Mbeki Named 'African of the Year'
allAfrica, 8 November 2012
Former South African president Thabo Mbeki has been named "African of the Year" for his "persistent and consistent" efforts to avert war between Sudan and South Sudan. Read more »
Former South African president, Thabo Mbeki, chair of the African Union High Level Implementation Panel on Sudan (AUHIP).
2012 - Daily Trust Names Thabo Mbeki As African of the Year
Daily Trust, 9 November 2012
Former South African President Thabo Mbeki has been named as winner of the Daily Trust African of the Year 2012 award. Read more »
The Sudanese Agreements - a Win-Win Settlement
EPA, 24 October 2012
It is to be recalled that Sudan and South Sudan signed a long-awaited cooperation agreement in September in Addis Ababa which comprises six agreements-social and political issues,… Read more »
Sudan-South Sudan Forum Praises Presidents Omer Al-Bashir, Salva Kiir, for Breakthrough Achived During Negotiations
SNA, 29 September 2012
The Participants in the 5th Sudan-South Sudan Constructive Forum (SSSCF) commended Presidents of Sudan and South Sudan, Omer Al-Bashir and Salva Kiir Myardit, for the breakthrough… Read more »
Peace Deal in the Sudans - Progress, for What It's Worth
Daily Maverick, 28 September 2012
So they haven't sorted out all their issues. They haven't even sorted out all the big issues. But, according to a new peace deal brokered by everyone's favourite African mediator,… Read more »
Ban Ki-Moon Hails Agreements Between Sudan and South Sudan On Post-Secession Issues
SNA, 27 September 2012
The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Thursday congratulated the Governments of Sudan and South Sudan for signing agreements on security, the common border and economic… Read more »
Sudans Deal Lauded Despite Abyei Deadlock
Sudan Tribune, 27 September 2012
The signing on Thursday of nine agreements between Sudan and South Sudan over a host of post-secession issues, including border security and oil, has generated positive reactions… Read more »
Bashir and Kiir Fail to Reach Comprehensive Deal
Sudan President Omer Al-Bashir and his South Sudanese counterpart Salva Kiir Mayardit managed, after another round of marathon talks on Wednesday, to strike a deal on border… Read more »
AU Mediator Urges Direct Negotiations Between Govt and SPLM-N Rebels
Sudan Tribune, 21 September 2012
African Union's (AU) chief mediator for Sudan, Thabo Mbeki, has called on the country's government and the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement North (SPLM-N) to negotiate… Read more »
Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki is a former president of South Africa.
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2011 - Jurist Who Backed Democracy in Niger Named 'African of the Year'
allAfrica, 4 December 2011
Salifou Fatimata Bazeye, a 60-year-old distinguished jurist from Niger, has been chosen as "African of the Year" by Media Trust Limited, publisher of the Daily Trust, Weekly Trust,… Read more »
Top NIger Judge to Receive African of Year Award
Daily Trust, 25 January 2012
The Daily Trust African of the Year Award dinner is scheduled to hold tonight in Abuja, where this year's winner Mrs. Salifou Fatimata Bazeye will officially receive the award Read more »
Bazeye Is Daily Trust African of the Year
Daily Trust, 5 December 2011
A distinguished jurist from Niger Republic, Mrs. Salifou Fatimata Bazeye, has been chosen as the Daily Trust African of the Year 2011 Read more »
2008 - DR Congo Doctor Mukwege is African of the Year
Daily Trust, 14 January 2009
Fifty-three year old Congolese gynaecologist Dr. Denis Mukwege Mukengere was named last night as the Daily Trust African of the Year 2008 for his devoted work in treating rape… Read more »
Daily Trust Award Winner Survives Assassination Bid
Daily Trust, 1 November 2012
Daily Trust African of the Year in 2008, Congolese doctor and activist, Dr. Denis Mukwege, survived an assassination attack Thursday evening last evening when four armed men… Read more »
Choosing 'African of the Year 2008' Was a Tough Task - Salim
Daily Trust, 15 January 2009
The process which led to the selection of the Congolese gynaecologist Dr Denis Mukwege as the Daily Trust African of the Year as well as the selection of the two runners-up was a… Read more »
Celebrating a Pan-African Activist
Fahamu, 26 July 2012
Pan-Africanism is at the heart of the continent's total liberation. Tajudeen, and all other Pan-Africanists, understood that without this, the restoration of the freedom, values… Read more »
Media Trust African of The Year Nominee to Be Named January
Daily Trust, 22 November 2009
The Advisory Board of the Daily Trust African of the Year award has concluded the screening of candidates, who were shortlisted from a pool of nominees, for the 2009 edition of the… Read more »
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