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  • The number of people killed in a brutal offensive launched by the Sudanese military in the capital Khartoum on Monday has crossed 60 according to the figures shared by an opposition doctors’ group.

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    LAST UPDATE : Jun 05, 2019, 2:28 AM EDT
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    Sudan’s Transitional Military Council (TMC) has announced that it is scrapping all agreements with the principal opposition coalition amid mounting condemnation over its brutal crackdown on protesters. 

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 04, 2019, 2:17 AM EDT
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    Cyclone Idai, the worst ever disaster to hit the southern hemisphere, has ravaged almost everything that crossed its path, as it ripped through Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, affecting millions of people.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 20, 2019, 7:24 AM EDT
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    The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission accused the country's troops of using “systematic torture” against the protesters, who took to streets in the capital, Harare, last week after a sharp hike in fuel prices.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 23, 2019, 4:09 AM EST
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  • A rival rejected the contentious provisional results, officially in favor of one opposition candidate, Felix Tshisekedi.

    Expressing “serious doubts” on the conformity of the provisional results of December 30 vote in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the African Union has called on the country to suspend final election results.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 18, 2019, 5:07 AM EST
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  • Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa plans legal challenge to the election results.

    Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa averted a run-off vote by securing just over 50 percent votes while opposition leader Nelson Chamisa bagged 44.3 percent of the total 4.8m votes cast.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 03, 2018, 7:34 AM EDT
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  • Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa said he is in touch with opposition leader Nelson Chamisa to defuse the tensions.

    The U.N. and former colonial power the U.K. have called on Zimbabwe to exercise restraint in dealing with protesters who took to the streets against the ruling Zanu-PF party over alleged vote-rigging in Monday’s elections.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 02, 2018, 7:23 AM EDT
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  • (Source: https://www.dabangasudan.org)

    Sudan’s military rulers on Thursday announced the suspension of talks with the protesters for 72 hours, calling on the demonstrators to remove barricades outside a designated zone in Khartoum.

    LAST UPDATE : May 16, 2019, 7:44 AM EDT
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