Business Daily – Regional leaders urge Sudan to implement deal

Africa leaders in a past summit: They are from right: President Kibaki (Kenya), Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, Ugandan leader Yoweri Museveni and the African Union Commission Chairman Dr Jean Ping. Photo/PPSKenya and other regional countries want a quick implementation of all protocols outlined in the comprehensive peace agreement (CPA) in Sudan.Leaders from Inter Governmental Authority on Development (Igad) member states said in a joint statement that uncertainty in the oil rich nation posed a threat to their own economies and peace.They were speaking on Tuesday during an extra ordinary Heads of State summit on the Sudan peace process in Nairobi.They also want the long-running boundary dispute in the oil-producing Abyei region resolved fast owing to the building tension ahead of the country’s elections next month and an upcoming referendum in 2011 to decide whether South Sudan would formally break away from the North.

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