Sudanese human rights commission begins probe

Khartoum: Sudan's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has announced the formation of a high-level fact-finding group for the events of the sit-in, and condemned the resulting violations and loss of lives and properties.The Commission said in a statement issued on Saturday that the expediting of proceedings will enable the Commission to complete the investigation and fact-finding procedures on all these incidents, Sudan News Agency (SUNA) reported.The National Human Rights Commission…

Sudanese human rights commission begins probe

Khartoum: Sudan's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has announced the formation of a high-level fact-finding group for the events of the sit-in, and condemned the resulting violations and loss of lives and properties.The Commission said in a statement issued on Saturday that the expediting of proceedings will enable the Commission to complete the investigation and fact-finding procedures on all these incidents, Sudan News Agency (SUNA) reported.The National Human Rights Commission…

Community of Bur and herdsmen resolve to share pastures and water in dry seasons

We have agreed together to hold anyone that will cause conflict between us accountable, like thieves of goats and cattle, said Oburak Alex, the landlord of Bur who oversees all traditional rituals and land ownership disputes in the area.The Bur community in Eastern Equatoria has frequently voiced concerns over aggressive behaviours displayed by pastoralists from Torit East. Incidents of rape, elopement, adultery and destroying crops by letting cattle graze on…

Community of Bur and herdsmen resolve to share pastures and water in dry seasons

We have agreed together to hold anyone that will cause conflict between us accountable, like thieves of goats and cattle, said Oburak Alex, the landlord of Bur who oversees all traditional rituals and land ownership disputes in the area.The Bur community in Eastern Equatoria has frequently voiced concerns over aggressive behaviours displayed by pastoralists from Torit East. Incidents of rape, elopement, adultery and destroying crops by letting cattle graze on…

Sudan Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 04 | 25 March – 12 May 2019

HIGHLIGHTS Measles and polio vaccination campaign reaches 9.1 million out of the 11 million children targeted across the country. About 2,600 people flee North Jebel Marra and take refuge in Kurmul and Thurragway villages in Central Jebel Marra. An estimated 6,000 IDPs arrive in Otash IDP camp as of 12 May 2019 from the Jebel Marra mountains. Premises of aid organizations in Buram town (South Darfur) looted. Despite a good…