Final round of Chinese Bridge language contest held in Sudan

The final round of the Chinese proficiency competition for foreign college students was held Thursday at the headquarters of Sudan National Petroleum Corporation. The competition, known as the Sudanese regional contest of the 17th “Chinese Bridge” Competition, brought together 12 contestants from three major Sudanese universities, including Khartoum, Bahri and Karary universities besides Confucius Institute

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Kiir appoints Dier Ngor as governor of S. Sudan’s central bank

South Sudan has appointed Dier Ngor as its new central bank governor, President Salva Kiir said in a statement. The statement, seen by Reuters on Thursday, said Kiir had also appointed Albino Othow as the first deputy governor. It gave no reason for the removal of their predecessors. The former governor Othom Roga Ajak who

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Nigerian diplomat found dead in Sudan capital

A Nigerian diplomat has been found dead at his home in Khartoum, Nigeria’s government and Sudanese police said Thursday, with the latter investigating what it called a “criminal act”. “An employee in the consular section of the Nigerian embassy was found dead at his home in Khartoum,” Sudanese police said in a statement. “Preliminary investigation

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