Monday 1 August 2011
by Toby Collins
July 31, 2011 (LONDON) - The Secretary of Sudanese-Chadian Twinning Secretariat travelled to China on Saturday to sign a contract with a bank to borrow the funds to build a railway between Sudan and land-locked Chad. (...)
Wednesday 19 September 2012
September 18, 2012 (WAU) – Commercial flights between Khartoum and Juba resumed on Tuesday, after they were stopped in January a peak in tension between Sudan and South Sudan.
Sudan’s aviation authority suspended the daily direct (...)
Friday 11 May 2012
May 10, 2012 (JUBA) - Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday officially commissioned the long-awaited construction of the Gulu-Nimule highway, which will directly link Uganda to the Republic of South Sudan with a paved road (...)
Saturday 9 March 2013
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 8, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – Landlocked Ethiopia has signed agreements with Chinese and Indian companies to construct highways that will connect the Horn of Africa nation with neighbouring Sudan, South Sudan and (...)
Wednesday 18 September 2013
By Makol Bona Malwal
September 17, 2013 - To say that the new state of South Sudan, a country with over 80 percent of the population illiterate and more than 50 percent living below the poverty-line, is facing huge challenges in (...)
Wednesday 16 January 2013
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
January 15, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - The Ethiopian Road and Transport Authority on Tuesday revealed that the construction of a highway linking Ethiopia with neighbouring Sudan has been completed and opened for (...)
Tuesday 10 April 2012
April 9, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese authorities at Khartoum airport on Monday prevented around 200 southern Sudanese from boarding their planes saying they can only do so now using travel documents issued by Juba. A South Sudanese (...)
Wednesday 3 November 2010
November 3, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – Protesters managed to close a bridge between Khartoum and Omdurman on Monday to complain at the price and frequency of transport in the Sudanese capital.
Newspapers in Khartoum reported on Tuesday that (...)
Wednesday 11 April 2012
April 10, 2012 (JUBA) - Sudan has extended for one month the period that flights can travel between the two countries, saying that a formal aviation agreement along international norms is needed in order for flights to continue.
Monday 27 August 2012
August 26, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – An African Union group of experts on boundary demarcation is in Khartoum for talks on border demarcation and disputed areas with South Sudan days before the resumption of talks in Addis Ababa.
EU sidesteps human rights standards2016-07-26 20:37:31
By Ahmed H. Adam and Ashley D. Robinson
In the European Union’s struggle to manage its refugee crisis, is it sidestepping human rights standards by funneling funding to war criminals through the (...)