East Africa: Uganda to Clear Shs150 Billion South Sudan Debts

Parliament has recommended that the government pays outstanding arrears amounting to $41m (Shs150 billion) to 10 Ugandan companies that supplied maize and sorghum to government of South Sudan. The 10 companies, under the Uganda South Sudan Grain Traders and Suppliers Association Ltd, supplied maize and sorghum to 10 South Sudan states under the Strategic Grain

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Sudan: President Bashir Invited to Arab Summit and Maritime Exercise in Saudi Arabia

The President of the Republic, Omar Bashir on Tuesday received an invitation from the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz, to attend the Arab Summit conference set to take place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The president also received another invitation from King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz for participation in the

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Sudan: Chief Justice Says Those Tampering With Public Properties, Misuse Power Be Brought Before Courts of Law

The Chief Justice, Professor Haidar Ahmed Dafalla, on Tuesday stressed that those who tamper with public properties or misuse their power, should be promptly brought before court of law, stressing that the Sudanese justice stands a strong castle against any hint seeking to undermine or debase the judiciary The Chief Justice told a group of

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South Sudan church leaders’ Easter message stands committed to people facing war and hunger

South Sudanese church leaders have said in their Easter message that the Church stays committed to hope and refuses “to yield to fear or indifference” in their troubled homeland where the end of a bitter conflict seems elusive once again. The South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) issued its Easter message on 29 March saying

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Prosecution Directs Filing Criminal Charges against Al-Sadiq Al-Mahdi

Khartoum – The State Security Prosecution has directed filing of criminal charges against Imam Al-Sadiq Al-Mahdi, the Leader of National Umma Party, for dealing and coordinating with rebel armed movements for overthrowing the government. This came after the National Intelligence and Security Service filed a suit at the State Security Prosecution against Al-Sadiq Al-Mahdi and

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Agreement for Providing 50,000 Tons of Sugar

SMC- The Ministry of Industry and Ministry of Finance of Khartoum State have agreed on provision of 50,000 tons of sugar commodity for the period from April-June as the state has completed its preparations for the holy month of Ramadan by contracting on supply of great quantities of consumer goods which have high demand during

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Belarus’ Academy of Sciences signs MoUs with five Sudanese universities

  The National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NASB) has signed memorandums of understanding with five universities from Sudan, BelTA learned from the NASB press service. A Belarusian delegation comprising heads of eight universities has made a visit to Sudan. They signed memorandums with Sudan University of Science and Technology, University of Western Kordofan, University

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Okechukwu Confident Akwa United Will Advance Past Sudan’s Al Hilal

Akwa United striker Okechukwu Gabriel believes the Promise Keepers will advance to the group stages of the CAF Confederation Cup competition at the expense of Sudanese side, Al Hilal, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Abdul Maikaba’s side travel to Sudan to take on a tricky Al Hilal in the first leg of their play-offs tie away on Sunday.

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Sudan: UAE Embassy Hounors Sudanese Athletes

Embassy of the United Arab Emirates has honored Sudanese athletes marveling in the recent Abu Dhabi Special Olympics for persons with special needs in a ceremony organized at the ambassador home here. The athletes had clinched 30 medals in the contest, organized on a regional basis with 33 participating countries, during March 17-23. In an

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Silatech seeks to empower women, youth in 3 nations

Qatar-based NGO Silatech signed yesterday three strategic agreements with international and national partners to economically empower youth in Sudan, Morocco and Somalia, and create job opportunities in their communities. The first is with United Nations Women (UN Women) to build the capacity of women in the Red Sea State and Khartoum State of Sudan. The

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