6,000 Antiquities Sites Discovered in Sudan as Part of Qatari Archeological Project

SMC- The general coordinator of the Qatari archaeological project in Sudan, Salah Mohamed Ahmed disclosure that more than 6,000 new antiquities sites have been discovered within the project during the past three years. Speaking to SMC, Salah said that more than 1,000 of the discovered artifact are suitable for display at museums, explaining that the

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Zuckerberg to meet with U.S. lawmakers Monday: sources

Facebook Inc Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg will hold meetings with some U.S. lawmakers on Monday, a day before he is due to appear at Congressional hearings over a political consultancy’s use of customer data, two congressional aides said on Sunday. The planned meetings at Capitol Hill are expected to continue through Monday afternoon and

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Yobe To Partner Sudanese College On Medical Training

Yobe State Governor Ibrahim Gaidam has said that the state government will collaborate with Al-Madain College of Medical Sciences and Technology, a newly established university in the Sudan, to train more Yobe students  in medicine studies ,electronics engineering and architecture. The Governor revealed this recently  when he received the Chancellor of the university, Dr. Abdallah

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U.N. Security Council to meet on Monday after Syria attack

The United Nations Security Council will meet on Monday following rival requests by Russia and the United States after a deadly chemical attack in Syria and a warning by U.S. President Donald Trump that there would be a “big price to pay.” Russia called for a meeting of the 15-member council on “international threats to

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African Student Association brings the community closer to Africa

Students and guests took their seats in the North Pod of the Memorial Union in preparation for the African Student Association’s (AFSA) East African Night. The event took place on Tuesday, April 3 at 6 p.m. Many members of AFSA arrived early to help set up decorations, organize chairs and tables, prepare food and plan

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African Night 2018 is a booming success

It takes a village.” This was the theme of Iowa State’s 2018 African Night. The night was emceed by King Drewwskyy, who riled the crowd throughout the night between events and shouted out the home countries of the African students in attendance. The keynote speaker and senior lecturer in economics, Ebby Luvaga, spoke the importance

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CAR President pays tribute to Genocide victims

The President of Central African Republic (CAR), Faustin Archange Touadera, on Saturday joined the Rwandan peacekeepers and members of the Rwandan community in his country in activities to mark the 24th commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. In his commemoration message delivered by the Prime Minister Patrice Sarandji, President Touadera, who lit the

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Sudan to Attend “Gulf Shield-1”

SMC- Sudan’s Defence Minister Awad Ibn Ouf has received an invitation from Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to attend the closing ceremony of the joint military exercise “Gulf Shield-1”. Ibu Ouf on Sunday received the Saudi Ambassador to Khartoum Ali Hassan Ja’afar who handed him over a written letter from the Crown Prince

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Islamic Development Bank grants $63.3 million to Sudan

A grant agreement worth $63.3 million for the establishment of facilities and services in South Darfur, Western Sudan, was signed by the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) in Tunis on Saturday. Fluctuations on the foreign currency black market forced the Sudanese central bank to twice devalue the pound since January. The pound hit an all-time low

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