Sudan: Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development Extends U.S.$199 Million for Khartoum’s Electricity

The Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning signed initially Wednesday an agreement on financing of the Khartoum-Round Electricity Power Line Project at 60 million Kuwaiti Dinars, equivalent to 199 million dollars from the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development. The undersecretary for Planning at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning Abdullah Ibrahim signed

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NISS Director presides CISSA Troika Meeting in Addis Ababa

SMC- The first security meeting was chaired by the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) Mohamed Atta El Mawla Abbas, and head of the African Security and Intelligence Commission (CISSA), the first joint meeting of Troika CISSA and the regional heads of state held on Sunday at the African Union (UN) headquarters in Addis Ababa.

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African-European Summit to participate in theSudan

SMC- The First Deputy Prime Minister, Bakri Hassan Saleh, headed to Cote d’Ivoire to participate in the African-European summit in Abidjan. The summit will discuss the overall relations between African countries and the European Union (EU) and prospects for joint cooperation between Africa and European countries.

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MoU between Sudan and Saudi Arabia to Cooperate in Oil

SMC- The Minister of Oil and Gas Abdul Rahman Othman has received from the Ambassador of Saudi Arabia in Sudan Ali bin Hassan Jafar, a draft memorandum of understanding for cooperation in the field of oil and gas. Saudi Arabia has expressed interest to invest in the oil field in Sudan. The Minister welcomed the

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Soccer fans display huge portrait of Hitler in Sudan

Supporters of Sudan’s Al Hilal Omdurman soccer club displayed a banner with a portrait of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler and the word ‘Holocaust’ during a match over the weekend. According to reports, this incident is a gruesome first for Sub-Saharan Africa. The Fare network, an umbrella organization that advocates social inclusion and fights discrimination in

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South Sudan prepares a conservation and management plan for Boma-Badingilo Migratory Landscape that considers its potential World Heritage values

“Amid ongoing conflict and a financial crisis that has resulted in a surge of poaching, unregulated natural resource extraction and encroachment, it is an urgent necessity to support the protection of the sites that have been identified by the Government of South Sudan as potential World Heritage sites,” said Mr. Umar Alam, Head of the

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Sudan Ready to Host Russian Military Base

Sudan is ready to host a Russian military base on the Red Sea coast because it could help the country fight the smuggling and slave trade, Al-Hadi Hamid, the head of the Defense and Security Committee of the Sudanese Parliament told Sputnik on Tuesday. Sudan Hopes to Deepen Economic Ties With Russia — Officials “I think it will be reasonable and correct

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600 police officers briefed ahead of CAR, S. Sudan deployment

Rwanda National Police (RNP) today starts a three-day deployment of four contingents of 660 officers to Central African Republic and South Sudan in a rotational exercise that will replace the same number in the two peacekeeping missions. Two Formed Police Units (FPU1 and FPU2) and a Protection and Support Unit (PSU), each composed of 140

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US warns South Sudan of new measures if violence doesn’t end

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley is warning South Sudan’s government and rival forces that Washington is ready to pursue additional measures if they don’t take action to end violence, come to the negotiating table and ease the humanitarian crisis in the conflict-wracked country. Haley told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday that “words are no longer

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Sudan: Al – Bashir to Attend Conclusion of School’s Tournament in Kassala State Wednesday

The General Rapporteur of the National schools’ Tournament, Abdulla Ali Abdulla, currently hosted by Kassala state under the motto (let us work for the homeland) has asserted the completion of the conclusion of the activities of the (Sudan’s wedding) the school’s tournament in next Wednesday, in the presence of the President of the Republic, Field

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