Wednesday 22 April 2015
April 21, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – The government of Sweden has contributed $6.4 million to the Sudan Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF) to help address growing humanitarian needs in Sudan.
The office of the United Nations resident and (...)
Friday 26 September 2014
September 25, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s government on Thursday pledged its commitment to build and strengthen the capacity of its workforce, stressing it would do all that was required to stimulate effective production.
Hellen Achiro, (...)
Wednesday 28 December 2011
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
December 27, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Ethiopia court sentenced two Swedish journalists to 11 years of imprisonment on Tuesday for allegedly backing a banned rebel group and illegally entering the country. Swedish (...)
Friday 23 November 2012
November 22, 2012 (KHARTOUM) - The fourth European Film Festival in Sudan was launched in Khartoum on Tuesday by Sudan’s Minister of Culture and Information, Ahmed Bilal Osman at the offices of the European Union Delegation.
Monday 22 October 2012
European Union Ambassadors conclude a visit to North Darfur
22 October 2012 European Union Ambassadors (L) to (R): French, Spanish, Dutch, European Union, British, Italian and Swedish Ambassadors to Sudan (EC)
Ambassadors of the (...)
Wednesday 13 February 2013
February 12, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Swedish government believes that ending the conflicts in Sudan’s border states of Blue Nile and South Kordofan are key to improving the relationship between Khartoum and Juba, its envoy in Khartoum (...)
Saturday 26 February 2011
February 25, 2011 (JUBA) – South Sudan political parties are happy with the recent inclusive approach that saw their representatives participating in various decision making processes which the emerging independent state has been (...)
Monday 14 January 2013
January 13, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – Eritrean Afar nationals have held their first Diaspora Conference in Sweden calling on the international community to intervene to end worsening atrocities committed by the regime in Asmara.
Sunday 3 February 2013
February 2, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese Presidential assistant Nafie Ali Nafie returned from visiting Norway and Sweden, declaring the trip successful and that he hoped that it would open a new page in the relations between Khartoum and (...)
Friday 4 November 2011
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
November 3, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Ethiopian court on Thursday dropped charges against two Swedish journalists accused of conspiring to carry out terrorist attacks.
However, the accused, Johan Persson and Martin (...)
Blue Nile State: Under Fire2015-05-28 15:15:54
By Sudan Democracy First Group
Before Al Gareeda newspaper was indefinitely suspended by the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS), as part of a mass censorship of Khartoum (...)
Somaliland’s return to authoritarianism 2015-05-28 06:33:47
By Abdirahman Mohamed Dirye
Multiparty politics were introduced in Somaliland a decade and half ago following collective effort to ease power conflict and enhance accountability. Somaliland (...)
European Union helps treat malnutrition in Sudan2015-05-25 06:49:48
WFP Press Release European Union helps treat malnutrition among Sudan’s most vulnerable
24 May 2015
KHARTOUM - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of €9 (...)
HRW calls to stop arbitrary detention in Sudan2015-04-30 21:53:00
Sudan: Surge in Detention, Beatings, Around Elections Free Those Held Arbitrarily; Investigate Abuses
(Nairobi, April 29, 2015) – Security forces in Sudan<https://www.hrw.org/africa/sudan> (...)