Sudan’s army chief visits Ethiopian capital

SMC- The Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) Chief of General Staff, Ltd General Emad al-Din Adawi has delivered a message from the Sudanese President Omar Al Bashir to the Ethiopian Prime Minister on Monday. Adawi has visited capital Addis Ababa on Monday, and held talks with the Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in the capital, during which

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Oprah Winfrey Gives Empowering Speech at Golden Globes

Oprah Winfrey accepted the 2018 Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award at the GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS tonight, January 7, 2018. This is an honorary award bestowed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment. Oprah, who produced both the 2005 and 2015 revival of THE COLOR PURPLE on Broadway,

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Sudan Scholars Association: Genius of nation made the Sudanese society create Khalawi and host the reciters of Holy Quran

Professor Ibrahim Al-Karouri, Secretary-General of the Sudan Scholars Association, said that the genius of the nation has made the Sudanese society create of the khalawi (Quranic schools) and host the reciters of the Holy Book of Allah . He said in a press statement to SUNA, Monday, that the activities of the Khartoum International Award

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Thousands killed and displaced by devastating storm in Madagascar

A cyclone that hit eastern Madagascar over the weekend killed at least 29 people and injured three others while two people were reported missing, authorities said on Monday. Tropical Cyclone Ava passed through Madagascar on Friday and Saturday, hitting mostly the eastern coast of the island with wind speeds of between 140-190 kph (87-119 mph).

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U.S. ending special protections for Salvadoran immigrants

The Trump administration said Monday it is ending special protections for Salvadoran immigrants, an action that could force nearly 200,000 to leave the U.S. by September 2019 or face deportation. El Salvador is the fourth country whose citizens have lost Temporary Protected Status under President Donald Trump. Salvadorans have been, by far, the largest beneficiaries

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(Feature)South Sudan’s female basketball player defies obstacles to become good coach

Suzan Awal Samuel, a talented basketball player from South Sudan, has nurtured her skills in the elite sporting genre since her childhood days despite fierce resistance from her patriarchal society that hardly recognize the positive contributions of the girl child. The 25-year-old has an undying love for basketball compared to other sports she played since

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South Sudan declares former army chief a rebel, accuses him of attacks

The South Sudanese government on Monday declared army chief of staff General Paul Malong a rebel and accused him of being behind a series of attacks last week. Malong, who had led President Salva Kiir’s campaign against rebels, has been under house arrest since May after Kiir sacked him following a string of military resignations

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Egypt: Shoukry – Egypt Did Not Ask Ethiopia to Exclude Sudan From Negotiations On Renaissance Dam

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry stressed that Egypt did not ask Ethiopia to exclude Sudan from negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. During a phone call on Sunday 7/1/2018 with ON TV program’s Kol Youm of media anchor Amr Adib, Shoukry said he phoned the Sudanese foreign minister after his visit to Addis Ababa to

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Statement by Commissioner Smail Chergui at the 13th Ordinary meeting of African chiefs of defence staff and heads of safety and security, within the framework of the 10th ordinary meeting of the specialised technical committee on defence, safety and security

Chairperson of the African Chiefs of Defence Staff and Heads of Safety and Security, General David Muhoozi, – Members of the Bureau of the Specialized Technical Committee on Defence, Safety and Security, – Generals and Representatives of Member States, – Representatives of Regional Economic Communities/Regional Mechanisms, – Ladies and Gentlemen I have the honour, on

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Germany allocates $98m to development projects in Sudan

Germany will allocate €82 million ($98.4 million) to support developmental projects in Sudan this year, Khartoum announced yesterday. Sudanese Minister of International Cooperation, Idris Suleiman, said the two countries signed an agreement to reconstruct the states of Darfur, west worth €6 million ($7.17 million). This, he said, aims to support vocational schools by providing technical

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