Western and Arab countries pledged a total of $1.8 billion in aid to Sudan on Thursday to help the struggling northeast African country to kick-start an economic revival.
The pledges from 40 countries, including an additional $400 million in grants … Read more
South Sudan has paid over $9 million it owes the African Union (AU) in annual membership fee arrears and contributions for regular budget and peace fund.
Last week, the African Union sanctioned South Sudan after the national government in Juba … Read more
The African Development Bank (AfDB), Ministry of Health, Ministry of Finance and Planning and the World Health Organization (WHO) have signed a $4.1 million grant-based partnership agreement for an AfDB-financed project to support the emergency response for COVID-19 and strengthen … Read more
Western and Arab countries promised to contribute $1.5 billion to ease Sudan’s financial crisis at an online conference hosted by Germany.
Thursday’s event aimed to help Sudan’s transitional government move toward democracy following last year’s ouster of longtime leader Omar … Read more
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on Wednesday approved a UA 3 million ($4.16 million) grant to South Sudan to support the emergency response to COVID-19 and strengthen the country’s fragile health system.
The grant, from the … Read more