Flying Eagles Fails to Qualify for U-20 Afcon
[Premium Times] The Nigerian U-20 team will be absent at the AFCON U-20 Nations Cup in Zambia after the Flying Eagles suffered a shock 3-4 loss to Sudan on Saturday in Lagos.
Sports Papers Seized, Crackdown On Journalists in the Sudans
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Juba -The security service in Sudan cracks down on news media, as the print-runs of two sports newspapers were confiscated on Thursday. Two journalists were summoned or tried in court, while the United Nations urged South Sudan to free a detained journalist.
Displaced Boy Commits Suicide in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -A 14-year-old committed has robbed himself of his life in a camp for displaced people in Zalingei, Central Darfur.
Restructuring Main Item As Sudan Appeal Forces Meet in Paris
[Radio Dabanga] Paris -Meetings between members of the Sudan Appeal forces, which include armed forces, political parties, and civil society groups, are taking place today in the French capital Paris. Leaders insist that the restructuring of their organisation is the main item on the agenda; signing the AUHIP roadmap 'as it is' is not an option.
'Fire Governor of Sinnar State' - Tribal Leaders
[Radio Dabanga] Singa -The leaders of the Rufaa tribes in Sudan's Sinnar state south of Khartoum have demanded the dismissal of the state Governor, El Dhow El Mahi, during a press conference held in Singa on Wednesday.
Palestinian President Concludes Visit to Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -Palestinian President, Mahmud Abbas Abu-Mazen has concluded a three days visiut to Sudan during which he met the President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher and a number of senior government officials.
Council of Ministers Approves Reports On Reform of State Bodies
[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of Ministers, chaired by the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, reviewed in its regular meeting Thursday reports on reform of the state's bodies which was presented at the meeting by the First Vice - President of the Republic and chairman of the higher committee for the state reform program, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih.
Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Reviews Humanitarian File in Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -The Humanitarian Aid Commissioner General, Ahmed Mohammed Adam has disclosed that the humanitarian in Sudan includes deep issues of displacement, reintegration , repatriation of the internally displacd people and other files that needs that need solutions , especially, the country is currently witnesses new influxes from the State of South Sudan following the recent incidents in that country.
Heavy Rains and Flooding Across the Country
[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -In its latest Humanitarian Bulletin, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Sudan reports that the areas of Sudan affected by heavy rains and flash floods include parts of Blue Nile, Kassala, Khartoum, North Darfur, Northern, and South and West Kordofan states.
Dr. Al-Tayeb Haj Attiya Passed Away
[SNA] Khartoum -Dr. Al-Tayeb Haj Attiya, the former General Manager of Sudan News Agency (SUNA), General Director of the Peace Research Institute and lecturer at the University of Khartoum and several Sudanese and foreign Universities passed away Thursday in Khartoum.
Malnutrition Rife in Central Darfur Camps
[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -2016 is proving to the "the worst year since 2010" for malnutrition and disease in the five camps for the displaced at Zalingei in Central Darfur.
West Darfur Cleric Detained for Second Time
[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina -Security authorities in the West Darfur capital El Geneina arrested Muslim cleric, Sheikh Yousif Abdullah Abakar, for the second time last week. Witnesses say the Sheikh was transferred to Khartoum on Sunday.
Concern Over Permits Among Tea Sellers in Sudanese Capital
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Khartoum's women tea sellers are concerned about a decision issued by the Commissioner of Khartoum locality to withdraw their permits to sell tea along Nile Street, the boulevard that follows the Blue Nile.
Hassabo Affirms Gov't's Keenness to Consolidate Its Relations With Belarus
[SNA] Khartoum -Vice - President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, has affirmed Sudan keenness to consolidate its relations with Belarus for the interest of the two countries.
The National Assembly Underlines Need to Fill in Any Gap in the Sudan Child Act
[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Social Affairs Committee at the National Assembly, Mohamed Hamid Al Shaib, has underlined the need to fill in any gap in the Child Act to avoid any loopholes so as to ensure the protection for children and to toughen penalties on those committing abuses.
Abu Mazin - People and Government of Palestinian Appreciate Sudan's Support for the Palestinian Cause
[SNA] Khartoum -The Palestinian President Mahmoud Abass Abu Mazin has met at his residence at Corinthia Hotel, with the First Vice President, Lt Gen Bakri Hassan Salih, and reviewed with him historic relations between Palestine and the Sudan.
Hassabo Informed On Overall Situations in Sennar State
[SNA] Khartoum -Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohammed Abdul-Rahman met in the Republican Palace , Wednesday, with Wali (governor) of Sennar State, Al-Dau Mohammed Al-Mahi.
President Abu-Mazin Receives Ibrahim Mahmoud
[SNA] Khartoum -The Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas Abu-Mazin, received Wednesday at his residence in Corinthia Hotel the Assistant of the President of the Republic and the Deputy Chairman of the National Congress for Party's Affairs, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid.
Sadomba - I'm Happy to Be Back At Hilal
[CAF] Fans of Sudanese giants, El Hilal were presented with their biggest surprise of the year, with news of the return of striker Edward Sadomba to their fold last June.
Sudanese Pound Hits Record Low Against U.S. Dollar
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Tuesday saw the Sudanese Pound (SDG) drop to a record low against the US Dollar, as demand for greenbacks outstripped supply on the parallel market.