Wednesday 20 January 2010
January 19, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government is working on mobilizing efforts locally in order to send aid to Haiti and one official here called it an “obligation” to extend help. A member of an Israeli rescue team and a dog (...)
Friday 25 February 2005
KHARTOUM, Feb 25 (Reuters) - A strong smell of decay has made Sudanese authorities reconsider their conclusion that everyone survived when a four-storey hospital annex collapsed in the capital Khartoum, an official said on Friday. The (...)
Thursday 11 December 2008
By Manyang Mayom
December 10, 2008 (RUMBEK) – Thousands of Muslims gathered Monday at Rumbek Freedom Square to celebrate Eid Al-Adha. It is the third celebration of Eid Al-Adha in Rumbek during the period since the signing of the (...)
Wednesday 14 January 2004
KHARTOUM, Jan 14, 2004 (dpa) — A traffic policeman in Sudan has died after being hit by a presidential vehicle, the state-run Sudan News Agency (SUNA) reported Wednesday.
The report said that Habiballa Ahmed, a sergeant major in the (...)
Wednesday 17 November 2004
NEW YORK, Nov 16, 2004 (PANA) — Sudan and DR Congo have been listed among 17 countries worldwide to benefit from $1 million in grants announced Tuesday by the UN Trust Fund to Eliminate Violence Against Women.
Noeleen Heyzer, (...)
Sunday 21 August 2005
In patriarchal Sudan, where only men can file for divorce, more women are accepting prison time in exchange for a chance at a fresh start.
Aug 21, 2005 (Rumbek) — Crouched in a dank prison ward, Ding Maker admits she broke the law by (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 2 June 2005
By Mohamed Noureldin
KHARTOUM, June 2 (Reuters) - An Antonov passenger plane crashed on Thursday when it aborted take-off in the Sudanese capital, killing at least five people and injuring two others, Sudanese aviation officials said. (...)
Tuesday 11 August 2009
August 10, 2009 (WASHINGTON) — A Sudanese female journalist who has recently stirred a row following charges of “indecent” clothing, has been placed on a travel ban list by authorities. Lubna Hussein, a former journalist and U.N. press (...)
Tuesday 5 April 2005
CAIRO, April 5 (AFP) — Hundreds of Sudanese Roman Catholics have gathered in Cairo to mourn John Paul II, the first pope to visit their country and to put it on the ecclesiastical map. A Catholic nun prays in front of a picture 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 (...)