Cholera Still Spreading
[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / El Gezira / Sennar / Northern State -At least ten Darfuris died of cholera last week. A joint UN-Sudanese mission visited Central Darfur "to report on gaps and challenges in the Acute Watery Diarrhoea response activities". New cases have been recorded south of Khartoum, in eastern Sudan, and in the Northern State.
Human Trafficking Crimes Increasing in the East'
[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan / Kassala / Wad Madani -Residents of Red Sea state in eastern Sudan reported an increase in crimes concerning refugees and asylum seekers, including kidnappings, in the region.
Cholera Leaves 15 Dead in West Dafur Camp
[Radio Dabanga] Murnei / Ed Damazin / Singa / El Mahas -Fifteen people died of cholera while 18 others have been infected in Murnei, West Darfur, in the past three days. The disease made its first appearance in the southern part of El Mahas in Northern State.
Cholera - New Deaths and Infections Across the Country
[Radio Dabanga] Singa / El Gedaref / Sennar -Singa Hospital in Sudan's Sennar received 16 new cases of cholera during the first half of this week. A woman has died before she could be transferred to hospital, and nine others were infected with cholera at El Matateib in North Delta locality in Sudan's Kassala state.
Education Sector Threatens With Strike
[Radio Dabanga] Babanusa / El Fasher -Workers in West Kordofan and North Darfur demand the payment of grants which the Sudanese government promised to employees in the education sector in June.
President Bashir Arrived in Kigali for the Inauguration Ceremony
[SNA] Kigali -The President of the Republic, Omar Bashir, on Friday attended the inauguration ceremony of President Paul Kagame, in the presence of 21 heads of state and government.
Ethiopian Premier Meets VP
[SNA] Khartoum -The Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn met at his residence in Corinthia Hotel in Khartoum, Thursday, wih the Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman and discussed progress bilateral relations and ways of boosting them further in a way that serves interests of the two brotherly people.
Sudanese and Ethiopian Ministers of Information Discuss Aspects of Joint Cooperation in Media
[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal discussed with his Ethiopian counterpart, Negeri Lencho, cooperation in media between Sudan and Ethiopia.
FVP Chairs Meeting of Ministerial Sectors
[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih , presided over , Thursday , meeting of his deputies and the Cabinet' Sector.
UN High Commissioner Concludes Visit
[SNA] Khartoum -The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Filippo Grandi, left the Country, Thursday, concluding a two-day visit.
Higher Council of Sudanese Communities Abroad to Launch Forum Saturday
[SNA] Khartoum -The Activation Forum of the Higher Council of the Sudanese Communities Abroad will launch next Saturday, its activities at the Organ for the Affairs of Sudanese Working Abroad, under the auspices of Ahmed Saad Omar, the Minister of the Ministry of tCouncil of Ministers and the Secretary General of the Expatriates Organ Dr. Karar Al-Tuhami, with the participation of the ministries of interior, the Social welfare and the relevant bodies.
4th Forum Gum Arabic Next Sunday At Holiday Villa
[SNA] Khartoum -The United Company for Advanced Projects Ltd, organizes the 4th Khartoum Gum Arabic Forum, which will be held on Sunday 20 of current August, in Holiday Villa at 9:30 am and will be honored by the Minister of Trade.
Desalgen - Sudanese-Ethiopian Relations Distinguished and Deeply Rooted
[SNA] Khartoum -The Ethiopian Prime Minister, Haile Mariam Desalgen has described the Sudanese-Ethiopian bilateral relations as distinguished and deeply rooted.
Al-Basher - Sudan and Ethiopia Share Identical Viewpoints
[SNA] Khartoum -President of the republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher has disclosed that Sudan and Ethiopia shared identical viewpoints and strong political will to develop their bilateral relations towards integration in all fields.
President of the Republic to Head to Kigali Friday to Partake in Kagame's Inauguration Ceremony
[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir leaves, on Friday to Kigali, Capital of Rwanda, on a one-day visit to take part in inauguration of Rwandan President, Paul Kagame.
Ethiopia Prime Minister Delivers a Lecture On Horn of Africa - Possibility of an Economic Community
[SNA] Khartoum -Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalign, on Thursday delivered a lecture in Khartoum under the theme of "Horn of African: The possibilities of an Economic Community," where he reaffirmed the importance of establishing an economic community of the Horn of African comprising the Sudan, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Eritrea and Somalia.
Conduction of First Exploratory Operation At IBN Al-Nafis Heart Surgery Center
[SNA] Khartoum -The Consultant of Cardiac Surgery, Dr. Salah Al-Basha, has conducted, Thursday, the first operation of an exploratory catheterization at Ibn al-Nafis Center for Cardiothoracic Surgery at Omdurman Teaching Hospital.
Korean FM Affirms Keenness to Cement Partnership With Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour has received a thank-you letter from the Korean newly appointed Foreign Minister, Kang Kyung-wha in response to a message Prof. Ghandour sent to her earlier.
Prof. Ghandour Meets Ethiopian State Minister for Foreign Affairs
[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour met, Thursday, at his office, the Ethiopian State Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the side lines of the Ethiopian Prime Minister visit to Sudan.
Date Set for Student's Murder Verdict
[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Criminal Court of Khartoum North has said that it will deliver its verdict in the case of Asim Omar, a student at Khartoum University who is facing capital charges for allegedly killing a policeman, on Tuesday August 29.