Daily Archives: April 18, 2019

Sudan’s Social Media Deemed Major Player in Bashir’s Ouster

WASHINGTON Ousted President Omar al-Bashir and his government restricted popular social media platforms during protests against his government, but millions of Sudanese found ways to circumvent the restrictions and rally others to protest peacefully.

On the night of April 8, …

Egypt’s Al Alsun faculty committed to Portuguese language teaching

Francisco Leandro de Almeida stated so at a session to mark the 14th anniversary of the institutionalisation of the Portuguese Language and Culture of the Portuguese Speaking Countries Community (CPLP) Day.

You can’t leave aside the teaching of any language …

Pasha 15: The unhealthy aftermath of Cyclone Idai

Cyclone Idai has devastated millions of people in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. The flood waters have receded � but these countries’ problems are not over yet. Many health issues lurk in the aftermath of a natural disaster.

In today’s episode …

Protesters Converge on Sudan Defense Ministry to Demand Civilian Rule

KHARTOUM Huge crowds joined a sit-in protest outside Sudan’s defense ministry on Thursday to demand that the country’s transitional military council hand power to civilians.

Hundreds of thousands packed the streets by early evening � the largest crowds to gather …

Southern African countries won’t manage disasters unless they work together

Cyclone Idai, which recently devastated Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, was one of the worst natural disasters to hit the southern African region. It killed at least a thousand people and caused damages estimated at US$2 billion.

The response from the …

Southern African countries won’t manage disasters unless they work together

Cyclone Idai, which recently devastated Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, was one of the worst natural disasters to hit the southern African region. It killed at least a thousand people and caused damages estimated at US$2 billion.

The response from the …