Thursday 12 February 2009
February 11, 2009 (KHARTOUM) – An influential body of clerics in Sudan’s capital warned young Muslims to avoid celebrating the Western holiday called Valentine’s day, calling it a corrupting influence.
The Ulema Authority, an influential (...)
Monday 3 March 2008
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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)
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 (...)
Saturday 23 October 2010
By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
October 21, 2010 (BENTIU) - The civil society organizations across Unity state capital Bentiu are holding a three days conference on referendum, under the theme: “Civil society in support of democratic and (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 5 July 2007
July 4, 2007 (KHARTOUM) — Defence lawyers for 19 people on trial for the beheading of a prominent Sudanese journalist on Wednesday accused government interrogators of torturing their clients to extract confessions. Mohamed Taha Mohamed (...)
Thursday 16 October 2003
KHARTOUM, Oct 16 (AFP) — Four men will stand trial on charges of the murder in N’Djamena last month of a Sudanese businessman and member of parliament who was setting up an oil refinery in Chad, police said Thursday.
A joint (...)
Wednesday 20 August 2003
NAIROBI, Aug 20, 2003 (IRIN) — While the international community watches Sudan’s leaders edge closer to a peace deal, the average southern Sudanese woman, although desperate for peace, has more immediate concerns.
Saturday 23 October 2010
By Manyang Mayom
October 21, 2010 (RUMBEK) – A 17 year old school girl has killed herself in Wulu county of Lakes state last month after being forced to marry a man by her family, according to police and the county Commissioner. School (...)
Tuesday 25 October 2005
Oct 24, 2005 (KHARTOUM) — Sudanese authorities have forced private schools to close during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan for the first time, school staff said on Monday. A Sudanese girl listens to her teacher as she attends a (...)
Why SPLM should not be a political party?2014-10-27 08:00:25
By John Adoor Deng
October 27, 2014 - Many people who have the focus in South Sudanese politics, these days have been bombarded with many coined Acronyms around SPLM. Truthfully, it has been a (...)
Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan2014-09-23 08:30:16
National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR)
Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the streets of the South Sudan capital Jubato ‘Walk for Peace’and demand (...)