Update on New Leadership for Sudan's Islamic Movement

From Sahel Blog Tue Jan 8 2013, 08:18:18

Back in November, Sudan's Islamic Movement - historically a key pillar of support for President Omar al Bashir and the ruling National Congress Party - held its eighth general conference. The conference attracted attention and speculation as observers watched to ... Continue reading →

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Burkina Faso:   Army Chief Takes Over (news)
Deutsche Welle
31 October 2014

The head of Burkina Faso's armed forces has taken power after mass demonstrations forced President Blaise Compaore to resign. There have been days of violent protests against the leader's 27-year ... [read more]

Zambia:   President Sata's Body Arrives in Lusaka (news)
Zambia Reports
1 November 2014

President Michael Sata's body has arrived in Lusaka ahead of burial at the Embassy Park on November 11 with a horde of people from all walks of life welcoming the delegation. The plane touched down at ... [read more]

Africa:   Compaore's Ouster a Warning to Africa's Remaining Dictators (opinion)
The Guardian
31 October 2014

THE ouster of one of Africa's remaining military dictators-turned-politician and former Burkina Faso President, Blaise Compaore, who announced his resignation Friday following violent protests over ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!