Saturday 19 December 2009
By Justin Ambago Ramba
December 18, 2009 — Elections which are considered as a standard means of power transfer in many developed countries, remains to be treated with much reservations and scepticisms in many underdeveloped (...)
Wednesday 31 December 2008
December 30, 2008 (KHARTOUM) — The federal parliament today adjourned its current session and decided to hold an emergency session at the beginning of next February, according to an agreement between the National Congress (NCP) Party (...)
Saturday 29 November 2003
KHARTOUM, Sudan, Nov 29, 2003 (AP) — President Omar el-Bashir fired his chief adviser on the peace process, Ghazi Salah Eddin Attabani, the official Sudan News Agency reported Saturday.
No immediate reason was given for the dismissal. (...)
Saturday 25 August 2012
August 21, 2012 (JUBA) - The Governor of Upper Nile State, Simon Kun Puoc, on Tuesday accused South Sudan’s main opposition party of having an armed wing backed by neighbouring Sudan.
He accused the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (...)
Monday 12 January 2004
By CHEGE MBITIRU, The Nation
NAIROBI, Jan 12, 2004 — Every time the rebel South Sudan Peoples Liberation Army and the government in Khartoum agree on anything, euphoria edges toward a crescendo. The parties have agreed on plenty since (...)
Thursday 27 August 2009
August 26, 2009 (KHARTOUM) — The SPLM-DC led by the former foreign minister Dr. Lam Akol, said today that two leading members of the opposition Umma Party in Juba have joined their ranks.
"Mr. Taban Alfred Lemi, the chairman (of Umma (...)
Wednesday 29 August 2012
August 28, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – US Chargé d’affaires, Joseph D. Stafford, said he was misquoted by a local daily when he was asked if a regime change in Khartoum might help to normalize relations with Sudan. U.S. embassy in Khartoum, (photo (...)
Monday 1 August 2005
KHARTOUM, Sudan, Aug 1, 2005 (AP) — The Sudanese government confirmed Monday that Vice President John Garang was killed when a Ugandan presidential plane he was traveling in crashed into a southern Sudan mountain range.
"It has now (...)
Monday 26 April 2010
April 25, 2010 (IRVING, TEXAS) — A Sudanese man who made a failed attempt to become a presidential nominee in Sudan elections held this month accused the National Elections Commission (NEC) of lying and intentionally quashing his (...)
Monday 4 August 2003
HUMAN RIGHTS DEVELOPMENTS
The Sudan government and the rebel Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A) made great strides in 2002, on paper, toward respect for human rights and settlement of the nineteen-year civil war. The war, (...)
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 (...)