Friday 15 February 2008
With great sadness I wish to announce to the South Sudanese people that our elder and uncle Governor Samuel Abujohn has died. He died this evening at 7:45 pm local time at his home in Yambio surrounded by his family, WEs (...)
Sunday 24 December 2006
Dec 23, 2006 (KHARTOUM) — Sunni Islamists in Sudan have accused Iran of trying to spread its brand of Shiite Islam in the East African country through a propaganda campaign the Italian news service AKI reported.
The Sudanese chapter of (...)
Sunday 2 August 2009
End repressive laws targeting women in Sudan;
Statement by Sudanese women activists:
Khartoum July 28th, 2009
On 10 July 2009, thirteen women were arrested by police in a restaurant in Khartoum, Sudan, and charged with violating the (...)
Monday 14 April 2008
By Isaac Vuni
April 13, 2008 (JUBA) — The Apostolic Nuncio to Sudan, His Grace Leo Boccardi has, today in Juba, at St Theresan’s cathedral Kator ordained three Seminarians to the order of Deacons in the Archdiocese of Juba.
Saturday 24 December 2005
By Emily Wax
Dec 23, 2005 (KHARTOUM) — The morning call to prayer echoed through the city as Ahmed Abdulraham, 14, a small boy with cloudy, yellowing eyes, rose from his version of a mattress: a pile of trash spread across a gutter. (...)
Friday 8 February 2013
February 7, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The secretary general of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement North (SPLM-N), Yasir Arman, has cautioned against Islamist movements saying they represent a threat to African diversity and called for the (...)
Wednesday 29 July 2009
July 29, 2009 (KHARTOUM) — A Sudanese court adjourned the trial of a female journalist facing 40 lashes for wearing "indecent" trouser in public after the UN Mission in Sudan said she works with the UNMIS and has immunity.
The judge (...)
Saturday 17 January 2004
KHARTOUM, Jan 17 (AFP) — The family of a Sudanese man charged with carrying live ammunition on a flight from Washington to London’s Heathrow airport accused British intelligence of planting the bullets on him.
Al-Waseilah al-Hibir (...)
Monday 10 August 2009
By Roba Gibia
August 9, 2009 – The current unfolding events of flogging women in Khartoum reminds me when I was in primary four, we were taught Arab history prior to the coming of Islam, and it was one of the outrageous histories with (...)
Sunday 24 August 2008
August 23, 2008 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government today seized three tonnes of a drug shipment in Khartoum and accused Darfur rebels of using narcotics to finance military activities. Afghan policemen keep watch behind a pile of (...)
South Sudan and the nation building!2016-02-06 11:47:08
" Disagreement does't mean disapproval." Oprah Winfrey.
By Dhano Obongo
I have been delving in a debate within myself as to what could possibly be the proper way to expound a presentation to (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)