Sudan: 33 Parties Call for Amendment of Sudan Constitution

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Parties in the Sudanese Parliament have presented 294 signatures to the Speaker of Parliament, Ibrahim Omar to amend article 57 of the country’s Constitution of 2005 regarding the duration of the presidential term, to be open without specifying more than one term, as well as the amendment of Article 178 of the Constitution on the nomination of Governors. The ammendment will allow current President Omar Al Bashir to stand for another term.

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Africa: Eulogy for Pan-Africanism – Long Live Man-Africanism

[Fahamu] Pan-Africanism as it once was dreamed is dead. In its place – instead of a transnational framework of solidarity deployed to give heart and direction to Africans during the independence and self-determination struggles – we have something that rallies to the defence of rich, powerful men but remains painfully silent about the suffering of the poor and dispossessed.

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