Thursday 27 April 2006
Sudan Organisation Against Torture
Human Rights Alert: 27 April 2006
On 22 April 2006, security forces in Marawi armed with machine guns and heavy artillery fired live ammunition into a crowd of villagers whilst they were (...)
Sunday 1 May 2011
By Toby Collins
April 25, 2011 (LONDON) – The details of the detention of Sami Al-Haj, a Sudanese journalist who was incarcerated in Guantanamo Bay for seven years on the suspicion that he was involved in terrorist activities, were (...)
Thursday 26 April 2007
25 April, 2007 (KHARTOUM) — An organization of Merowi dam affected people has sued Sudanese security service in the constitutional court for arresting incommunicado without charge six of its members.
The Manasir Association Executive (...)
Sunday 21 May 2006
May 21, 2006 (KHARTOUM) — Former southern rebels assaulted a Sudanese state governor in the most violent row so far over implementing a 2005 peace deal that ended two decades of civil war in the south, reports said Sunday.
Sunday 10 October 2010
October 9, 2010 (JUBA) – The Vice President of the semi-autonomous region of Southern Sudan, Riek Machar, has stressed the importance of establishing the future of the church in northern Sudan in the event of the south voting for (...)
Thursday 30 June 2011
by Toby Collins
June 29, 2011 (LONDON) – The deputy editor of Rai Al-Shaab newspaper, closely aligned with the opposition Popular Congress Party (PCP) could face the death penalty or life imprisonment, reported Reporters Without (...)
Tuesday 23 December 2003
KHARTOUM, Sudan, Dec 23, 2003 (AP) — Sudan and China on Tuesday signed a US$400 million contract for an electricity generating plant at the Merowe Dam, now under construction some 350 kilometers (220 miles) north of Khartoum.
Qu Zhe, (...)
Wednesday 26 January 2005
SOATSudan Organisation Against TortureHuman Rights Alert: 26 January 2005
On 7 January 2005, security personnel from Marawi city, Northern Province of Sudan arrested and detained six men from the Zaghawa tribe. The men are employees (...)
Monday 28 July 2014
July 27, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s River Nile and Sennar states have asked the federal government for assistance to overcome the serious damage caused by heavy rains. Family members rest in the remains of their house destroyed by floods (...)
Monday 22 December 2003
KHARTOUM, Dec 22, 2003 (SUNA) — A contract for implementation of transport lines of Merowe Dam electricity generation station is to be signed here Tuesday with Chinese Harbin Company at the cost of 400m dollars.
An official source at (...)
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 (...)