Bread Prices Soar in Sudan's Darfur
Bakery workers have blamed the crisis on the government's failure to deliver quotas of flour to bakeries. The Zakat (Muslim alms) Chamber was also said to be responsible for damage to more than 1,000 sacks of sorghum.
A selection of breads in a bakery.
Radio Dabanga, 9 August 2017
The residents of Sudan's El Gedaref are holding the Zakat [Muslim alms] Chamber responsible for damage to more than 1,000 sacks of sorghum due to rain in late July. Read more »
Radio Dabanga, 3 August 2017
Small farmers in Sudan's El Gedaref state have complained about the amendment of the funding policies by the Agricultural Bank by requiring the mortgage of real estate or… Read more »
Radio Dabanga, 28 July 2017
Farmers from El Gedaref have criticised the new price offered by the Agricultural Bank for sorghum, which amounted to SDG270 ($40) for a sack. They describe the slight increase of… Read more »
Radio Dabanga, 19 July 2017
Commodity prices in Sudan's El Gedaref have reportedly risen in an unprecedented manner after the Sudanese Pound fell sharply against the US Dollar following the decision by US… Read more »