the terrorism business?2014-03-08 11:33:53 By Eric Reeves
March 7, 2014 - Given the U.S. intelligence community's eager relationship with Khartoum, it would be convenient if the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party regime were (...)