Monday 3 March 2008 **WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT READER DISCRETION ADVISED**
March 02, 2008 (KHARTOUM) — A 20 years old Sudanese girl fell victim to a long standing, yet fading tradition of forced marriage. Sana’a Al-Amin before and after (Al-Rayaam)
Saturday 26 June 2010 June 25, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – More 25 people were shortly arrested by the Sudanese authorities in the capital Khartoum after performing the first mixed-gender fashion show on Thursday.
The arrest took place the organization of the show (...)
Monday 9 April 2007 Opheera McDoom is the Reuters correspondent in Sudan where she was one of few resident foreigners when she began her assignment three years ago. In the following story, she describes the elaborate rituals that marked her wedding in (...)
Monday 13 July 2009 July 12, 2009 (WASHINGTON) — A number of Sudanese girls including Southerners were arrested by police last week on charges that they violated the public dress code, one of them told Sudan Tribune today. Photo showing Lubna Hussein’s (...)
Sunday 10 May 2009 By James Gatdet Dak
May 8, 2009 (JUBA) – The Government of Southern Sudan (GoSS) has confirmed that a historical cultural artifact taken from South Sudan to England in 1920s is expected to be brought back to Juba by mid-May. This staff (...)
Friday 28 July 2006 "Because I relate therefore I am"
By Mading de Ngor*
July 27, 2006 — I trace my ancestry to the 18th ancestor. This is how it is in much of Africa. When a child is born, he must learn to count to the last (...)
Thursday 31 July 2003 KHARTOUM, July 31 (AFP) — Five people were killed and more than 680 houses destroyed in almost unprecedented flooding and heavy rains that hit the eastern Sudanese city of Kassala, media reports said Thursday.
The Qash river that flows (...)
Wednesday 7 March 2012 March 6, 2012 (JUBA) – More than five people have been killed and more wounded over a land dispute in Juba. The incident pushed President Salva Kiir to deploy security forces to stop the violence and maintain security and calm in the (...)
Monday 1 June 2009 May 321, 2009 (KHARTOUM) — Sudanese government official and ordinary people buried former president Ga’afar Mohamed Nimeiry, who died yesterday at the age of 79 after a long illness. Sudanese military officers carry the body of former (...)
Saturday 3 January 2009 By James Gatdet Dak
January 2, 2009 (JUBA) – The semi-autonomous Government of Southern Sudan (GoSS) resolved to workout a policy that would legalize child adoption by non-biological parent(s) in the region.
The policy will make it (...)
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 (...)