Tuesday 17 February 2004
By Tom Perry
CAIRO, Feb 17 (Reuters) - U.S. pressure on Sudan to make peace with southern rebels has pushed the sides towards peace but is biased towards southern secession and is not enough to make a deal stick, a Sudanese opposition (...)
Tuesday 8 April 2014
April 7, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s opposition Popular Congress Party (PCP) has offered a rare praise for president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir against the background of his directive on Sunday to release political detainees and allow for more (...)
Monday 19 January 2015
January 18, 2015 (KAMPALA) – Internally displaced South Sudanese have expressed concerns over the government’s decision to conduct election before peace and stability has been properly restored to the country. People gather at a (...)
Wednesday 25 March 2015
March 24, 2015 (JUBA) – South Sudanese lawmakers on Tuesday passed the Constitutional Amendment Bill 2015, extending for more three years president Salva Kiir’s mandate in office. South Sudanese MPs stand during a parliamentary session (...)
Friday 3 April 2009
April 2, 2009 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan electoral board decided to delay general elections for more than seven months, decision justified by the needed preparations and some achievement of some crucial outstanding issues.
According to the (...)
Tuesday 3 February 2015
February 2, 2015 (WAU) – Western Bahr el Ghazal state’s newly appointed cabinet made for a marathon swearing in ceremony on Monday.
The line up includes 11 ministers, 10 advisors and a new commissioner for art.
The ceremony was (...)
Friday 28 November 2014
November 27, 2014 (JUBA) – The whereabouts of 3 million South Sudanese pounds (SSP) allocated to the foreign affairs committee has created sharp divisions among members of South Sudan’s parliament. South Sudanese MPs stand during a (...)
Monday 23 November 2009
November 22, 2009 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese National Elections Commission (NEC) announced a six day delay to the elections in order to allow more time for voters to register amid widespread criticism on the process.
Sudan state media (...)
Monday 23 February 2015
February 22, 2015 (JUBA) – Security agents in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal state have released a female journalist, who was arrested on Friday.
Margret Gitano, who works for Radio Tamazuj as a state correspondent for Western (...)
Tuesday 10 February 2009
By Wasil Ali
February 8, 2009 (WASHINGTON) – Sudanese national security forces expelled a Canadian-Egyptian journalist, Heba Aly, just days after she made an inquiry about domestic arms production. Heba Aly
Aly, a freelance reporter (...)
President Bashir’s elections: victory by default2015-04-16 21:24:18
By Magdi El Gizouli
Two days before the start of polling in Sudan’s ongoing elections on 13 April a quarter-page insert in the Khartoum newspaper al-Intibaha congratulated the former finance (...)
Sudanese security arrest rights defender Adil Bakheit2015-04-18 08:04:21
FRONT-LINE DEFENDRSPress StatementSudan Human rights defender Adil Bakheit arrested
Human rights defender Mr Adil Bakheit was arrested on 16 April 2015 by the National Intelligence and Security (...)
Which do you choose? Peace or War?2015-04-18 06:16:42
To the South Sudanese Diaspora Which do you choose? Peace or War? Coalition of Advocates for South Sudan, April 11, 2015
“The Voice of the South Sudanese Diaspora”
Who are/What is the South (...)