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Sudan: 870 Cases Referred to Sudan’s New Emergency Courts – Lawyers

Khartoum / Omdurman — The Democratic Lawyers Alliance reported on Friday that the Sudanese authorities have transferred 870...

Sudan Uprising – Protests in Khartoum, El Gezira, Northern State Met With Tear Gas, Arrests

Khartoum / El Gezira / Northern State — The ongoing popular uprising in Sudan continued over the weekend,...

Sudan: Expats Call On EU to Review Cooperation With Khartoum Regime

Brussels — On Saturday, Sudanese expats from western European countries protested outside the headquarters of the European Union...

Sudan: South Kordofan Detainees Still Imprisoned Despite Al Bashir’s Pledge – Hudo

Kadugli — Dozens of people remain in incommunicado detention in South Kordofan despite President Al Bashir's announcement at...

Africa: Hilal Sink Zesco, Go Top of Group C

Sudanese side El Hilal beat Zesco United of Zambia 3-1 in Omdurman on Sunday to go top of...

East Africa: African Civil Society Groups Call for IGAD Response to Sudan Uprising

Dabanga — Thirteen civil society organisations have called for a strong response from the Intergovernmental Authority on Development...

Sudan: Ahmed Haroun Named As Acting Chairman of National Congress

Khartoum — President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has delegated his powers and jurisdiction, as the...

Sudan: First Emergency Court Trials Against Protesters in Khartoum

Khartoum — Thursday witnessed various protest marches in which thousands of Sudanese people participated against the regime of...

Sudan: Detained Editor-in-Chief’s Whereabouts Unknown, Concerns Grow

Khartoum — The Sudanese security service has refused to inform the family of El Tayyar editor-in-chief Osman Mirghani...

Sudan: U.S. Corporate Investment Should Not Be Promoted in Sudan While the Country Is in Turmoil

press release Washington, D.C. — In response to widespread peaceful protests across the country, on Friday, February 21,...

Sudan: Opposition Lambasts State of Emergency, Bashir Decrees Emergency Orders

The opposition grouping, the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC), has rejected the state of emergency recently declared...

Sudan: No Easy End to Stand-Off Between Al-Bashir and Sudan’s Protesters

analysis By Andrew Edward Tchie, University of EssexSudan's President Omar al-Bashir continues to hold the country hostage. While...

Sudan: Govt Tightens Emergency Rule as Protests Grow

By Naba MohiedeenThe government of Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir this week issued four new emergency laws forbidding demonstrations...

Sudanese Journalists Face Trial for Covering Protests

Khartoum — Two journalists are expected to appear in court today for news coverage of the protest actions...

Sudan Uprising in Cities and Universities

Sennar / Manasir / Khartoum / Omdurman — People demonstrated in Khartoum, River Nile, Sennar, and Sudanese universities...

Sudan: Robbers Kill Donkey Owner in North Darfur

Tawila — A man was murdered in Tawila in North Darfur on Sunday. This is the sixth violent...

Sudan: Assistant UN Secretary-General – ‘Darfur Peace Process At Standstill With Ongoing Protests’

New York — The Darfur peace process has "once again" come to a standstill in the context of...

Sudan: Kordofan Crop Traders Boycott Market, Fuel and Drug Prices Continue Rise

En Nahud / El Managil / El Obeid — Market traders in West Kordofan's En Nahud are on...

Sudan: Young Suspects Arrested for Central Darfur Lynching

Mukjar — The Sudanese security service arrested a number of youths in one of the camps for displaced...

Sudan: Aila Gives Directive for Tightening Coordination Between Ministries of Economic Sector

Khartoum — The National Prime Minister, Dr Mohamed Tahir Aila has given directive for tightening coordination between ministries...

Sudan: Foreign Minister – the President’s Initiative Opens Door for Dialogue

Foreign Minister, Al-dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed has said, during his speech Monday before the Arab- European Summit in Sharm...

Sudan: Experts… Appreciate Sudan’s Efforts to Achieve Peace

Khartoum,26,2,2018-(SUNA)- A press forum on Sudan role in issues of stability and security in the region with concentrating...

Sudan: Al Bashir’s Emergency Orders Restrict Freedoms and Trade

Khartoum — Yesterday, the Sudanese government led by President Omar Al Bashir issued four emergency decrees under the...

Sudan: Badea – Two Loans for Senegal’s Regional Markets Bank

Khartoum — The Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) signed Tuesday two loan agreements for Banque...

Sudan: Bashir Moves Sudan to Dangerous New Ground

Faced with the most serious protests against his 30-year rule, President Omar al-Bashir's declaration of a state of...

Sudan: Darfur Peace Process At a ‘Standstill’ As Demonstrations Against Sudanese Government Continue

Sudan's President Omar Bashir may have declared a country-wide "cessation of hostilities" but in the face of continuing...

Sudan: Aila Starts His Duties and Meets With Governor of Central Bank

Khartoum — The National Prime Minister, Mohamed Tahir Aila, Monday started carrying out his duties by a meeting...

Sudan: President of the Republic Issues Four Emergency Orders

Photo: IRIN President Omar al-Bashir. Khartoum — President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omar Hassan Ahmed Al-Bashir, Monday...

Sudan: Foreign Minister Leads Sudan Delegation in Arab – European Summit

Khartoum — The Foreign Minister, Dr. Al-Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed, has led Sudan delegation at the Arab -European Summit...

Sudan: Newly Appointed Leaders ‘Seek to Extend Justice’ in Sudan

Khartoum — Following a drastic reshuffle of governmental positions on Friday, President Al Bashir's new vice-president, prime minister,...

Sudan: Fires Destroy Homes and Kill Child in Darfur

Mukjar / Gireida — On Sunday, fires broke out in the eastern displaced camp in Mukjar in Central...

Sudan: State of Emergency – Censorship of Sudanese Newspapers

Khartoum — Banning and censorship of newspapers over the weekend signals that media is the "first to pay...

Sudan: Al Bashir’s Declaration Signals ‘The Beginning of the End’

Khartoum — Political parties, the civil and armed opposition, and civil society organisations critique the announcement of a...

Sudan Uprising – Public Backlash Against State of Emergency

Khartoum State / El Gezira / El Gedaref — Thousands demonstrate in Sudanese cities calling for Al Bashir...

Sudan: U.S. Expresses ‘Deep Concern’ Over Sudan State of Emergency

Photo: IRIN President Omar al-Bashir. By Margaret BesheerThe United States has expressed its “deep concern” about Sudanese President...

Sudan participates in regional workshop on animal resources

Khartoum — Sudan has participated with a delegation headed by the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Animal Resources,...

Weekly Press Columns Digest

The current situation in the Sudan is inflammable, vague and difficult to analyze, said journalist Lina Yagoub in...

Sudan Mourns Artist Ali Ibrahim Allahaw

By Rogia al-ShafeeSudanese were saddened by the demise of popular singer Ali Ibrahim (Allahaw) who has died recently...

Sudan: Vice-President leaves for Niger to participate in Roundtable Conference

By BH/BHKhartoum — Vice President of the Republic Osman Mohammad Yousuf Kibir has left for Niamey, the capital...

Sudan: Qatar Emphasizes Support to Darfur Peace Agreement

Khartoum — The Qatari Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense, Dr. Khalid Mohamed Bin Attia has asserted their...