Friday 29 June 2012
June 28, 2012 (KHARTOUM) - The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on Thursday urged Sudanese authorities to ensure that Friday’s planned demonstration proceeds peacefully, without mass arrests and violent measures (...)
Sunday 14 April 2013
April 13, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The African Development Bank (ADB) has pledged to keep up its support to Khartoum government until Sudan’s foreign debt problem is resolved.
In a joint meeting between Sudan’s under-secretary of finance, (...)
Monday 19 December 2011
December 18, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese national assembly approved the 2012 budget plan in its third reading amid stiff opposition by some lawmakers who insisted on incorporating additional amendments.
Sudan has lost 75% of its (...)
Saturday 18 January 2014
January 17, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The governor of the Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS), Mohamed Ali Al-Sheikh, has acknowledged lack of transparency in reporting money laundering cases in the country.
Al-Sheikh, who addressed a workshop on (...)
Wednesday 19 January 2011
January 18, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir met on Tuesday with the Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah in the Red Sea resort of Sharm Al Sheikh on the sidelines of the Arab Economic (...)
Thursday 31 March 2011
March 30, 2011 (KAMPALA) – The government of Uganda has announced it is taking control of Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL), a mobile telephone company, where Libya holds 69%, information minister announces on Tuesday.
Uganda move is in (...)
Wednesday 27 July 2011
July 26, 2011 (JUBA) – The Central Bank of South Sudan (CBSS) on Tuesday announced a new policy limiting conversion from Sudanese Pounds to new South Sudan Pounds after independence to one and a half months. New South Sudan pound (...)
Friday 3 October 2014
October 2, 14 (BOR) –There are claims Jonglei state’s crisis management committee has misused 3 million South Sudanese pounds (SSP) in grant funding it received from the central government in April and May. Jonglei state’s minister of (...)
Tuesday 17 December 2013
December 16, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese cabinet has approved the 2014 budget presented by the newly appointed minister of finance Badr Al-Deen Mahmoud in a session chaired by president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir on Monday. Sudan’s (...)
Friday 14 November 2014
November 12, 2014 (JUBA) – Traders in Jonglei state capital Bor have demanded caretaker governor John Kong Nyuon “resolve grievances” over disparities in relation to a $10 million letter of transfer awarded to reportedly dubious importing (...)
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 (...)