Monthly Archives: June 2013

Nelson Mandela’s condition gets better

Originally posted on africanudo:
The office of the South African president says Nelson Mandela’s health improved overnight, and his condition remains critical but is now stable. President Jacob Zuma’s office said in a statement Thursday that he received the update from the medical team that is treating the 94-year-old anti-apartheid leader at a Pretoria hospital.…

Obama Visit: Natural Resources Not Democracy

Originally posted on africanudo:
United States President Barack Obama began his second visit to Africa as president on Wednesday in Senegal. The visit will take him to South Africa and Tanzania. Much has been said about this visit, particularly about the choice of countries where he will call. The most commonly advanced reason for Obama’s…

Sudan Minister Lauds Doha Declaration For Initiating Darfur Peace Process

Originally posted on africanudo:
Khartoum 9th June 2013 : The Doha Declaration is the basis of the peace process in Darfur and it has achieved significant gains on the ground for the region’s people, Sudanese Cabinet Minister Ahmed Saad Omar said. He said that notable achievements included the restoration of security and stability, progress made in construction…