Gms: Khartoum, Nov. 7 (SUNA)
Assistant of the President, Musa Mohammed Ahmed, who is currently on a
visit to United Kingdom, has gotten acquainted with the British Sports
Establishments as well as the British experience in terms of
organization of O Sudan Olympic games, recently hosted in London, in
order to be utilized in the construction of Sport City.
Meanwhile, the Assistant of the Republic met in London with the
community of Eastern Sudan and Beja Tribe in order to know their visions
and points of view in regard to supporting the implementation of the
East Sudan Peace Agreement as well as its political, economic and social
programmes in order to push forward the cycle of development in East
The meeting agreed to organize an exceptional Conference for the
communities of East Sudan in all the European countries in order to
mobilize their contributions in the development and rehabilitation of
El-Geneina — During a meeting in El-Geneina, West Darfur on Thursday November 8, the High Committee for Protecting the Agricultural Season, headed by Abdullah Hamdan, adopted several decisions to solve the longstanding issues between farmers and herders, Radio Dabanga has learned.
The committee includes the national administration of farmers and
herders, head Commissioner and Sultan of Dar-Massaliet, Saad Bahr
al-Deen, as well as civil society representatives and government
The decisions include prohibiting of early grazing, which will be
implemented from 28 February 2013.
Furthermore, fines of 200 pounds will
be imposed in case of deliberate trespassing and damaging of farms, the
committee's chairman stated.
Additionally, a decision on a military or police intervention was
adopted. The intervention will be requested in case of a dispute between
herders and farmers that local commissions cannot resolve on their own,
During the meeting, the farmers expressed their deep concern about
the repeated attacks on their farms by herders and the trespassing onto