Can a peaceful political process in Sudan be revitalized through the AUHIP?
SPLM-N Releasing Prisoners of War, Creates A new Opportunity For Peace in Sudan
Sudan Democracy First Group Can a peaceful political process in Sudan be revitalized through the AUHIP? Challenges and Opportunities 17 February 2017 The African Union High Implementation Panel (AUHIP) headed by the South African President Thabu Mbeki, reinstated its efforts in dealing with Sudan’s multiple crises following a six-month gap from direct meetings. The AUHIP […]
Corruption and Nepotism of Integrated Agricultural Services Companies (IASCs) in the Gezira and Manaqil Scheme
On 5th of March 2017, the Sudan People Liberation Movement North (SPLM-N) released 125 Prisoners of War (PoW) affiliated to the Sudanese government forces and militias. This operation came to be known as the Goodwill Operation. The initiative was accomplished through an effective facilitation by the Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni. The transfer of the released […]
The Gezira and Manaqil Scheme is one of Africa’s largest public irrigated agricultural schemes operating under one management. It was founded by the colonial authorities in 1925 as a contractual joint venture between the government, the Sudan Plantation Syndicate and farmers. The scheme occupies a total land area of 2.2 million feddan (one feddan equals […]