TFF to unveil Challenge Cup squad after Benin tour

The Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), Information and Communications Officer, Alfred Lucas disclosed yesterday in Dar es Salaam that the team which will take part in the Senior Challenge Cup will be named upon a return of Taifa Stars players who are in Benin for an international friendly match. The Senior Challenge Cup is scheduled to

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Prophet Bushiri rallies South Sudanese together: Prays for their peace, unity

The streets are full of young people, most not in school uniforms, but rather in military gear and some cruising the streets aboard military vans flashing deadly weapons. Welcome to the capital of Africa’s newest country, South Sudan, which boasts a population of no more than 10 million people. Since its independence from mainland Sudan

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Commerce Office of North Dakota Publishes Report on Sanctions Lifting

SMC-  The Commerce Office of North Dakota on 1/11/2017 published the report of the decision to lift US sanctions on Sudan; the report said that the United States has permanently lifted the sanctions imposed on Sudan last month in an attempt to recognize the positive changes made by Sudan in the files of terrorism and

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US Embassy: We Will Urge US Government to Support Stability Blue Nile

SMC- The Deputy Charge d’Affaires of the US Embassy in Khartoum, Evin Massanga, said during his meeting with the governor of the Blue Nile, Hussein Yassin Hamad, in the state of Damazin, that he will convey to his government in Washington the importance of supporting peace and stability in the state. The Governor of the

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Sudan: Embassies Banned From Carrying Procedure Related to Kidney Transplantation to Sudanese

 The Advisory Council for kidney diseases and surgery, chaired by the Federal Health Minister, Bahar Iddris Abu Garda, has issued a decision preventing all the Sudanese embassies abroad, including the Sudan’s Embassy in Cairo, from carrying out any procedure that related to the kidney’s transplant operations, considering that to be part of duties of the

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Syrian army, allies, take last IS stronghold in Syria: commander

“The last stronghold of Daesh (Islamic State), Albu Kamal, is free of the Daesh organization,” said the commander in the military alliance supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Islamic State has been all but destroyed over the past two years. At the height of its power in 2015, it ruled an expanse of Iraq and Syria,

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Syria in ruins A Canadian photojournalist captures scenes from Syria’s second-largest city before reconstruction gets underway

The dust has settled on the ruins of the old city of Aleppo since the government of Bashar al-Assad re-took control over Syria’s second largest city in December, 2016.  The old town of Aleppo, designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1986, is now a field of ruins populated by stray cats and people milling

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Sudan Canada Discuss Enhancing Bilateral Relations

SMC- Undersecretary Sudanese Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Abdul Ghani Al-Naeem discussed with Canadian Deputy Director General for South and Eastern Africa Affairs Marc Andre on Wednesday ways to enhance bilateral relations and cooperation in various fields. During the meeting, al-Naeem gave an explanation on the recent political and economic developments in Sudan, which enabled it to

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Sudan: Bakri Affirms Sudan Support to Islamic and Arab Causes

 The First Vice-President and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh, has affirmed Sudan support to all Islamic and Arab causes. Lt. Gen. Saleh, received Wednesday at the Presidential Palace the delegation of the International Arab Workers Trade Unions Federation has reiterated Sudan keenness for the unity of Arab ranks and its seriousness to

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Sudan: FM Confers With Western Envoys to Sudan

 The minister for Foreign Affairs on Wednesday met with UK, Norway and USA envoys to Sudan and South Sudan as well as US charge D’Affaires to the Sudan, UK and Norway ambassadors to the country and in the presence of the head of the peace department and humanitarian affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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