Tuesday 29 September 2009
By Manyang Mayom
September 26, 2009 (JUBA) – The retired Archbishop of the Episcopal Church of the Sudan (ECS), the Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Marona Biringi, died in Khartoum on Friday, September 18 and was laid to rest on the following (...)
Saturday 17 June 2006
June 16, 2006 (ADDIS ABABA) — The Africa Union on Friday urged its member states to put an end to the practice of female genital mutilation (FGM), saying the ritual traumatised millions of girls and women on the continent.
"We should (...)
Wednesday 2 January 2008
January 1, 2008 (KHARTOUM) — Two Sudanese men sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a four-year-old girl have been executed in a prison in Khartoum, the local press reported on Tuesday.
Motassem Abdallah Khairallah, 21, and (...)
Monday 22 August 2005
Aug 22, 2005 (Khartoum) — The great challenge facing the country in this phase is the implementation of the contents of Naivasha and the comprehensive peace agreements, specially in regard to the rehabilitation of southern Sudan and (...)
Thursday 4 August 2005
Catholic Archbishop of Khartoum, Sudan
August 2, 2005 Appeal for Calm, and an End to Violence in the Sudan Message from Gabriel Cardinal Zubeir Wako
Brothers and Sisters,
The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away, blessed be the (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 13 August 2005
KHARTOUM, Aug 12, 2005 (Sudan Tribune) — Shaikh Abdeljalil al-Nazir al-Karuri, the Imam of the Al-Shahid (The Martyr) Mosque in Khartoum, dedicated his second sermon of the Friday prayer to the theme of unity.
In his serment (...)
Sunday 18 January 2004
Ian Mather Diplomatic Correspondent, Scotland On Sunday
Jan 18, 2004 — She is a shy and naïve 16-year-old who, like many girls, was duped into a relationship with a married man by his promises of a brighter future.
But unlike her (...)
Sunday 11 March 2007
March 10, 2007 (UNITED NATIONS) — A U.N. women’s forum urged the world on Friday to ban female genital mutilation and forced marriages.
The Commission on the Status of Women passed by consensus two resolutions on the issues following (...)
Monday 17 November 2003
By MOHAMMED OSMAN Associated Press Writer
KHARTOUM, Sudan, Nov 17, 2003 (AP) — A cargo plane exploded in the air and crashed near the city of Wau in southern Sudan on Monday, killing all 13 people on board, an airline official said. (...)
A critique of the IGAD protocol for peace in S Sudan2014-08-30 05:53:03
“A critique of the IGAD protocol on agreed principles on transitional arrangements towards resolution of the crisis in South Sudan”
By David de Chand
August 29, 2014 - First and foremost of all, (...)
IGAD failure to delivering peace for South Sudan!2014-08-30 05:43:48
By Jacob Odong
August 29, 2014- The East African Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) is concluding a plan to allow for what they are calling a unity government for South Sudan. If (...)