Saturday 31 December 2011 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
December 30, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) – Sudan has delivered a range of machinery to Ethiopia that it had pledged to contribute in support of ongoing development activities.
Last October Sudanese president Omar Al Bashir (...)
Saturday 26 October 2013 October 25, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – As part of Ethiopia’s plans to become a major power exporter in East Africa, the state utility company said on Friday that it is building Africa’s largest Geothermal Power Plant.
Ethiopian Electric and (...)
Sunday 31 March 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 30, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - The Ethiopian Petroleum Supplier Enterprise (EPSE) said on Saturday that the nation has imported over 1 million metric tonnes of petroleum from neighbouring Sudan via the port of (...)
Monday 31 December 2012 December 31, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia and Sudan are in negotiations to balance the revenues earned from Ethiopia’s sale of electric power to Sudan with the equivalent expenditure of oil imported from Sudan to Ethiopia, according to (...)
Sunday 20 February 2011 February 18, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) - International conservation groups, members of civil society and other concerned individuals will on Sunday, 20 February 2011 stage a peaceful protest march to petition the Chinese government against (...)
Monday 16 January 2012 January 15, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan has opened six oil exploration blocks for bidding, attracting more than 150 foreign and local hopefuls. Workers for the China Petroleum Engineering & Construction Corp. construct new oil (...)
Saturday 5 February 2011 By Richard Ruati
February 4, 2011 (KAPOETA) - The U.S. Consul General in Juba, Ambassador R. Barrie Walkley, and the governor of Eastern Equatoria state, Louis Lobong Lajore, inaugurated a 894-kilowatts power plant built as (...)
Monday 29 November 2010 November 28, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – North and South Sudan have struck a preliminary agreement to share Nile waters if the latter becomes fully independent as expected in a referendum vote set to take place in January 2011. Nile river - (...)
Saturday 25 February 2012 February 24, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) signed yesterday a loan agreement with Sudan in the amount of $30 million that will be used to build a dam on Atabarah river.
OFID Director-General (...)
Monday 30 July 2012 July 29, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government has decided to suspend increases in the price of electricity “pending further consultations,” state media reported on Sunday, one week after their introduction stoked public discontent. (...)
Women play a central role in peace 2014-03-10 07:18:26 By John Kerry
March 8, 2014 - International Women's Day is more than a moment marked on a calendar. It is a day not just to renew our determination to make the world a more peaceful and (...)
UNMISS head of mission must heed calls to step down2014-03-08 11:44:51 By Rose Sakala
March 7, 2014 - The calls by the South Sudanese for the Head of the UN Mission ( UNMISS) to step down ought to be taken seriously for it is their prerogative to determine who is (...)
Khartoum: really out of the terrorism business?2014-03-08 11:33:53 By Eric Reeves
March 7, 2014 - Given the U.S. intelligence community's eager relationship with Khartoum, it would be convenient if the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party regime were (...)