Africa Midday

TOP STORIES ON AFRICA MIDDAY AT THIS HOUR

** South Africa's crime crisis likened to a low-intensity civil war....

** ...the government in Sudan and two rebel movements sign a peace declaration ahead of planned peace talks...

****And Tunisia gears up for its highly anticipated presidential election on Sunday ...

*****In business news.......The World Bank approves a 450-million-US-dollar loan to Tanzania....

** And in sports news...............Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen to receive gold and silver medals eight years later.......