Indigenous Colombians fear losing their hallucinogenic brews

IT IS A wet evening deep in the Amazon rainforest when members of the Koreguaje, a tribe of indigenous Colombians, line up to receive brews of ayahuasca, a hallucinogenic potion made from vines. They are handed out by taitas, or shamans, who have travelled in by boat along a river to reach the jungle. As

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Agreement between Sudan and Eritrea on borders opening

SMC- Sudan and Eritrea have agreed to open the borders between them and facilitate the normal movement of the peoples across the borders. This came during the joint talks Friday between the Chairman of the Transitional Military Council (TMC) Lieutenant-General Abdel-Fattah El-Burhan and the Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki, in the Eritrean capital Asmara during the

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Trial of toppled president set for next week

Agencies- The Attorney-General announced, Saturday, the trial of ousted President Omar al-Bashir on charges of possession of foreign currency and illicit wealth, will be held next week. He said in a press conference in the public prosecutor’s office in Khartoum that the investigation in the case had been completed, the charge had been brought and

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TMC: We did not order dispersal of the sit-in by Force

Agencies- The Transitional Military Council (TMC) has disclosed that it did not order the breaking up the sit-in by force. The TMC outlined in a circular issued, Saturday, that Some media recently reported wrong information attributed to the press conference organized by the Transitional Military Council’s political committee on Thursday that the council had ordered

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Arab League’s Secretary-General to arrive Sudan on Sunday

SMC- The Secretary-General of the League of Arab States, Ahmed Aboul Gheit will pay an official visit to Sudan on Sunday, SUNA reported. During which he will hold talks with the Head of the Sudan’s Transitional military council (TMC), Lt. Gen Abdul Fattah Al-Burhan on the current developments in the country, efforts to reach a national

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