Sunday 6 May 2007
By Ali Askouri *
May 5, 2007 — While the world attention has been on Darfur for the last four years – though with little actions – the government of Sudan has been creating another Darfur. This time in the north, the part of the country (...)
Saturday 23 May 2009
May 22, 2009 (LONDON) – Sudanese police clashed today with farmers at the New Hamadab Resettlement projects after the settlers blocked the Khartoum - Dongla highway to protest against a water shortage.
Sudanese authorities had (...)
Tuesday 27 February 2007
Feb 26, 2007 (LONDON) — Representatives of the communities that will be flooded by Sudan’s Merowe Dam have requested that archaeologists excavating the reservoir area should leave immediately.
The request follows the failure of the (...)
Tuesday 5 July 2016
July 4, 2016 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese government militia; Rapid Support Force (RSF); on Monday said that they arrested over 300 illegal immigrants heading to Libya across the remote desert of Northern State. SRF field commander (...)
Monday 19 March 2007
March 18, 2007 (MEROWE, Sudan) — Sudan’s archaeology is finally stepping out of Egypt’s shadow as teams work against the clock to rescue an entire swathe of Nile Valley heritage from the rising waters of a Chinese-built dam.
"The paradox (...)
Wednesday 13 July 2011
By Toby Collins
July 12, 2011 (LONDON) – Both North and South Sudan have announced they will be introducing new currencies, now that they are separate states. South Sudan Pound (ST)
The president of South Sudan’s central bank, (...)
Monday 3 May 2004
KHARTOUM, Sudan, May 2, 2004 (PANA) — Historians may have to revise their previous beliefs about the history of the Nile River valley and human history following the recent discovery of seven statues in Karma, northern Sudan, south of (...)
Thursday 10 August 2006
Leadership Office of Hamadab Affected People (LOHAP)
Merowe Dam, Sudan
Hundreds forced to flee homes as reservoir waters rise
No warnings given, Six more villages threatened
August 9, 2006 — Over 100 families were suddenly forced (...)
Thursday 31 July 2008
July 30, 2008 (KHARTOUM) — Villagers complained Tuesday that a massive Chinese-engineered hydropower dam under construction in Sudan had deliberately flooded seven small villages and left 200 families homeless.
Mohamed Said Ahmed, from (...)
Friday 28 March 2014
March 27, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudan National Authority for Antiquities and Museums (SNAAM) dismissed reports about the sale of archaeological sites and pieces to Qatar calling it “untrue”. The pyramids of Meroë, 200 km north-east of (...)